East 15 Acting School

Information for new students

Information for New Students

What you need to know...

Congratulations and welcome to East 15 Acting School!

We are so excited that you are joining East 15 Acting School for your training. In order to get yourself ready for your time with us, there are a number of key things you will need to know. The majority of this information will also be sent to you personally in emails either from us, or from University teams. 

Life at East 15

Accommodation - Loughton

Our Loughton East 15 students live and study in the local area and our Student Services Team are here to help with any questions you may have. Choose between a shared house, living with a landlord or letting a whole house.

If you have any questions, or want to be linked up with fellow students looking to share housing, contact our Student Services Team.

You can also meet further Loughton Campus 2023-24 new starters in the Loughton Accommodation Facebook Group.

View a list of all local letting agencies.

Accommodation - Southend

University Square is the on-site accommodation at our Southend Campus. Just a 2 minute walk to the main Gateway Building and Town Centre and a 5 minute walk to our Clifftown Theatre, University Square flats all have en suite bathrooms and shared kitchens. There is also a large common room, launderette and courtyard.

Find out more about applying for on-site accommodation.


You can start your University registration online. 

When you register, you become an official member of our Community and get full access to our facilities and services. 

Welcome Week

Welcome Week 2022:

Monday 2 October - Friday 6 October 2023

Attendance during Welcome Week is compulsory for new students, including students progressing from Cert HE to undergraduate degree programmes, and undergraduate to postgraduate degrees.

Equipment Lists and Preparation

BA Acting & Stage Combat
BA Acting & Stage Combat
BA Acting & Community Theatre
BA Acting & Community Theatre