Univerium was built in 2018 with support from the Heydar Aliyev Foundation. Our dorm can
accommodate 632 students in shared and private bedrooms. The dorm was built by Bridge
Groups of Companies in collaboration with Design Lab Architects, a British architectural
company. Univerium is located at cross section of Bakikhanov and J.Hacibeyli, in a close
proximity to major universities in Baku, several metro stations, great parks and shopping
Our team - The Univerium team is composed of professional and experienced student housing
and property managers, operations and logistics specialists, marketing and leasing experts. In
Univerium, we do everything to ensure the success of our residents, customers and employees
in our dorm and beyond.
Our Mission - Univerium provides a safe, convenient and engaging living environment that
encourages and supports academic and personal success as well as well-being of our residents.
Our Values - Univerium adheres the following key values and principles in our work. We apply
these values in our work with students and parents, universities, clients, vendors and
Excellence and Professionalism in Services: We strive to provide excellent services
to our students and universities in all aspects of our work. Professionalism and responsiveness to the needs of students is key to our
Inclusive and Diverse Community: We are committed to creating and supporting a
student community based on respect for self, others, and environment.
Well-Being of our Students: We strive for the personal and professional development of our students.
Rules & Guidance
Our goal is to create safe and supportive residential environment for the student tenants through
innovative and purposeful services, practices and programs at Univerium. Univerium is your
new home for some time, and is comprised of a variety of people from different backgrounds.
However, you all share one thing in common - the same living community within Univerium. Our
apartments and floors are gender specific. Your door access key will allow you to go to your
own floor, apartment and common areas that are used by all students.
During your move-in and orientation day; you and your roommates will receive a copy of the
Student Housing Handbook which will outline housing policies and expectations from students
in detail. Respecting common rules of the dorm and privacy of each individual in the dorm are
crucial. Any violation of these policies will be handled in partnership with the universities and
Univerium management. Violation of established rules and regulations might result in official
warning, fines and termination of the tenancy with Univerium.
The rules and guidance below are some highlights from this Handbook.
Apartment Rules and Guidance:
● All apartment units are non-smoking.
● Quiet enjoyment hours: 10PM to 7AM.
● Moving furniture around in the rooms are not allowed.
● No overnight guest is allowed in the dorm.
● Keep the room and your space clean and organized.
● Turn off all lights once you leave the unit.
● Pets are not allowed in the apartment units.
● Follow basic hygiene and health norms in the apartment.
● Make sure you lock the door if you are the last person leaving the unit.
● Open beverage bottles or food containers shall not be left on the room.
● Garbage shall be threw away on daily basis to avoid any hygiene issues in the unit.
● Bathroom shall be kept clean all times.
● Respect privacy and personal belongings of your roommate.
● Unauthorized use, possession, or duplication of keys and key cards is prohibited.
Community Rules and Guidance:
● Smoking is allowed in designated smoking areas only.
● Univerium quiet hours: 10PM to 7AM.
● Alcohol is not allowed.
● Visitors Policy: All guests should leave the property by 10PM. Unescorted guests are
● Pets are not allowed in the dorm area.
● Fitness Center hours: 6AM to 10PM.
● Student Canteen Hours: 7AM to 9PM.
● Main gate will be looked after midnight.
How do I apply to move in?
Application process is very SIMPLE! You will need to go to Apply now section on the top
What do I need to provide when I apply for student housing?
You will need to provide copy of your student ID, and your ID or Passport. International
students will need to provide a copy of passport.
Do male and female students share the same apartment?
No, all of our student apartments are gender specific.
Do I need to find my roommate in order to share a room?
No, you don’t have to find your roommate and you will only be responsible renting your
If I have a friend, can we move in together to share a room?
You may definitely apply together and request to share a room. We will try our best to place
you and your friend into same room if there is an availability.
Can I reserve a spot in future date? For example, 3 or 6 months in advance.
Yes, you may definitely reserve a spot 3 to 6 months in advance. Please, call us or contact
us via email to reserve a spot in advance
Are utilities included?
All utilities are included – electricity, waste disposal, cold and hot water, unlimited High
What about my laundry?
Univerium offers free laundry facilities in our laundry center three times in a month.
9. How about housekeeping services?
We do provide bi-weekly house cleaning services to all residents at NO COST!
10. Do you allow pets?
Pets are not allowed in the dorm.
11. Can I have visitors?
Visitors are allowed during the day but will have to leave apartment before 10pm.
unfortunately, no overnight guests are allowed.
12. Can I smoke inside the apartment?
All of our apartments are smoke free. Smoking is allowed in designated smoking areas only.
13. Are meals included?
No meal included in your rent package. But we have meal plans, you can buy it separately
once you move-in.
14. How do I pay my rent?
You will be able to pay rent with cash or by credit card.
15. How about security of dorm community?
Each student will have a personalized access badge that will ensures a secure access at three
levels: dorm main gate, designated floor door/elevator and individual dorm unit. In addition,
the building will have 24-hours security service in all key access areas of the building.
16. How about Keys?
Students are provided with electronic keys to apartment.
17. What are the COMMUNITY AMENITIES?
Our amenities include fitness center, basketball court, Movie Theater, music rooms,
lounges, study rooms.
18. Is there a bus stop near dormitory?
Yes, there are bus stops next to Univerium to the following universities:
Azerbaijan State Oil and Industry University, ADA University, Azerbaijan Medical
University, UNEC, Azerbaijan University of Languages, Azerbaijan Tourism and
Management University, Baku State University and so on