Housing and canteens

University residences

Ca’ Foscari University owns two student residences in Venice: Camplus Santa Marta and DoveVivo Campus Venezia near San Giobbe, and a third one in Mestre, Via Torino, next to the Scientific Campus. Ca’ Foscari also has agreements with private residences and colleges.

For information and booking you can get in touch directly with the structures.

Find accommodation with the Housing Office

The Housing Office is a service provided by Ca’ Foscari University of Venice to Italian and international students, researchers, professors and administrative staff coming to study or work at Ca’ Foscari University of Venice.

The office offers full support in the search for suitable and convenient accommodation. The Housing Office’s qualified staff provide help in identifying the best accommodation among the available offers, organize visits to the houses and assist in the definition of the lease contract with the owners.

Contacts and reservations

WhereCa' Dolfin (1st floor), Dorsoduro 3825/D,30123 Venice

tel. +39 041 234 8222 cell. +39 388 758 7850

Opening hours: from Monday to Friday 9.00 am - 1.00 pm / 2.00 pm - 6.00 pm

Private apartments

Information for Ca’ Foscari students, professors and administrative staff

The service is provided at the discounted market rate of EUR 175.00 (including VAT).

All housing solutions, reviewed and selected by our staff, are listed in the following database, which is also available on the information boards located within the University premises or on the website Sturent.

After having selected the preferred housing option among those listed in the database and online, you can visit the place by booking an appointment with the Housing Office staff and proceed to the visit and the ratification of the lease contract with the Landlord.

How to lease an apartment

Ca' Foscari Housing Office – through the real estate company Immuni srl (operating under the STURENT brand) identifies and selects suitable housing solutions available on the market. Landlords willing to rent their apartments to professors, administrative staff or Italian and international students studying at Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, can refer to the desk or contact the office to book an appointment and organise a visit to the apartment. Following the ratification of a mediation contract of at least 90 days on behalf of the landlord, all buildings will be published on the information boards located in the University premises and made available on line on the relevant university web section and on the Sturent website.

In case of approval of the lease proposal, the landlord agrees to pay a commission equal to one monthly instalment + VAT for lease contract of one or more years; in case of short-term contracts (less than one year), the landlord should pay a commission proportional to the number of months.

The company also offers the following additional services:

  • Real Estate management (contracts, collections, payments, maintenance works)
  • Contract procedures (definition, ratification and registration of contracts, following operations) 

University Canteens

ESU Venezia, the regional body for student financial aid, is in charge of the university canteens where Ca’ Foscari students can eat at discounted prices and choose among a variety of menus (full, reduced, vegetarian and light).

For further information please visit the ESU website [ITA].


ESU Venezia - Ufficio Benefici, Rio Nuovo, Dorsoduro 3439/a, 30123 Venice
tel. +39 041 272 7117 - fax +39 041 528 5655
Website: www.esuvenezia.it

VENICEAT@ca’ foscari

VENICEAT@ca’ foscari, the restaurant open in the Ca’ Foscari courtyard, provides locally-sourced quality products to all the Ca' Foscari community.

VENICEAT, managed by the Tino Eventi company, is comprised of a bar-cafeteria service, with breakfasts based on fresh products and the use of organic and certified ingredients, an aperitif service with a wide variety of typical Venetian "cicchetti" made with certified ingredients, a lunch service for all necessities, from a quick snack to dishes of the venetian and Italian tradition, with a constantly updated menu. On request, a catering service is available, with personalized offers.

True to the restaurant's commitment on sustainability, VENICEAT@ca' foscari uses a line of entirely biodegradable glasses, towels and cleaning and washing products, together with the standard line of glass and ceramic products.

Contacts and reservations

Where: Dorsoduro 3246, 30123 Venice

Opening hours: from Monday to Friday, 7.30 am - 7 pm; Saturday and Sunday closed

tel. +39 334 788 1517

Last update: 02/07/2024