In order to make the most of your time in Venice, it is important to feel secure and comfortable in your accommodation.

International students are often concerned about where they will live.

Don’t panic: there is a variety of accommodations available, listed here below.



Venice apartment


Iuav, together with StudyInVenice partners, has created a web platform dedicated to finding student apartments in Venice historic center, where all the useful information is available for students looking for a home in Venice and for owners who have a property available and would like rent it:




ESU Venezia


A regional organisation called ESU Venezia - that manages the student residences and canteens - reserves places in residences for students regularly enroling at University or attending an exchange programme.

Students can apply for vacant places upon or prior to their arrival in Venice. 


You can find ESU offices at:

Rio Novo, Dorsoduro 3439/a, 30123 Venice


For further info on ESU residences:

benefici@esuvenezia.it; 041 2727117/108/109


For further info on ESU canteens:

ristorazione@esuvenezia.it; 041 2727119



university residences


Crociferi Residence

The restoration, coordinated by Iuav, of the Crociferi university residence has made possible to build 255 accommodation units equipped with high efficiency and high quality technology solutions.

This residence is facing on Campo dei Gesuiti in the Venetian district of Cannaregio.


For further info and reservations:



Santa Marta Residence

The Santa Marta residence is the result of the collaboration between Camplus and Ca’ Foscari, University of Venice. There are both single and double rooms, with kitchenette and private bathroom. This residence is close to our Santa Marta buildings where lessons take place.


For further info and reservations:






If you are looking for a private accommodation, we advise you to book a room for few days/one week in one of the cheapest hotels located in Venezia-Mestre.

For all these hotels, we suggest you to book saying you are a member of the Iuav community.

In particular we suggest you:


> Anda Venice Hostel

Via Ortigara 10, Venice Mestre



> AO Hotel Venezia-Mestre

Via Ca’ Marcello, Venice Mestre



> Hotel Ghostell srl Generator Venice

Fondamenta della Croce 84/86, Venice





UniversitÓ Iuav di Venezia

Student recruitment and orientation service

Campo della Lana 601 – 30135 Venice

Tel. +39 041 257 1448 - 1788