Life in Salzburg

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Study

  • University of Salzburg (PLUS) Information Guides
  • PLUS ‘ Getting organised
  • Austrian Students’ Union  (de) (ÖH represents interests of students on a faculty, university, national and international level,  en)
  • Local student-tutor or ‘Buddy’ get in contact with Austrian Student Union in Salzburg
  • Students with Special Needs: PLUS – disability & diversity,  Kapitelgasse 6, 1st floor (Lift, Entrance no. 13) +43 662 8044-2465 | ÖH –office for social affairs,  Kaigasse 28, 1st floor +43 662 80 44-6054

Science City Itzling

Uni Salzburg Card

The official student ID card which can be used at various Service Point terminals located around campus providing following 24hs services:

  • Registration for courses, examinations, USI courses, etc.
  • University Library Card
  • Printing, copying and scanning services on campus
  • Student discounts (Student’s Wednesday, public transport, bank account, etc.)

PLUS International Relations Office

Visa

Living

  • List of  Dormitories |  Housing Exchange Austrian Student Union
  • Public Transport –  StudentCARD – Students can save up to 50 % compared to regular fares throughout the region of Salzburg
  • Travel Info to & in Salzburg:  SalzburgInfo
  • Dining & Shopping in Salzburg:  SalzburgInfo
  • Shopping Opening Hours: Mostly from 9 am to 6 pm or longer on weekdays (Mo – Fri) and until 5 pm on Saturdays. Most shops and supermarkets are closed on Sundays.
  • Austria’s voltage for using electronic equipment is 230 Volt, 50 Hz; the plug has two pins in one line (European Type F)

Estimated monthly costs

Accommodation (average costs at dormitory) € 320.00
Food (basics) € 240.00
other € 290.00
TOTAL € 850.00

Important telephone numbers

  • Emergency 112 | Police: 133 | Fire Service: 122 | Ambulance: 144
  • Taxi: +43 (0)662 8111
  • Car Emergency Assistance ÖAMTC: 120 or ARBÖ: 123

Hospitals