Finding the right place to stay is definitely one of the topics most incoming students are concerned about. You may opt for a student dormitory, a rental apartment or an apartment which you share with others, depending on your needs and taste. Since the UAS BFI Vienna is very well connected to the public transport system you can choose to stay close to the university or in another district.

Please note that there are two locations of the UAS BFI Vienna when searching for your accommodation.

The main building is situated at:
Wohlmutstrasse 22
1020 Vienna (Underground station: Messe Prater)

Our second location is at the new

Media Quarter Marx (MQM)
Maria Jakobi Gasse 1/3.4
1030 Vienna (Underground station: Schlachthausgasse, Train station: St. Marx)

At this address the courses of the following study programs take place:

Please note that we cannot make direct accommodation arrangements for you but only provide recommendations. You can generally choose between two types of accommodation, student dormitories and private accommodation.

Student Dormitories

The OeAD-Housing Office
The OeAD Housing Office offers student dorms in various areas of the city of Vienna. The registration deadline for the winter semester is 15 August, for summer semester 15 January. Please make sure you book in time for the semester.
If you rent a room in a student dormitory of the OeAD the key has to be picked up at their office (Ebendorferstrasse 7, 1010 Vienna). Please take this into consideration when booking your flight. You can also ask your buddy, if he/she can help you.

The “OeAD-Guesthouse MOLKEREISTRASSE” is a modern student guest house just around the corner from the main location of the UAS BFI Vienna. In order to book a room please consult the OeAD-Housing Office.

Österreichische Hochschüler_innenschaft:
The Austrian student’s union offers a list of all student dorms in Vienna and Austria.

Student Housing Management:
DORMY is a professional booking platform, which allows you to search for your room in all available dormitories in Vienna in just one step. Your booking will be confirmed within a maximum of 2 working days and DORMY takes care of the entire booking procedure.

The FIZZ, furnished apartments for students:

Private Accomodation
Sharing a flat with other students may be another option.
Common websites to search for a shared flat are:

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