Parma is a medium-sized city with accommodation opportunities in several neighbourhoods.
There is a private dormitory near the University Campus (Residenza Terzomillennio www.residenzaterzomillennio.it), some one-room apartments have been reserved for students.
The Residenza Sant'Ilario, in the centre of the city, is a totally renewed University owned accomodation for short period stays.
Borgo Bosazza 13 (near Via D'Azeglio)
Phone: 0039 0521 1814520
Fax: 0039 0521 1814524
"Le Residenze del Campus" is a housing complex for university students, located nearby the University Campus and several facilities as shopping center, bus stop, sport center etc. The flats have different size.
Cocconi Residence: It is located in the city centre, within the prestigious Oltretorrente district. Every apartment has its own kitchen, bedroom and bathroom. In the building you will also find common areas such as the gym, the relax room, the study room and the laundry. The rental includes Wi-Fi and condominium fees (centralised heating included).
ER.GO manages several flats and 6 university residences located in different areas of the city. A call for accommodation for regularly-enrolled students is published every year, usually in July-August. Foreign students have equal opportunities to apply for an accommodation. No documents required at the first stage. Non-E.U. students coming from particularly disadvantaged countries, if considered as eligible for enrolment, are required to present documents from the Italian Embassy or Consulate in their Country of residence certifying that the student does not belong to a high-income, high-class family (see ER.GO call for accommodation).
Vicolo Grossardi, 4 - 43125 Parma
Phone 0039 0521 2139 - Fax: 0039 0521 213620
Call Center: Phone 0039 051 6436900 (from Monday to Friday: 9 - 16.30)
A good solution for the fisrt days in Parma, or for friends and relatives coming to visit:
- Foresteria Delle Colonne (Hostel "Delle Colonne")
- Largo 8 Marzo - 43124 - PARMA
- Phone 0039 0521 924368 - Fax 0039 0521 925669 - email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Ostello per la Gioventù (Youth Hostel)
- Via San Leonardo, 86 - 43122 - PARMA
- Phone 0039 0521 1917547 - Fax 0039 0521 1917548 - email: email@example.com
- Open all year round
Remember to book your hostel room in advance.
You can find private accommodation offers at Informagiovani, Via Melloni 1/b. Furthermore, Parma offers several university residential halls. Further opportunities can be found on the Official City web site: www.comune.parma.it or www.turismo.comune.parma.it.
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