Student Dormitories of the University of Maribor have 2867 beds in different 15 facilities at five different locations: Gosposvetska, Tyrševa, Lent, Smetanova and Gorkega - Quadro. They offer 633 single and 1117 double rooms with shared bathrooms and kitchens in traditional dorms as well as apartments. Rooms are equipped with new furniture, internet access and cable TV.
Students may use other facilities, such as study rooms and the cyber classrooms. Students of music and art pedagogy have separate rooms, designed for their needs. The dormitories offer free internet access, laundry rooms, sports facilities (including fitness centres, outdoor playing fields, gyms, table tennis rooms, indoor swimming pools etc.), study and multimedia rooms and facilities for extra-curricular activities.
Student dormitories are mainly reserved for students with Slovene citizenship. Foreign students can apply for a place in the dorm in case if they are scholarship-holders of the Government of the Republic of Slovenia or ministries and If it is so defined by international contracts. There is a limited number of rooms available for foreign students in the student dormitories.
Administration office of Student dormitories in Maribor takes care only for accommodation of foreign students. For all other procedures Ministry of Education, Science and Sport in collaboration with University of Maribor is responsible.
There is a movie about living in student dormitories of the University of Maribor, available with english subtitles (right column).