The accommodation options for students at the University of Oviedo are multiple and adjusted to different budgets and lifestyles. A small region like Asturias offers its students a high quality of life and more affordable accommodation and living costs than those of the big cities.
Halls of Residence
The University of Oviedo offers its students two exceptional halls of residence and residence halls to ensure a comfortable and fully integrated stay in university life.
In Oviedo, on the Campus de los Catalanes, there are the Colegio Mayor San Gregorio, the Colegio Mayor América and the Residencia Altamira Residence hall, the latter for visiting professors and postgraduates. These accommodations are in a privileged environment with large green areas in front of the Winter Park, and with the university sports facilities next to it, as well as being close to the historic centre of the city. The halls of residence offer the best accommodation with cleaning service, meals, Wifi connection for all members of the university community, as well as for students, teachers and administration and services staff from other universities that belong to eduroam.
On the Mieres campus, , the university residence offers modern accommodation, with 112 beds in rooms and studios. The building, which has library services, computer room, self-service restaurant and Wifi in all areas, is located next to the teaching, research and sports facilities of the campus, just a few minutes' walk from the city centre and opposite the bus station
On the Gijón Campus, there are plans to build a modern facility that will provide 200 accommodation places for students on the campus.
For more information about these residences, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 985 10 95 65 / 985 10 95 12.
Accommodation for international students
Homestay programme for international students enrolled in Spanish courses at La Casa de las Lenguas.
Moving to another country involves a drastic change of environment and customs. International students enrolled in Spanish courses at La Casa de las Lenguas of the University of Oviedo have the option of being hosted by an Asturian family during their stay in Spain. The International Relations Office provides guidance to students seeking accommodation.
Flats or rooms available for rent: https://sies.uniovi.es/alojamientos-jsf/web/login.faces
In addition to the above options, different institutions and city councils have specific accommodation options for students, such as Fundoma or Gijón City Council. In the latter case, the municipality offers a series of accommodation options and grants, especially for long-term stays.
- Plan Convive (accommodation for the elderly).
- Comparte-Joven Programme (accommodation in shared flats).
- Aid for renting (financial aid for renting a home).
- Website of the Municipal Housing Company of Gijón..