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Accommodation

The University of Salzburg does not have any special agreements with accommodation providers or own any student residence halls and can only help you in finding accommodation by providing the following information.

The University cannot be held responsible for any problems arising from the below mentioned suggestions.

OeAD student housing

Housing service (booking fees)

OeAD student housing arranges accommodation in ten different student halls of residence with different room categories and rental prices. The rooms are fully furnished; additional furnishings may vary. You should register online via the internet database as early as possible.

More information: Website

Important!

  • Students can register with OeAD hstudent housing without uploading a certificate of admission from the University of Salzburg.
  • The registration for accommodation can only be processed after payment of the registration fee.  
  • The booking is only binding after payment of the deposit. The deposit must be received in full. Possible bank charges must therefore be taken into account during payment.

Address: OeAD student housing, Kaigasse 28/3, 5020 Salzburg, Austria.
Contact details:
Tel: +4366280444901
Email: housing-salzburg(at)oead.at

Other student halls of residence

Get in touch with other student dormitories directly. 

A list of all student halls of residence can be found on the website of the Austrian Student Union (ÖH).

Shared or private apartments

Apartment advertisements on the Austrian Student Union (Salzburg) website

Important! "WG" or "Wohngemeinschaft" means shared apartment

WG-Gesucht.de
Apartment advertisements on the Salzburger Nachrichten (local newspaper) website

Temporary or short-term accommodation

Students: If you don't find suitable accommodation by means of the above mentioned services, you can of course come to Salzburg and stay in a youth hostel for the first few days. You are likely to find a room in a shared appartment on the spot upon arrival. Although it might seem to be a risky method of searching for accommodation, most students finally succeed in finding a suitable place.

If you need temporary housing prior to moving into your confimed accommodation, the local youth hostels are an inexpensive alternative to hotels.

List of youth hostels in Salzburg

Guesthouse (Salzburger Studentenwerk)

Students who require temporary accomodation or persons involved in short-term academic training can book their accommodation through the Guesthouse (Salzburger Studentenwerk)

Reservations: Billrothstraße 10-18, 5020 Salzburg
Tel: +43662930300
Email: office(at)guesthouse.at

Hotels

A complete hotel map (location, facilities, prices) is available online at www.salzburg.info or free of charge at the Tourist Information Centre

Tel: +4366288987314
Email: hotels(at)salzburg.info

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