1. What is UEV student life like?
The International Relations Office at the University will assist students in finding accommodation.
University of Economics - Varna has at its disposal 1,000 beds in two Halls of Residence (dormitories). The University provides accommodation taking into consideration Erasmus students' financial means - in apartment suites featuring two bedrooms, a kitchen, living room and bathroom facilities, located near the University building; the monthly rent is 100 euros per person.
Hotel accommodation is also available and the bed&breakfast price for a double room per night ranges from 15 to 25 Euro, (preferential price) - such as the Orbita Hotel which is within walking distance to the University. The University's International Relations Office should be notified about the exact date and time of arrival at least a week in advance, so that accommodation can be arranged. The room key is obtained at the Hall of Residence's reception - Block 2.
All students are required to fill in a registration form at checkin.
Contact Person: Vanya Kraleva - Erasmus administrative coordinator, Tel/fax +359 52 660 358; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com
You can also make international phone calls at the phone booths of a private company, found right next to the cafe in front of your Hall. That company uses Internet technology to make phone calls (VOIP), which is the cheapest option.
Internet facilities are provided by the Library or the free wireless internet connection in the area of the main building of the University.
1.3. Student Organizations
Students of the Universtity of Economics participate in different organizations among which AIESEC, Erasmus Student Network, The Students' Council and The National Representative Assembly of Students' Councils. These structures keep students well informed on a wide range of issues related to their problems and actively participate in civil and international projects. The Student’s Council publishes the University News newspaper where you can find all news connected with University life and other natable events.
1.4. Student Identification Card
Exchange Students receive a student identification card, which allows them to receive a 50% discount at the refectory. With your student ID card you have discounts in purchasing entrance cards for swimming pools, fitness halls, museums and clubs. You need a passport format photo when you arrive in Varna.