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You can live in any type of housing in an area that best suits your interests, lifestyle, and budget. Finding an apartment, homestay, or residence hall, comparing features, costs, and amenities then getting to know your Madrid neighborhood is all part of the study abroad experience. The study center provides housing resources to help you make all of your arrangements before arrival.


  • Private or shared bedroom
  • Private or shared bathroom
  • Off campus
  • No meal plan

Live with

  • International students
  • UC students
  • Local Spanish students


Your daily commute times depend on your choice of housing. A typical commute is about 45 minutes. The transportation system in Madrid is highly developed, efficient, and easy to use.