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Location of Sais

SAIS is the Student Accommodation and Information Service which is a joint collaboration project between the "Fondazione CEUR" (European Centre for University and Research) and the Alma Mater University of Bologna.

Each year it provides help in finding accommodation to international students offering a wide range of possibilities which vary from University residences, colleges, guest rooms (for short stays) and private apartments.

SAIS also provides a support to those who work at the University of Bologna, such as PhDs, researchers and international teachers.

Who can access our services?*

EXCHANGE STUDENTS

Here are the main study programs:

  • Erasmus +
  • Erasmus + International Credit Mobility
  • Overseas
  • Visiting students/Phd

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS WHO ENROLL TO A DEGREE PROGRAMMES AT THE UNIVERSITY OF BOLOGNA

  • First Level Degree/BAs
  • Second Level DEGREE/MAs
  • Single-Cycle Degree/Combined
  • Specialization schools

INTERNATIONAL TEACHING AND RESEARCH STAFF

  • Visiting Researcher
  • Visiting Scholar
  • Visiting Professor

How does the service work?

  1. Search

    Find the best solution according to your needs

  2. Book

    Select an offer and submit your request

  3. Pay

    Once your request is confirmed, pay the first deposit

  4. Stay

    Your accommodation is ready!

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  1. Register

    Fill out a simple registration form to get in contact with us

  2. Offer

    Enter your property details and further information about your offer

  3. Confirm

    Accept (or reject) a booking request

  4. Accomodate

    After receiving your first payment, you are ready to welcome your host

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Highlights

Accommodation in Bologna

The Sais - Student Accommodation and Information Service - is the office appointed by the University of Bologna to assist Exchange Students and  International users who study or work at the University of Bologna.

Contractual Assistance

Contractual Consulting  is a service which is inserted in the collaboration project between the Fondazione CEUR and the University of Bologna.

Accommodation Declaration

If you need an “Accommodation Declaration”, your registration procedure at the University does not have to be complete. However, you need to prove that your Application for an exchange programme or international course has been accepted by the University of Bologna and that you registered at SAIS.

Rooms/Apartments

The following are general information about renting a private sector:
1. PRICES
 2. TIMES
 3. NEED FOR A TEMPORARY ACCOMMODATION

Er.Go for international students

Er.Go is the Regional Authority for the Right to Higher Education in Emilia-Romagna. It offers services to students and new graduates of the universities and higher art and music institutes in Emilia Romagna, to foreign students and new graduates on international mobility and to researchers and professors from foreign or Italian universities or other research institutes. 

News

9/29/2020 - COVID-19 prevention measures

We remind to all the users to follow the prevention measures against COVID-19, among others, wearing a mask, washing your hands and maintain the distance, also during apartments' view.

8/5/2020 - Office closed

The office SAIS/Bussola will be closed from 6th to 25th of August.
The staff is available through online services.

Partners

Bussola Bologna - Open to the public: from Monday to Friday from 10.00 to 13.00. (during high season from Monday to Friday from 10:00 am to 13:00 pm and from 14:00 pm to 17:00 pm)
Address: Via Zamboni, 62/b - Tel. 051 254423 - Fax. 051 251640 - email info@bussolacasa.it