The International Office at Vorarlberg University of Applied Sciences supports guest students in organizing their stay and also helps with the organization of accommodation. In general accommodation will be organized in one of the student dormitories, however if they are fully booked also private accommodation options will be offered to guest students.


If you do have specific needs or questions regarding accommodation in Dornbirn, please contact the staff of the International Office.


The following accommodation options in Dornbirn are available to guest students.



International Student Dormitory Sebastianstrasse (Erasmus House)

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With the specific needs of our exchange students in mind, the Student Dormitory Sebastianstrasse was built in 2009. The modern and brightly dormitory offers rooms for 24 students and is located near the city centre and within walking distance to the university.




Kolpinghaus Dornbirn

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The Kolpinghaus Dornbirn is a member of the international Kolping Society. This is a Catholic social association which was originally founded in 1849 by Adolph Kolping and among other things supplies housing to students, employees, elderly and socially deprived people.


The Kolpinghaus Dornbirn is centrally located near the city centre and within walking distance to the university. The dormitory offers modern accommodation.





Private Accommodation

Students wishing to arrange their accommodation themselves may find the following links useful.


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  Exchange Student Roman Gaida

Roman GaidaIn winter semester 2013/2014, I was an exchange student at Vorarlberg University of Applied Sciences. I have since been accepted to the WiWi Talents Programme. This is in part thanks to my time at Vorarlberg University of Applied Sciences, where I was able to improve my competence in international human resources and global supply chain management as well as my foreign language skills.

Roman Gaida, graduate of Management in Industry, Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University (DHBW) Heidenheim.


Vorarlberg University of Applied Sciences

International Office

Campus V

Hochschulstraße 1

6850 Dornbirn

T +43 5572 792 1201

F +43 5572 792 9502


Opening hours:

Monday to Friday 9:00 to 12:00 a.m.

Wednesday to Thursday 1:30 to 4:00 p.m.




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