Housing Q&A

Can I choose the residence where I want to stay?

Housing options vary from one residence to the other (size, layout). To choose your accommodation according to the residence, please view the comparative table below. Please note that the table indicates student pricing only.

Can I choose my accommodation?

You will be asked to indicate your preferred accommodation. You will receive a housing offer that considers your preferred option.

Are pets allowed?

Pets are not permitted in any of the Graduate Institute student residences.

I have a disability – what accessible accommodations are available?

We offer accommodation options for students with a disability. For more information, please contact booking.housing@graduateinstitute.ch

I have children, which residence is more family-friendly?

Both residences are family-friendly. For more information, please view this comparative chart below.

Can I stay during non-academic periods?

Yes, our residences are open 365 days a year.

What kind of security is in place?

The residence offers secure, controlled access 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. In addition, cameras monitor all hallways and common areas in the residences and our staff takes regular walking rounds to ensure the safety of the residents and guests. A manager is always on call, and is available to help students regardless of the issue.