The student accommodation at SRM is a "home away from home".
There are separate hostels for men and women on the campus, with all the necessary facilities for study and recreation. The rooms are neatly spaced with furniture and study tables. Hostels are well equipped with modern kitchens serving vegetarian and non-vegetarian food.
Besides hostel dining facility, there are food outlets and cafes too, open 12 to 15 hours a day, offering fast-food, pastries, juice and ice cream.
A staff quarters is also available at the main Kattankulathur campus to house 120 staff and their families.