University Residence Lija Accommodation Rates / Fees

By | February 11, 2017

University Residence Lija Accommodation Rates / Fees 2016 / 2017

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The rates below are inclusive of VAT but exclude any form of government tax that may be introduced throughout the year.

Overseas students are advised to take note of the Orientation day, dates* set by the International Office (University of Malta). It is recommended to book any extra nights in advance.

Semester 1: 24th September to 31st January (129 days) *Orientation day: 1st October

Semester 2: 29th January to 2nd July (154 days) *Orientation day: To be confirmed

Academic Year: 24th September to 2nd July (281 days)

Room Type 1st Sem Special Early Payment Package SAVE
Standard Student Rooms Sharing 1531.23 1395.14 136.10
Single 2235.57 2059.49 176.09
Twin Sole 2371.02 2192.36 178.67
Post Grad Room Sharing 1842.12 1634.30 207.82
Single 2750.28 2434.23 316.05
Room Type 2nd Sem Special Early Payment Package SAVE
Standard Student Room Sharing 1827.98 1665.51 162.47
Single 2668.82 2458.61 210.21
Twin Sole 2830.52 2617.23 213.29
Post Grad Room Sharing 2199.12 1951.03 248.09
Single 3283.28 2905.98 377.30
Room Type Academic Special Early Payment Package SAVE
Standard Student Room Sharing 3168.70 2735.11 433.58
Single 4626.24 4172.13 454.11
Twin Sole 4906.54 4441.30 465.24
Post Grad Room Sharing 3812.05 3381.99 430.06
Single 5691.37 5037.35 654.03
1st Sem Special Early Payment Package SAVE
Standard Apartments Sharing 2100.12 1926.62 173.51
Single 3250.80 2989.58 261.22
2nd Sem Special Early Payment Package SAVE
Standard Apartments Sharing 2507.12 2299.99 207.13
Single 3880.80 3568.95 311.85
Acd Year Special Early Payment Package SAVE
Standard Apartments Sharing 4345.95 3986.90 359.05
Single 6727.14 6186.57 540.57

All rates include:

  • Housekeeping (cleaning of bedroom and common area, once a week).
  • Linen, sheets and towels (once a week)
  • Maintenance, gas, water and electricity
  • Use of large swimming pool, Bar lounge area with satellite T.V and free Wi-Fi provided by University of Malta, exclusively to University students.
  • Daytime use of basket ball court, tennis court and 400m cross country jogging track

The use of the iron and ironing board are available for rent at 1.00 Euro per day with safety deposit boxes available at 20.00 Euro per semester.

Students booking for the 2nd Semester only, are advised that due to an overlap between the 1st and 2nd semester, they could be asked to share a room or may be provided alternative accommodation for the first few days until the departure of the 1st semester students.

Similarly 1st Semester students who wish to stay beyond the 31st January departure date might be asked to share.

Accommodation beyond the 2nd July will be charged at summer rates, and subject to availability.

Re booking, priority will be given to first (1st) year students or first (1st) time students studying at the University of Malta, who choose to stay at the University Residence.

Student Rates and Special Packages SPECIAL OFFER: The Residence is offering a Special Early Payment Package for students who pay for the semester or academic year PRIOR to arrival, via bank transfer. NO CONCESSIONS ON THIS PACKAGE WILL BE MADE FOR LATE PAYMENT. Students wishing to pay by installment will be charged the non discounted rate. Students paying by installments will be asked on arrival (check-in) to pay 2 months upfront.

Please Note:

Students who leave the Residence, whether it being of their own accord or due to dismissal, before the 31st January in the case of the 1st semester and the 2nd July in the case of the 2nd semester, will not receive a refund (accommodation nor deposit).

Any students who leave the Residence prior to their original departure date, will only be allowed limited access into the Residence.

In order to secure your booking, it must be backed by a deposit of €350 or US Dollar equivalent. This must reach the Residence before the arrival of the student, as otherwise there is no guarantee of a place. Please note that bank charges apply when paying by card.

As from the 20th of June 2016 the Government will be introducing ‘eco tax’. Guests will be asked to pay 0.50c per day, capped at €5 on check-in.


Booking cancellations:

Bookings cancelled beyond the below dates will not have their Eur 350 deposit refunded.

First semester and academic year booking by no later than 31st July 2016

Second Semester bookings by no later than the 30th of November 2016

The above rates are subject to change prior to receiving confirmation of booking against full payment.

See Also

University Residence Lija Contact Address

University Residence Lija Student Accommodation

University Residence Lija Long and Short Term Accommodation (Non-Academic)

University Residence Lija Short Term Rates

University Residence Lija Room Assignment

University Residence Lija Residence Life


University Residence Lija  Conference Hall

University Residence Lija Tennis Court

University Residence Lija Jogging Track

University Residence Lija Shuttle / Transportation

University Residence Lija Basketball Court

University Residence Lija Swimming Pool

University Residence Lija Free Wifi


University Residence Lija Dining

University of Malta UoM Pages