The Housing Office

If you book through the Housing Office of the University of St.Gallen you will benefit in several ways. All the rooms and studios are furnished and the kitchens are all fully equipped.

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Housing Office

Deadline for Housing: 31st of May

After the deadline, please contact the office by email to ask if there are still any accommodation available:


Our accommodations

All bedrooms have modern furnishings and offer the following interiors:

Single bed with mattress
wardrobe, desk with chair and table lamp
pillow, duvet and bed linen
  (Benefit: Bedlinen can be given to an external
  company for laundering every two weeks, free
  of charge)

WLAN/WiFi in all rooms

Communal laundry room with washing and tumbler, mostly free of charge

caretaker on hand for minor repairs to properties

Important: Towels are not provided


Rental price includes:

• Electricity, heating and water
• Television fees
• Washing machine and tumble dryer (mostly free)
• Cleaning of general areas by external cleaning
• No rental deposit



Kitchens are fully equipped with:
• Cooker and fridge
• Microwave
• Electric Kettle, pans, crockery and cutlery
• Cleaning equipment (hoover, mop, etc.)
• Starter kit with cleaning products


Exchange Students - Organisational Matters

Housing application
If you want to apply for housing through the University, you must complete the housing application in your Mobility-Online account by the deadline and include a copy of the bank transfer confirmation for the non-refundable application fee of CHF 250.-.

The housing office organises a private liability insurance for its students who do not already have one. The insurance covers bodily injury and damages suffered by a third party as a result of your behaviour in your private life. The insurance also covers financial losses where these are attributable to an insured person or property damage.