student life


We have seven student halls of residence, one school hotel and one student and staff lodge. They’re spread across the cities of Leiria, Caldas da Rainha and Peniche.

In total, our accommodation services have 763 beds. Most of them are intended for national students, so we suggest international students to search for private accommodation options.

Facilities and Services

In our student accommodation, there are single and double bedrooms, with private or shared bathrooms. Bedrooms are furnished with a single bed, bedside table, closet, bookshelf, desk and chair.

Our school hotel has double bedrooms with private bathrooms. They are equipped with single beds, bedside table, closet and chair.

Towelling and bedding

We provide bed linen (sheets, duvet and pillow), bath and face towels.


Free cleaning of bed linen and towels provided by the Social Services.  

Self-service Washing Machines and Dryers

For the care of the resident’s personal clothing.  

Free Wi-Fi

Available in all bedrooms. 

Central Heating System

Available in all bedrooms.

Daily Cleaners

Daily cleaning of the common areas and maintenance of the kitchens.

24h Security

For your safety and security.


Equipped with a fridge, microwave and stove, so you can prepare healthy meals.

Dining Rooms

Equipped with fridge and microwave oven.

Apply for Accommodation

From 1 until 30 June 2021Returning students
Within five working days from the day of enrolmentNew students


If this is the first time you’re applying for accommodation, first you need to register to obtain permission to apply. Only after registration, you’ll be able to apply.

Email for more information.

Application requirements

Politécnico de Leiria Student Accommodation Rules


You’ll receive an email from Politécnico de Leiria’s Social Services about the results of your application.

Student residence

Student Residence . Leiria

The four residences based in Leiria are within 5 minutes walking distance of everything you need: supermarket, pharmacy, restaurants, Campus 1 canteen. They’re also very close to Campus 2 canteens, which have take-away service.

Address: Rua General Norton de Matos, 2410-191 Leiria
GPS: 39°44’12.9″N 8°48’39.5″W
Tel: (+351) 244 830 640 | (+351) 96 431 50 03


Mestre António Duarte . Caldas da Rainha

This is a men’s student residence only.

Address: Rua da Biblioteca Municipal, Avenal, 2500-273 – Caldas da Rainha
GPS: 39°23’45.2″N 9°07’35.1″W
Tel: (+351) 300 007 490 |  (+351) 96 611 59 54


Rafael Bordalo Pinheiro . Caldas da Rainha

This women’s residence, located in the centre of Caldas da Rainha, is in the epicentre of the city’s vast cultural activity, as a result of its connection with the academic and artistic community of the school ESAD.CR from Politécnico de Leiria. 

Address: Rua Vitorino Fróis n.º 41, 2500 – 256 – Caldas da Rainha
GPS: 39°24’13.8″N 9°08’43.5″W
Tel: (+351) 300 007 495 | (+351) 96 611 59 56

student residence

Student Residence . Peniche

A few minutes away from the bus terminal and the School of Technology and Management (ESTM), this residence is surrounded by all the services you need.

Address: Av. Paulo VI, 2520-642 – Peniche
GPS: 39°21’46.3″N 9°23’19.1″W
Tel: (+351) 262 240 170 | (+351) 96 431 50 15

School Hotel

School Hotel . Peniche

School of Technology and Management’s Hotel is also a student residence. With a sea view, this place has the ideal conditions for studying and is minutes away from beautiful beaches for well-deserved rest.

Address: Santuário Nossa Sra. dos Remédios, 2520 – 641 Peniche
GPS: 39°21’55.0″N 9°24’13.7″W
Tel: (+351) 300 00 75 12 |  (+351) 96 611 62 20

Accommmodation Payment

StudentsDeadline for the monthly payment
Students with scholarshipWithin the first five business days after you’ve received the monthly scholarship payment.
All other studentsUntil day 10 of the month. If day 10 is not a business day, you can pay in the next business day.

Students with scholarships get €76.79 as a supplement for accommodation. This amount corresponds to the price of a double bedroom per month.

Accommodation Prices 2020/2021

If you fail to pay the monthly payment, you may lose your accommodation.

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