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1st Way Campus

1.73 acre site located at First Way

First Way Campus will be a £100m purpose built, 678 bed student campus scheme which also provides academic and flexible work space. It is located close to Wembley stadium, London. the site is located in the heart of the Wembley park regeneration area. planning was secured for this scheme in December 2017.

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Quality student development in the heart of the Wembley Park

First Way Campus, located opposite England’s national football stadium, is a 678-bed student residential scheme with 37,000 square feet of further office space and educational facilities for the University Campus of Football Business (UCFB) that will be owned and operated by UNITE

The 678 student residences consist of a mix of studios, dudios, trudios and 5-bed cluster apartments. UCFB has taken a 10-year nominations agreement on 402 of the student residences.

Accommodation at First Way also includes a student’s union, gym, sports lab, canteen and library for UCFB with student terraces and rooftop pavilions.

There will also be 25,000 square feet of office space available to rent on the open market.

When completed, the regeneration in the area will have topped £2.5billion, producing 4,850 new homes, 650,000 sq ft of offices, two new hotels and a seven-acre public park.

Local leisure offerings include the national football stadium, Wembley, the SSE arena and BOXPARK Wembley, a multi-food and beverage operation.

First way is extremely well connected to Greater London. The overground from Wembley Park Station connects to Marylebone in 14 minutes and is 20–25 minutes from Kings Cross and Euston. The Metropolitan and Jubilee Lines, which connect Wembley to Baker Street in just 12 minutes, serve Wembley Park Station.

678 student residences consist of a mix of studios, dudios, trudios and 5-bed cluster apartments.

The University College of Football Business has taken a 10-year nominations agreement on 402 of the student residences.


Project Team

  • Funding Partner: Unite Students
  • Main contractor: Bowmer & Kirkland
  • Architect: CZWG
  • Planning Consultant: Lichfields
  • Project Manager: Henry Riley LLP
  • Cost Consultant: Henry Riley LLP
  • Landscape Architect: Exterior Architecture
  • Structural Engineer: Fluid
  • Mechanical & Electrical: ESP
  • Transport: AECOM

Facts and Figures

First Way Campus

196k sq ft

Total Square Feet

678

Student Residential Units

438

Modular Student Residential Units

25k sq ft

Commercial Space

£98m

Development Value

Q2 2020

Due for Completion

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Location

Wembley, London HA9 0JD

Timeline

Key milestones

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June 2018

Planning Approved

Q3 2020 (Estimated)

Construction Commences

Q4 2020 (Estimated)

Project Completion

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