Students are responsible for their own accommodation arrangements. UPF does not have on-campus halls of residence or dormitories.

Information on accommodation options is available from UPF is a centrally located, urban university. Most courses will take place at the Ciutadella campus, and some at the Communication campus. The two are connected by a 10-minute tram ride.

An interactive map of the campuses, showing their respective locations and buildings, is available from

Our office can provide information on the Barcelona University Centre service (which offers a wide range of accommodation, including flats, single rooms in flats, provisional accommodation, etc.), as well as contact details for halls of residence and dormitories conveniently located close to our campuses (special rates are available for UPF students).

Information on public transport, estimated costs of living and the climate can be found here, along with useful telephone numbers and contact details, and other practical advice to help you prepare for a successful stay in Barcelona.