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Erasmus - Students Facilities

Students taking part in the Erasmus+ programme - mobility for study - are entitled to a range of services and discounts. These service must be requested in due time and do not apply to those participating in the Erasmus Placement programme.



The University of Milan offers accommodation for ERASMUS students in a hall of residence according to availability (in shared rooms, 2 beds per room).

Since a limited number of places is available in the halls of residence, the booking rule is: first arrived first served.

Accommodation booking procedure for the academic year 2016/2017

STEP 1 Applicants select YES into their on-line application form.

STEP 2 Send a message to by the following deadlines:
First Semester        30/06/2016
Second Semester   15/12/2016

STEP 3 Students will receive a web link where they may choose the places available into the dormitories.

STEP 4 Submit to two different receipts for the advance payment one for first monthly installment and one for the caution deposit by the following deadline: within 15 days after the selection of the place.
Accommodation service will cancel the booking if the student will not e-mail the receipts.

Payment procedures Bank transfer to:

RECIPIENT: Università degli studi di Milano
BANK: Intesa Sanpaoolo S.p.A. - via Giuseppe Verdi 8, 20121 Milano
IBAN CODE:IT97G0306909400000000463971

IMPORTANT: Please specify the following reason for payment: ''FAMILY NAME – FIRST NAME –Erasmus Student''

For the first monthly installment an advance payment of 300,00 Euro will be made by students who arrive during the first fortnight (1-15), while a sum of 150,00 Euro will be paid by those arriving during the second fortnight (16-31). Payment of rent will begin on the arrival date indicated on the on-line application form.

In addition to the first monthly installment, you will be asked to pay a caution deposit of 350,00 Euro with a different bank transfer. The caution will be refunded at the end of the stay (except in the event of any damages or unpaid fees).

Applicants who fail to visit the dormitory will have their reservation automatically cancelled; the payment will not be refunded.
The mimimun lenght of stay in the halls of residence is 2 months.
The maximum lenght of stay corresponds to the number of months stated in the Erasmus agreement between the University of Milan and student's Home University.

Information on the Halls of residence 

SANTA SOFIA via Santa Sofia 9
BASSINI via Bassini 36
PLINIO via Plinio 44
RIPAMONTI via Muzio Attendolo detto Sforza 6


What to do when you arrive in Milan



Canteen Services

Incoming students are entitled to meals from the canteens at about a price of € 7.00 each.


Italian language course

The University of Milan organizes free Italian Language courses for Erasmus students, which will be held between October and December (for students arriving in the first Semester), and between February and April (for students arriving in the second Semester). Lessons usually take place on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, from 5.30 p.m. to 7.30 p.m.

Each course lasts 60 hours and classes are grouped according to ability (beginner and intermediate levels). Students wishing to attend language courses should say so in their on-line application form.


Disabled students

The University of Milan’s Disability and Handicap Service  promotes the social integration of disabled students and University staff, providing them with assistance and protecting their rights.


Erasmus Students Network (ESN)

ESN (Italian text) Milano Statale is a section of  ESN International, a pan-European network of student associations, founded in Copenhagen (DK), in 1990. 

ESN staff members, mostly local students who have been on exchanges in the past, introduce foreign students to the university and its social life, ensuring that they receive information and explanations regarding their studies. Furthermore, they coordinate social and cultural activities and organize trips, excursions and international parties, to help exchange students integrate into Italian society.

ESN Milano Statale
Via Festa del Perdono 7
Tel. +39 02 503.12074 
Fax +39 02 583.04482