The UPEACE Department of Academic Administration helps new students find Housing Facilities in Ciudad Colón.

Housing Options:

Students can choose from the following options:

  1. Home-stay: Living with a Costa Rican family allows the student to learn more about Costa Rica’s culture and language.

    The student will have his/her own room with facilities to study and rest in a quiet environment.

    Costs vary depending on the type of room.  Rent, in most cases, includes meals, laundry, and room cleaning once a week.

    The student may choose to have the following available services at additional cost:

    • Internet access
    • Cable TV
    • Phone
  2. Apartment: all apartments are furnished with the basic appliances. Apartments vary in cost, depending on the size, location, and services.
  3. Own accommodation: the University for Peace will not be responsible for any housing arrangements students make on their own.