Frequently asked questions

We have prepared a list of Frequently Asked Questions that we hope you will find useful. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you can’t find the information you’re looking for.


We encourage everybody to proactively start searching for an accommodation as soon as possible.Some of the housing options are strictly reserved for specific EPFL statuses. It is therefore important to know your (exact) EPFL status before starting your house search.You can find the list of statuses and the housing options at your discretion on our (…)

You just need to create an account with the UNIL-EPFL housing portal.This allows you to add, modify or delete listings whenever you wish.Your listing will then be visible to all EPFL and UNIL students.If you want to change, re-publish, extend or delete your housing ad, you just need to login to your account (on the (…)

EPFL does not possess its own housing campus. The different student halls are managed by independent organizations (foundations, real estate agencies, etc.) that are not linked to EPFL and our services.They are either close to the campus or very well served by public transport. A location map of all the halls is available on our (…)