The campus is located on University Hill, with a beautiful view over the city of Mytilene. Here you will find the School of Social Sciences, and the School of Environment. The canteen and a café is also located on campus.
In the first couple of days, you’ll receive your UAegean student ID card that gives you free transportation to and from the university campus with the School Bus, and access to the University Canteen.
Life in the town of Mytilene combines the advantages of a small scale place and a place with a long history and tradition. Cultural events, sports activities, musical events and performances at the town and the University, along with the vibrant nightlife in the bars of the harbor and the traditional food, snacks and ouzo at the taverns.
Cost of living is approximately 300€ to 500€ per month (excluding accommodation). Furthermore, taxis are relatively cheap (expect around 6-7€ per urban ride), and buses to the University are free.
The University of the Aegean does not provide accommodation for its incoming students. However, there are various sites that can help you find accommodation. Finding accommodation in Mytilene is usually not a challenge, but we still recommend you to start looking early.
There is a School Bus going from the city centre to University Hill every weekday. It leaves from Sappho Square every 30 minutes going to the University Campus. With your student ID identifying you as a student at the University of the Aegean the School Bus is free of charge.
There is also public transport that can take you around the city of Mytilene and Lesvos island.