Haus in der Moussonstrasse

Joseph Slezák & Sybille Stemmler (Hausleitung/ House leaders)
Moussonstrasse 17
8044 Zürich
Tel.: +41 44 262 06 26
E-mail: Moussonstr17 [at] studentenhaeuser [dot] ch

Vacancy announcement:
The student-house is looking for a new female resident from 1 April!

For the details, please download: vacancy announcement

The next time vacancies will become available in the Student-house with the
1st of September 2019. For more information, please refer below.

Lage/Location (Google Maps)

Informationen in Deutsch

Das Haus in der Moussonstrasse ist nur 3 Minuten zu Fuss von der Universität Zürich und der ETH entfernt. Mit dem Abschluss der Renovationsarbeiten bietet das Haus insgesamt  20 Studierenden ein schönes Zuhause während ihres Studiums.  Ausgestattet mit Töggelikasten, wunderbaren Ausblick von der Dachterrasse und vielem mehr haben die Studierenden viele Möglichkeiten neben dem Studium ihre Freizeit zu gestalten.

Information in English / application documents

The Moussonstr. 17 Student-house is located where Zürich’s central university quarter meets a residential area of traditional villas in the Fluntern neighborhood,
5 – 10 minutes walk from the central buildings of the ETH, UZH and the ZHdK.
It is situated in a historic building and provides a home to an international, coeducational community of 19 students (representing 11 nationalities , as of spring 2019), including students of BSc and MSc studies.
The House is open to students of any religion who are ideally at the beginning of
their studies in Zürich, for a maximum of two years of stay.

What is new in the Student-house?

The building hosting the Moussonstr. 17 Student-House went through a partial refurbishment during the summer in 2018. This refurbishment involved the student rooms and the main student kitchen. It is expected that further refurbishments concerning some of the public rooms of the building will be carried out during the summer 2019.

For more information (including about the infrastructure, prices, admissions, and so on), please download the document: Frequently Asked Questions


Vacancies for the autumn/winter semester in 2019

Vacancies are becoming available in twin rooms* in the Student-house from the
1st of September in 2019!

* Twin room: two students sharing the same room (with common rooms on the corridors)

Application documents:

New vacancies (incl. application form) will be announced here the latest by the end of March. Please drop a message indicating your relevant interest to the above e-mail address if you want to receive a notification about the announcement of new vacancies.

Deadline for the applications in early May (the exact date will be defined later)


Zimmerbeispiel / Examples of rooms

Note: the photos in the gallery are from the time period prior to the refurbishment of the rooms. With regard to the qualities of the refurbished rooms, temporarily please refer to these examples of panorama photos. They were made available on the Internet by the architect in charge of the House, Mr Gerhard Färber.


Andere Fotos / Other photos