The student accommodation services offer centrally located furnished flats and rooms for rent on short leases. You can also find rooms in halls of residence close to the campus. Accommodation managed by official services guarantee quality, safety and hygiene. Furthermore, if you find your accommodation through these services you can avoid being the victim of abusive practices.
The Barcelona University Centre (BCU) is an official service that helps 3,000 people a year to find accommodation in Barcelona. It has an accommodation bank of 15,000 beds in flats and rooms. The service finds the best deal for each student, goes with him or her to view the accommodation and processes the rental agreement.
The BCU serves the academic and research community of Barcelona universities (UB, UAB, UPC, UPF, URL, UIC, UVic-UCC and UAO). The universities also offer accommodation in student residences and apartments and halls of residence.
The universities of Girona, Lleida and Tarragona also have student services that find accommodation in student residences and apartments and in flats and rooms for rent in Girona, Lleida and Tarragona.