Student Housing

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CEU's student housing partner in Vienna is OeAD Student Housing. OeAD is the Austrian state agency for international mobility and cooperation in education, science and research.

CEU provides accommodation in OeAD student housing facilities for MA students whose financial aid award covers housing, and for BA students on a fee paying basis.

Housing arrangements for BA students

First-year students are required to live in an OeAD student housing facility provided by CEU on a fee paying basis for the first year of studies.

The facility has furnished single rooms (12-17 m2) in a living community consisting an average of 3 rooms. Free wifi, cleaning, personal kitchen box (dishes, cutlery and cookware), TV-port, telephone (passive or calling card), bedding (blanket, pillow, bed linen) comes with the room.  The facility includes laundry (fee is charged) bicycle storage space communal space, gym. The facility is  ~ 10 min from the city center by public transport,  ~ 1 min walk from the metro station and ~ 20 min from CEU main campus by public transport.

Information about reserving accommodation will be uploaded on this site soon.  

Housing arrangements for MA and PhD students

CEU provides accommodation in OeAD student housing facilities for MA students whose financial aid award covers housing.

MA and PhD students who have not been offered housing as part of their financial aid package should arrange their own accommodation. MA and PhD students not in receipt of a financial aid package covering housing but who still wish to stay in OeAD student housing residences are advised to contact OeAD Student Housing directly with their reservation requests.

More about OEAD facilities:

Online application: (please indicate Central European University in the Study details section)

For more information about living in Vienna please click on the link below. Please note that some information provided here are relevant only for students staying in OeAD student housing residences (picking up keys, leaving procedure etc): Living in Vienna

Vienna offers student dormitories for various needs and preferences. Please find a list of dormitories/ housing providers below should you prefer to check other possibilities. Please note that some dormitories might request the CEU acceptance offer when applying for a room.

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