Olarain is a coeducational University Hall of Residence that works for the students training of its 165 residents from different backgrounds, academic profiles and cultures. Olarain is located on the Donostia campus of the Basque Country University which is next to Tecnun, of the University of Navarra and Musikene. Olarain is also close to the University of Deusto and the Basque Culinary Center.

Rooms


All single rooms

Exterior facing

TV

Wifi and wired internet connection

1.35 m x 2.00 m bed

Bathroom with a shower

Desk

Full body mirror

Heating

Safety box with plug inside

Fridge

Wardrobe

Shoe cupboard

Hair dryer

Towels and linen

Telephone

Adapted bedrooms available

Services


Olarain is not only a conventional student’s residence providing accommodation and meals, it also promotes cultural and sports activities, personal development, coexistence and solidarity among the entire group to supplement the students training.

The services that make Olarain different from other university residences and add value to the experience are:

Student tutorship department
  • Personalized attention on the wellbeing of the students and his adjustment as well as on the academic orientation and arrangement to the environment.
  • Close contact with the families regarding the situations of each resident, such as, psychological treatments, eating disorders, addictions or special personal situations.

Dinning room service:
  • Monday through Sunday food service, with two alternatives for the first course, three for the second, side dish and dessert. The three services of the day offer grilled food at the moment.
  • Special diets by medical prescription (allergies…) or by the students own decision (vegan, Muslim, vegetarian…).
  • Picnic options for breakfast, lunch or dinner.

24 hours service
  • 24 hours service with our specific workforce from 19:00 to 3:00. The main commitment of this person is to carry on regular rounds to make sure that studying is possible, silence is maintained in common areas and rest and respect prevailed.

Room cleaning twice a week
Change of sheets and towels once a week
Personal clothes cleaning
TRANSPORT SERVICE to BCC
WIFI
STORAGE

Sustainability
  • Within the training in values that Olarain wants to offer to the students, it develops a sustainability policy to safeguard the environment and the natural resources of the surroundings.

COVID-19 Plan
  • Contingency Plan defines the strategies to be followed to minimize the hygienic-sanitary risks due to COVID-19, with the aim of protecting students, workers and subcontracted companies.

Facilities


The common areas of Olarain are designed to ease the integration, interrelation, adaptation and socialization among the students.

LIBRARY
STUDY ROOM
TECHNOLOGY ROOM
MUSIC ROOM
PRACTICE KITCHEN FOR STUDENTS OF THE BCC
COMMON SPACES
LIVING AREA AND TELEVISION
SPORT FACILITIES
PADDLE TENNIS
GYM
LOCKER ROOMS
Sauna
Surf board locker
LAUNDRY ROOM
DAILY NEWSPAPERS
VENDING MACHINES
BIKE PARKING
PUBLIC PARKING
DINNING ROOM
ACCESSIBLE

MONTHLY RATES

Fees for full Academic Year.


Single RoomFull weekSunday to Friday (1) (2)Individual days (3)
Full Board1.255,45 €856,15 €61,60 €
Half Board1.087,50 €747,75 €53,90 €
Bed and Breakfast918,30 €638,00 €45,10 €

Optional services (monthly rate):
· Personal laundry service 68,20 €
· One-way transport from Olarain to BCC, Monday through Friday 39,90 €

(1) From 6:00pm Sunday to 3:00pm Friday.
(2) The room must be empty at 3:00pm Friday.
(3) For the Sunday to Friday option.
Rates with 10% VAT included (subject to possible tax variations).

Enrolment


PRE-REGISTRATION

Fill out and submit the following documentation:

  1. Form with personal data.
  2. Document on deposit refund regulations.
  3. Signed document stating express acceptance of the Statutes, General Regulations, and Specific Regulations.
  4. Document dealing with banking information.
  5. Signed document on the protection of personal data.
  6. Attach:
    • Recent photo against a white background.
    • Photocopy of your national ID or passport. (back and front)
    • Photocopy of your Social Security or Private Medical Insurance Card.
    • Receipt for the €900 deposited into checking account with IBAN: ES50 2095 5206 04 1061940028 BIC: BASKES2B with Kutxabank, indicating the name ans surnames of the future student.

Click here to complete and submit the required documentation.

University entrance exam grade: the document certifying that the entrance exam has been past must be sent via e-mail to the Colegio Mayor Olarain tutoring department: tutoria@olarain.com

 

PERSONAL INTERVIEW WITH THE FUTURE STUDENT

After the documentation has been sent, the Director, Director of Residents, or the Tutor will contact you by phone in order to arrange a date and time for the compulsory interview. This interview is an essential requirement for final admission to the Colegio Mayor Olarain. Once completed, you will be contacted if admitted as a student.

 

FINAL ADMISSION

Once the personal interview is complete and the entrance exam score is sent, the Olarain Tutoring Department will confirm your reserved place via e-mail.

PRE-REGISTRATION

Click here to complete and submit the required documentation.

 

FINAL ADMISSION

Once last year’s grades are sent, the Olarain Tutoring Department will confirm your reserved place via e-mail.

Contact

+ 34 943 00 33 00

Paseo de Ondarreta, 24

20018 Donostia / San Sebastián

Spain

Email: tutoria@olarain.com