The accommodation facilities our students stay in are located within the Suzhou Dushu Lake Science and Education Innovation District (SEID) and managed privately by the Suzhou Industrial Park Education Development and Investment Limited Company.

You will receive information about your accommodation options once you have received your unconditional offer. We will assist in booking accommodation once you have paid your deposit to secure your place at XJTLU. Where possible, we will try to allocate you to your first choices. However, due to supply and demand, we may not be able to satisfy your first choice.

Accommodation options for Mainland Chinese students

Undergraduate

  • Four students sharing one dormitory room
  • Fee: RMB 2,200 per bed per academic year (excluding utilities and internet fees).

Masters

  • Four students share one dormitory room
  • Fee: RMB 2,200 per bed per academic year (excluding utilities and internet fees).

PhD

  • Two PhD students share one dormitory room
  • Fee: RMB 2,750 per bed per academic year (excluding utilities and internet fees).

Home from home

Close to campus

Accommodation options are all within walking distance of our campus meaning you can get to lectures, visit the library and spend time on campus easily and quickly.

Student community

Being located in the Dushu Lake Science and Education Innovation District means we are surrounded by countless other universities and their students, meaning there are abundant affordable places to eat and regular events taking place to keep you entertained.

Cost of living

Suzhou boasts a reasonable cost of living. Accommodation expenses (excluding utilities and internet access) vary depending on the type of accommodation you choose.

Access to the city

It’s easy to get a taxi or bus from our accommodation to other areas of Suzhou for socialising, cultural trips or shopping.