Matthias-Schönerer-Gasse 11, 1150 Wien

At a glance

At Matthias-Schönerer-Gasse 70 students are accommodated in modern apartments, which mainly consist of two or more single rooms. There is one twin room available as well. In 1998 the building was completely and thoughtfully renovated with an eye for detail. See for yourself!

Rooms are allocated with 12-month contracts.

Rooms and rates

The Matthias-Schönerer-Gasse residence has a capacity of 32 apartments consisting of single rooms and one twin room. The apartments are between 25 m² and 65 m² for 2 - 4 residents, who share a hall, a kitchen and a bathroom. There are a few single units with private facilities as well.
Rooms are fully furnished; some rooms are equipped with a comfortable loft bed.

There is a laundry room with washing machines and dryers  at the residents' disposal for a fee, as well as an ironing room with an ironing machine. The room telephone can be used for internal communication and as an entrance intercom. LAN- and TV-sockets are provided in every room. Bedding  and bed linen must be brought from home.

Fee per person and month (AY = Academic Year)
Room Cat. Description Fee AY 2018/2019 Fee AY 2017/2018
Linked single room A+ 2 or 3 rooms (ca. 8 m²) share bath and kitchenette € 339,- € 332,-
Linked single room A+ 2 or 3 rooms (9-11 m²) share bath and kitchenette € 360,- € 352,-
Linked single room A+ 2 or 3 rooms (14 - 18 m²) share bath and kitchenette € 381,- € 373,-
Linked single room A+ 2 or 3 rooms (18 - 22 m²) share bath and kitchenette € 406,- € 398,-
Other Fees
Handling fee to be paid on registration € 20,-
Administrative charge on allocation of room € 30,-
Caution money has to be deposited on admission and is used for securing possible damages as well as outstanding fees; in residences where a lump-sum for cleaning is obligatory the lump sum for cleaning will be set off with the deposit after check-out € 500,-
Contribution to Residence Representation per annum € 30,-
Final cleaning fee payable upon every check-out or change of room € 70,-
Reminder fee when in arrears with monthly rental fee,........1st reminder 2nd reminder: €15,-; 3rd reminder: € 20,- € 10,-
Compensation charge if room is not vacated by the agreed date per night € 70,-
Use of washing machine per washing cycle € 1,30
Laundry dryer per drying cycle € 1,30
Additional services
Set of bedding Purchase of 1 duvet and 1 pillow € 40,-
Set of bed linen Purchase of 1 duvet cover, 1 pillowcase and 1 sheet € 35,-

All fees are incl. VAT and valid from October 01, 2015, unless otherwise stated. Fees are subject to change.

Location and infra-structure

Matthias-Schönerer-Gasse is situated next to the University Sports Institute (USI) on the "Schmelz". The residence is easy to reach by public transport. Underground station U3 Johnstrasse, trams 10 and 49 and buses 10A, 63A and 12A are all within a short walking distance - these lines take you to Vienna's various universities in no time.
For your daily needs there are supermarkets, banks and a pharmacy within walking distance.

Leisure and community life

Residents of Matthias-Schönerer-Gasse can use the following common facilities:

  • "Studentenfutter" ("Students' food"), a common room with kitchen
  • Multi-purpose room with table tennis and tabletop football
  • Music room
  • Fitness room
  • Terrace with garden furniture

For your bicycle there is ample parking space in an extra room.


Office hours:
Mon: 12:30 - 16:00
Wed: 7:00 - 11:30
Fri: 7:00 - 13:00
Moving in/out and viewings by appointment only!

Roman Novak
Residence Manager
Telephone: +43 (0)676 6536076

Information about the hostel and the registration:
Student service
Telephone: +43 (0)1 401 76-61