Lisbon is the Portuguese capital with more than 500,000 inhabitants. The city is served by a good public transport network and is served with cycle paths.
The hottest months are July and August and average summer temperatures are around 26°C and 12ºC in winter.
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The university has some rooms available for mobility students in its residences. However only a few accommodations are made available, so mobility students should indicate their intention to apply for accommodations in the act of registering on Fenix.
The accommodation in one of the University’s Residences subject to payment of a monthly fee, fixed annually.
For students who are not housed in one of our residences, Lisbon is a welcoming city that offers a variety of accommodation options:
– accomodation outside ULisboa;
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The University of Lisbon has several places to eat and an on Campus cafeteria. The average price of a full meal on campus is around € 5.
Lisbon has diversified transportation network: bus, subway and train. The price of the monthly pass for Zone 1 (Lisbon) is 36,70 € / month.
To get to the University of Lisbon School of Law the nearest public transports are bus and subway.
Mobility students who come from a country not covered by the Schengen Agreement, should ensure timely entry visa to Portugal.
Students from countries outside the European Union can only study in Portugal if they have a temporary student visa issued by the Consulate or the Portuguese Embassy.
Students from EU countries, Switzerland, Norway, Iceland or Liechtenstein do not require a visa. However, if the student is going to stay more than 90 days, he/she must register at the town hall of the residence area.
• For more information on the visa application, please visit the site for the Immigration and Borders Service (SEF) and in Study in Portugal.
Insurance and Health
• Students from the European Union, Switzerland, Norway, Iceland or Liechtenstein may ask the European Health Insurance Card which gives access to the portuguese public health facilities. The card is free.
• Students who are not from the European Union must have an international health insurance.
Brazilian students must apply for PB4 form, issued by the INSS Brazil. All students of ULisboa have access to the University Medical Centre.