Ekebyvägen is situated 2 km south west of the city center. Nearby are green areas and a fitness centre.
About the Room
On Ekebyvägen 13 we rent out 24 student rooms in two corridors built in 2002. Each room is 20 square meters and includes private bathroom (shower and WC). The rooms in the corridor share kitchen and there is also a common sitting-room. Cleaning up and taking care of the common kitchen and other common areas are the students responsibility and usually specific duty lists are put up for your convenience.
Read more about Swedish student corridor living here.
The rooms are furnished with a bed and mattress (including pillow and quilt), chair, desk with chair and desk lamp/reading lamp, small cupboard, bookshelf, notice board and window blinds. Fixtures for curtains and runners for hanging pictures are in place.
The monthly rent (autumn 2019) is approx. 5250 SEK/month and includes electricity, water, heating, and access to laundry room. Internet is provided by an external supplier. There is no wifi, you connect via a net cable to the wall outlet.
You can find an interview with one of our tenants at Ekebyvägen here.
Note: Pictures are examples of rooms, variations may occur.
Laundry room: On floor 2.
Garbage room: Separate garbage house in the yard. Waste in Uppsala must be sorted in categories – glass, metal, newspaper, cardboard, plastics, organic or combustible waste.
Bicycle room: There is a bicycle room in the yard.
…supermarket: Coop Nära Ekeby located on Köpenhamnsgatan or ICA Folkes, located on Rackarbergsgatan/S:t Johannesgatan
…campus: Centre for Evolutionary Biology, Geo Centre, English Park Campus
…student nation: Kalmar nation, V-Dala nation, Göteborgs nation
…bus stop: “Ekeby bruk” (plan your trip on www.ul.se)
Landlord: Uppsala University Housing Office
Any questions or requests concerning your contract should be directed to the housing office.
House owner: Studentstaden i Uppsala AB
Phone: +46- (0)18-727 91 00
Office address: Salagatan 16A
Any problems concerning your room, common areas or the building should be reported to the house owner Studentstaden. See Maintenance and Service.