Preparing your stay at UCV

Academic Calendar 2018/19

  • 1st Semester: from 5 September 2018 to 21 January 2019 (1st exams’ session included).
  • 2nd Semester: from 23 January to 18 June 2019 (1st exams’ session included).
  • Exams resits 1st semester: 15 – 23 February 2019
  • Exams resits 2nd semester: 3 – 13 July 2019

UCV examinations must be taken in Valencia.

Welcome Day

Each semester, a couple days before the official beginning of the semester, UCV organizes a Welcome Day for the Incoming Students.

During the Welcome Day the UCV International Relations Office provides Incoming Students with information of interest regarding the universities services, registering and enrolling procedures, and gives a short introduction to our Intranet and On-line Campus systems.

Together with the Departmental Coordinators, the UCV also provides Incoming Students with detailed program information and academic advice.


Although our university does not own any student accommodation, we do advise you some safe Accommodation Agencies with which the UCV is partner of and that offer special discounts for UCV Students.

Please be aware of fraudulent accommodation companies. UCV is collaborating with the following companies:


Book your accommodation in a comfortable and secure way and 100% online through Beroomers.

Thousands of accommodations with just one click so that you only have to choose the one that fits you best and a team that will help you throughout the process.

As a UCV student you will receive an exclusive discount of 25% with the UCV voucher.

Click on the following link and find your ideal accommodation today:

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Other options:


For more information or specific questions, please contact


For being a UCV student you get to benefit from a 25% discount on Uniplaces Service Fee by using the following promo 

For more information, please contact here

Student Halls

Collegiate Marina Real

This student residence is the perfect Valencia home for you, with excellent transport links to reach UCV and the city centre - less than 15 minutes away.

UCV Students can benefit from a 100 euro discount selecting UCV1819 code during the booking process, for stays higher than 24 weeks. For more information, please contact:

Money Matters

Estimated Living Expenses (for reference only):

  • Accommodation: Between 600€ and 900€ per month in a Students Residence (included meals, laundry, gym, wifi, etc)
  • Between 250€ and 350€ per month, one room in a shared flat, bills not included.
  • Books/Meals/Transport: About 250€ per month.

Insurance Information

If you have a Real Emergency during your stay, please dial 112 (Ambulance)

Students from non EU countries

  • You must bring private health insurance coverage from your home country.
  • If you need any medical assistance during your stay, you should go to the nearest hospital and bring with you: Passport + Health insurance policy.

Students from EU countries

  • You must bring with you the European Health Insurance Card from your home country.
  • Apply for the card.
  • In Spain, health care is provided at Centros de Atención Primaria –CAP– (Primary Health Care centers) and Hospitals. In Valencia, your CAP is assigned depending on where are you living.
  • At your arrival to Valencia, find out your nearest CAP here.
  • If you need any medical assistance during your stay, you should go to the closest CAP and bring with you: ID Card + European Health insurance card + proof of your address (for example, your rent contract).

UCV Campus

Which campus am I going to study at?

Where is my UCV campus?

All our Campus are reached easily either by metro, bus or by train



Train (La Ribera and La Costera Campuses)  

Our social networks

Contact information
International Campus

International area coordinator

Beatriz Manrique

International relations office

San Juan Bautista Campus 
C/ Guillem de Castro, 175
46008 Valencia (Spain)
+34 96 363 74 12

Incoming international students

Incoming students advisor: Mercedes Gómez
Attention hours: Monday, Tuesday and Friday: 10.30-12.30 am / Wednesday: 15:30 - 16:30 h.
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Bilateral agreements / Staff mobility / Buddy program

Begoña Barber.
Attention hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 12-13.30 am
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Buddy program & double degrees

Juan Escámez
Attention hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 12-13.30 am; Tuesday and Thursday: 3.30-5 pm. 
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