Housing is a topic that the Union are working hard on to improve. Here we gather all information and show our work and our involvement about housing. Among other projects The Student Union of Malmö, will share housing stories of humans of Malmö University. For sharing with the university and Malmö Stad to improve the housing situation.

Don’t forget to sign a home insurance! If your things get stolen or break it can help you a lot financially when you need to replace them. Compare different insurances here!

Student Union Malmo¬īs position paper about housing, 13 december 2017.

Find housing

Find a place to stay, the Union can help students with housing in different ways, take a look at our housing-tips on this page. For a temporary solution in the beginning of the semester when it often can be though to find a place to stay the Union have the Sofa Project. We have also taken over Malm√∂ University’s housing site Hemma where apartments and rooms are uploaded by people every week.

Student Union Malm√∂’s own channels

Due to the Corona pandemic we cannot offer the Sofa Project. It is unfortunately not in line with the Public Health Agency’s recommendations.

Sofa Project

When the semester starts many new students arrive to Malm√∂. Many of them will not have a home when the semester starts, this because of housing shortages and long queues for student housing.¬†To help these students and alleviate the housing shortage, the Student Union Malm√∂ organize ‚ÄĚthe sofa project‚Äú. We need your help to help our new friends.

Read and apply for Sofa Project here.

Hemma – The Union’s own housing portal

Through Hemma (hemma.malmostudenter.se) you can find apartments and rooms uploaded by people living in and around Malmö. We at the Union always check up on the uploaded ads but you should always be careful when renting in second hand and never pay upfront! Read our guidelines at the website below.

Browse apartments and rooms at Hemma here.

Other ways of finding housing

With Blocket you can search for second hand contracts or rooms to rent.
Boplats Syd
Boplats Syd
With Boplats Syd you can sign up for 300 SEK/year to be placed in line for housing in Skåne.
With couchsurfing you can find a couch to sleep on temporarily.
Hyresv√§rdslistan offers a website that lists all tenants, private and communal in some of Sweden’s biggest cities. Instead of searching within each one separately you can see what’s available on all of them at the same time.
Contact Hyresvärldslistan here:
Mail: Alexander@hyresvardslistan.se
With Housinganywhere you can find apartments but mostly rooms with private landlords.
Malmö Studenthus
Malmö Studenthus
Located in Roseng√•rd with 665 apartments this is Malm√∂’s biggest student housing. It takes about 20-30 minutes to get to the University from here.
Malmö University Housing
Malmö University Housing
Full-time fee-paying students and exchange students are given first priority to Malmö University housing. There are lots of things to consider before you arrive, such as submitting your housing application and find out what to expect from your tenancy.

Housing Policy

Feedback from Coffee with the UnionWhat are your opinions about housing in Malm√∂? October 2017

Feedback from Coffee with the Union: Have you had a tough time finding an accommodation in Malm√∂? October 2017

Coffee with the Union. Topic: Housing for students. October 2017

Tips från Kåren Рvart ska du bo som student?

Housing stories from students at Malmö University

Share your own story with us in this document! Or email to: inforum@malmostudenter.se

Att halva ens CSN ska g√• till hyran √§r inte okej” October 2017

I am on the verge of a breakdown” September 2017


Pontus K√§llstr√∂m, k√•rordf√∂rande, “Efterlyses: Bost√§der och bra pedagoger”. Sydsvenskan 261017

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