University of buraimi hostel
Students Accommodation is provided for female students on-campus at the University of Buraimi. The UoB hostel consists of three connected buildings of five floors each, which have a total of 278 rooms. Of these rooms, 100 rooms are equipped to accommodate three students in each and 178 rooms are equipped to accommodate four students in each leading to a total capacity of 1,012 students.
The hostel offers a wide range of services such as fiber optic internet, study rooms (one per floor, in each building), and two entertainment rooms in each level per building. In addition, there is a complementary service area including kitchen, two restaurants, self-service laundry, hair dressing salon, grocery store, dry cleaning service area and a majlis for receiving visitors.
The University of Buraimi works to provide the hostel with continuous supervisory services by qualified wardens. Each floor has an assigned resident attendant to ensure that hostel rules and regulations are followed. Further, the University of Buraimi assures that the hostel operator provides the students with daily transportation to medical centers for consultation, twenty four-hour emergencies medical transportation, twice weekly transportation for groceries, and once weekly transportation for banking services
The hostel contract is valid for one semester. The contract value is determined on the basis of a semester and not on a monthly basis. A new contract will be concluded each semester. Accommodation fees shall be paid for each regular semester (Fall and Spring) for the amount of (OMR 225) for a triple room, and (OMR 200) for a quadruple room. The fees are subject to change with prior notice. Students provide their preference of the type of accommodation they desire through the Hostel Reservation System, which includes an on-line component. This is conducted before the start of the semester to allow receiving student preferences.
For more information, students shall contact Accommodation Services Office in Students Affairs Department
located on the Ground floor, Building (C).