Find your university housing
The University of Barcelona offers a range of accommodation options, enabling you to find the best match for your needs and expectations.
UB halls of residence
The University of Barcelona is the only public university in Catalonia to operate its own halls of residence, which in addition to accommodation and meals offer students an environment in which to broaden their personal, cultural and scientific horizons.
The University of Barcelona halls of residence provide accommodation and meals seven days a week, but we also aim to do much more. We want those of you who choose to stay with us to experience university life in the best possible company, alongside other students who are likely to become lifelong friends. We strive for excellence, so strong academic performance is required for admission and for prolonging your stay with us.
We are defined by our philosophy: to prepare you for success in your personal and professional lives. We offer a diverse environment in which you will develop key skills for your future, arranging a wide variety of activities to enjoy with fellow residents: sport, music, dance, theatre, language exchange, debates, talks, round table discussions, and more.
The result is a community that nurtures individual and collective growth, building strong and lasting relationships. As residents you will form a close group that transcends generational and disciplinary boundaries, working together for the benefit of all and sharing an experience that will remain with you for the rest of your lives.
Affiliated halls of residence
Students may choose from a range of halls of residence affiliated to the University of Barcelona.
Private university residences
Private residences offer special rates and other advantages to University of Barcelona students. Find out more.