Accommodation and Arrival

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The student residences are situated on Campus Gränna within a short walk from the lecture and dinner halls. The accommodation option included in the fees is a furnished room for one person. The kitchens, bathrooms, and communal areas are shared with other students living in the same house.

Please note: accommodation on Campus is for students only, family members cannot stay in the same house.

The cost of the programme includes a half-board meal plan. Lunch and dinner is served in the restaurant on Campus. Breakfast and late meals can be prepared in the student residences. The kitchens in the residences are equipped with standard kitchen utensils. Meals off-campus are generally not included in the fees.

The accommodation can be accessed from the start of the pick-up service, it is not possible to move in at an earlier date.

Pick-up Service

Jönköping University offers a pick-up service to international students. The pick-up service will be available once you have arrived in Jönköping. 

The service will pick students up from designated pick up places in Jönköping and escort them to their accommodation.

To make use of this service, it is necessary that you apply for accommodation correctly through Jönköping University and that you confirm your arrival date before.

Students starting Pathway Programme Spring 2021 need to confirm their arrival date before December 15, 2020.

If you arrive after the last pick-up time (which is 10 p.m.) you need to find a housing for the night and contact to set up an appointment for the next day. Read more about hostels and hotels hereexternal link, opens in new window

The pick-up service Spring semester 2021 operates:

Friday January 15, 3 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday January 16, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Sunday January 17 CLOSED, no pick up service available.

The pick-up service Pathway Summer 2021 operates:


The pick-up service has three meeting points:

  • Jönköping Airport
  • Jönköping Railway/Bus station (Resecentrum)
  • University Campus (only for students starting Pathway Semester or Year)

FAQ regarding accommodation for Pathway Programme students

While living and studying a Pathway Programme at Campus Gränna

No, you cannot chose your specific accommodation. All students will be assigned their accommodation at Campus Gränna. 

All Pathway students must visit Jönköping University campus to pick up their keys. You cannot pick up your key at Campus Gränna. 

Regarding accommodation after the Pathway Programme studies

Application for accommodation for after you finish your Pathway studies is done at the same time as when you apply for your Pathway programme.

If you have applied for accommodation from Jönköping University, and you DO NOT want that accommodation, you will still have to pay a three month cancellation fee. 

Even if you have a conditional offer to a study programme at JU, we do not provide accommodation in the time between your Pathway studies end and the study programme at JU starts. 

No, you cannot chose your specific accommodation. All students will be assigned their accommodation. 

Content updated 2020-10-14