Studierendenheim Michaelerstraße 8, 1180 Wien

At a glance

Situated in the residential 18th district of Vienna, this small residence offers single rooms for 15 students. Common bathrooms and the kitchen were renovated in 2017. 

The residence is situated in a quiet, residential neighbourhood, public transport facilities are nearby.

Rooms are allocated on a 12-month basis.

Rooms and rates

The single rooms in this residence are furnished (bed, desk, chair, wardrobe). You may bring some small furniture as well, the rooms are spacious enough. Shared showers and toilets are on each floor, the spacious common kitchen is located in the third floor.

Fee per person and month (AY = Academic Year)
Room Cat. Description Fee AY 2018/2019 Fee AY 2017/2018
Single room C Room size 11 - 15 m² € 284,- € 278,-
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,-
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

The residence is situated  in a quiet side street behind the WIFI (Institute for the Promotion of Commerce). There are only a few minutes to walk to Underground U6 Währinger Strasse/Volksoper and to trams 40, 41 and 42. Buses 36A and 37A are just around the corner.  In the vicinity there are the Medical University (AKH),  Institutes of Transcultural Communication (Interpreting), the Institute of Archaeology and the FHWien (University of Applied Sciences of WKW).

A big supermarket and various shops are within walking distance. For going out the neighbourhood offers several bars and pubs in the arcades of U6 as well as smaller places in the vicinity.

Leisure and community life

In der neu eingerichteten Gemeinschaftsküche im 3. Stock treffen sich die BewohnerInnen um zu kochen, zu essen oder zu plaudern. In diesem kleinen Heim in der Michaelerstraße findet jede/r schnell Anschluss!

Einen Fahrradabstellraum gibt es zwar nicht im Haus, aber gleich um die Ecke.


Office hours:

Erwin Kos
Site Manager
Telephone: +43 (0)699 14017606

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