Life in the Bocconi dorms
— currently being updated —
Living with so many students in a university dorm gives many possibilities. First of all, in the residence you will have the opportunity to fully appreciate university life, in a formative and stimulating environment. You will be able to share moments of the day, ideas and experiences with many other students from all over the world who, with lots of valuable advice, will accompany you on your growth path.
Below you will find some important general information that will be helpful to you during your stay in the residence.
The Bocconi residences for the academic year 2021-22 will be open from August 21st 2021 to June 27th 2022 (standard assignment period).
Students interested in staying in the residence during the winter break must submit the appropriate request form that will be published in the coming months.
It will also be possible to apply for residence for the month of July 2022 by submitting an online application according to the procedures indicated on the dedicated page of the website.
||from 21 August 2021 ||Further information |
|December 2021 stay-in request
(24/12/2021 - 03/01/2022)
|form available on the webpage from mid-November|
|July 2022 stay-in request|
(fino al 29 luglio 2022)
|from 10 to 20 February 2022|
|Check-out||by the last assignment day, at noon|
> Contact persons: further information at this link
> Bocconi Residence Regulations a.y. 2021-22: download the pdf (soon available)
|Safety and Sustainability
If you become part of the Bocconi community, your commitment to a responsible behavior could make a difference.
Bocconi University is committed to ensuring that in our residences you will find everything you need to feel comfortable and make Milan your second home.
All the Bocconi Residences guarantee a 24-hour concierge service. At the reception desk, after taking possession of the accommodation and completing check-in, it will also be possible to receive correspondence.
Cleaning / linen change
The common areas of the apartments, the bathrooms and the rooms are cleaned once a week. Generally, cleanings are made one floor per day. At your arrival, check the day of the week when the cleaning service will clean your room. In particular, the service foresees cleaning of bathrooms, cleaning of the kitchen and living area, linen change (sheets and towels), bed making. You will be provided with: blanket, sheets and face towels. If you prefer, you can still bring your personal linen, which you will have to wash/change yourself. Please note that the staff can clean the room as long as it is tidy.
Utilities and internet access
All utilities (electricity - heating/air conditioning - water) are included in the housing fee, as well as the WiFi connection which is guaranteed in all common areas and rooms. See Art.16 of the Bocconi Residence Regulations (which you can find at the top of this page) for some important notes on the use of the internet connection.
If you need a technical intervention of maintenance in your accommodation, you must enter the request within the dedicated portal, accessible with your Bocconi credentials from the box "Maintenance Requests" on this page. The insertion of the request will allow the management of the residence to intervene promptly to solve the problem you encountered, replacing any defective parts or making all the necessary checks with the competent technicians. Please note that the management of the residence and the staff of Bocconi University can access your accommodation even in your absence in case of need or urgency.
If you live in the residence, you will always have a kitchen to prepare your meals: it can be inside your apartment or shared on the floor, depending on the type of accommodation you have been assigned. All the kitchens in the Bocconi residences are equipped with induction stoves, so you can only use pots and pans with the induction symbol. Dishes, glasses or other utensils are not provided: you can decide to bring them from home before arriving, although we suggest you wait until your arrival in the residence to be able to organize yourself by sharing the purchase or use of the material with your companions. Near the residences you will find supermarkets and other stores where you can buy everything you need, either on your own or by sharing.
All Bocconi Residence Halls have laundry areas with automatic washing machines and dryers. Each washing and drying cycle is charged according to the rates you will find displayed in the laundry rooms of the individual residence. The rooms are not provided with washing machines, nor with iron and ironing board.
In all residences there are common areas where you can spend your free time, concentrate on your studies or relax with your friends. In particular, you will find
- study room: dedicated to individual or group study and reserved for the guests of the residence,
- games room: a place of recreation designed together with the representatives of the students to socialize with other guests of the residence,
- Relaxation room: where you can do free body activities or relaxation after a long day of study.
Attention: due to the Covid-19 health emergency, some of the common areas of the Bocconi residences may be closed for some periods, compatibly with the health situation, to protect all the guests of the residences.
Water dispenser and vending machines
All Bocconi Residences and all buildings on campus are equipped with drinking water dispensers. Check on this page where they are located and commit to reducing plastic consumption. In addition, in the break areas of the residences you will find vending machines for snacks, sweet and savory, coffee machines and also dispensers of self-care products.
Spadolini, Dubini and Isonzo Residences have car/motorcycle parking places, which can be purchased according to the information below:
September - December
From 01/09/2021 to 25/09/2021
January – June
From 07/01/2022 to 22/01/2022
The parking is reserved to the student residents who have a housing assignment in the same Residence where the parking is located, provided that they verify availabilities in advance by asking the Residence staff at the reception.
The student who is no longer a resident, will not be allowed to park in the Residence, and no reimbuirsement will be foreseen.
The payment of the parking fee/s may be made exclusively during the period indicated in the table above and through the online system “Paytool”, accessible via the following link:
Please note that the garages are not guarded so Bocconi University and the residence Management decline any responsibility for possible thefts or damages of any kind to vehicles parked and/or to anything contained therein.