Useful Tips: accommodation, health insurance, language courses and other information


Before arrival all international students who are either enrolled at UNIUD university or engaged in a student mobility programme, will have to look for accommodation on their own, according to personal selection criteria and needs.

In this section, you may find useful information regarding possible student accommodation in Udine:

a) Facebook: Cerco & Offro Casa - Università degli Studi di Udine official
b) List of real estate agencies
 (refer to the minimal conditions requested to real estate agencies here)
c) List of student residences and hostels
d) Welcome Office FVG - Accommodation

Health Insurance

Exchange students need to be covered by an health insurance.
There are different types of health insurance policies according to the student's citizenship:

- if you are an European Student you could use your EU EHIC CARD 

- if you are a Non-EU student, you must take out a private health insurance to cover the entire exchange study period.

Italian Language Courses

UNIUD Languages Center organizes Italian Language Courses for Exchange Students. 

You will need to ascertain first your linguistic level by taking the Placement Test that will tell you which language course better suits you.

Please check the deadlines for application and the calendar of Italian language courses for foreigners.

For further information please email and check 

Arrival at UNIUD

As soon as you book your flight or at least 10 days before the arrival in Udine, you need to communicate the date of your arrival to the International Office writing an e-mail to:

We need to know this information to organize your welcome in the best way.

Useful Guide for Incoming Exchange Students