Please note that students are responsible for finding and arranging their own housing when coming to Morocco. However our international office will be glad to advise you and support you in this process.
Campus Residence « Bayt al Maarifa »
This Campus residence hosts students coming from different cities, foreign students from all superior Teaching institutions located in our neighbourhood.
Fees: 3000 MAD deposit, 1000 MAD for file review + 4 months' rent in advance (1 996,50 MAD per month for a single room ; 1 300 MAD for a double room).
Please note that there are certain rules and restrictions which are applied for students who decide to live at Bayt al Maarifa residence (curfew every day at 23h00). Internet is provided, the rooms have a private bathroom and small kitchen, you will need to buy your sheets, pans etc.
During application procedure some documents which have to be officially stamped by the Moroccan administration are mandatory. This may take time and you might not be able to move into the room upon your arrival in Rabat provided that the procedure might be unusually long. You will have to get in contact directly with Bayt al Maarifa.
Renting a private housing might provide you more options.
This is the solution we would advised the most. It is allowed to share a flat with others students .
Our international office can provide you some contacts of others students looking to rent a flat or sharing a room. Rents amount from 2000 MAD to 4000 MAD for a room and 3000 to 8000 MAD/month for a flat.
Here below some links that can help you finding a private housing or shared flats:
If you have no housing option by the time you arrive to Morocco below is a link where you can find a list of hotels where you can stay in the meantime until you will find accommodation:
Hotel de la Paix located in Rabat downtown area << Medina >>
00 212 537 72 29 26.
Hotel d'Alsace located in Hassan area
00 212 537 72 26 11
Hotel Velleda located in Rabat downtown area
00 212 537 76 95 31
Hotel Le Gaulois Located in Rabat Downtown
00 212 537 72 30 22
Here is a link where you can find more hotels:
Meals are not provided and students are responsible for their own food. Student housing includes kitchen facilities and the cost living (including food) in Rabat is less expensive than in the US. An average meal in the city can be purchased for approximately $3-$7.