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Undergraduate Admissions

Hospitality Services

Universidad CEU San Pablo offers international students a range of services to make their arrival in Spain and their integration into the University as comfortable and easy as possible.

The Admission and New International Student Service will support you at all times, helping you with the administrative procedures in your country, contracts for services in Madrid (bank, telephone, medical assistance, etc.) and also we will do our best to solve any doubts or problems that may arise during the year.

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Hospitality Service for Undergraduate Students

  • Legal access university*

    The team will help you during the admission process so that the differences between the educational systems do not pose a problem and for the administrative procedures concerning the homologation of your studies in the Spanish system.


  • Documents required for the visa

    Applying for a visa is one of the most complicated steps because, in most cases, it involves having a letter of invitation or a (study/work) contract and a Spanish medical insurance. Therefore, if you need to apply for a student visa to study in Madrid, apply for your Letter of Admission.

  • Foreigner Identity Card

    We will help you to obtain your foreigner's identity number and card (NIE and TIE), documents that are necessary for you to be able to study in Spain and to be able to live there for more than 6 months.
    If you are not an EU citizen, you must apply to study in Madrid and to reside in Spain for more than six months.
    If you are an EU citizen, this is not obligatory, but you can also apply for it. This will allow you to carry out procedures in Spain such as signing a work contract.

  • International Student Card (ISIC)

    Being an international student at the University of San Pablo CEU allows you to receive an international student identity card. With this card you can enjoy discounts on major brands, leisure, culture, accommodation, transport, catering, mobile phones and training. More than 6 million students worldwide are already enjoying its benefits.

  • Bank account

    The Admissions and New International Student Service will take care of the procedures for opening a bank account in the prestigious and international Santander Bank, with which we have an agreement. Therefore, as soon as you arrive in Madrid, you will be able to collect your bank account documents and meet the bank staff.

  • SIM Phone card

    We will give you a Spanish SIM card with 15 euros of national, international calls and Internet.

  • Transport card

    You will receive a transport card that will allow you to discover all the corners of Madrid. As soon as you arrive, select your monthly pass and start using the extensive public transport network of the Community of Madrid (metro, bus, suburban train, etc.).

  • Spanish courses*

    We offer an online Spanish course where you will learn the basics of the language to get around Madrid with ease.

  • Personal shopper

    This is a personalised shopping service at El Corte Inglés (Sede la Castellana) where, on your first visit, you will be offered a complimentary gourmet experience and advice on your purchases with special discounts.

  • Zero course*

    We offer you a reinforcement course in the main academic competences defined by each School.

*These services are not available for master degree students

In addition, you will find optional services, such as health insurance and advice on accommodation and essential information for the new international student. This is how you will get to know the university and your new classmates.

This service is not optional and its payment is made jointly with the reservation fee. The package costs €500 and all the services mentioned above are included. Once the payment has been made, no refund will be given (with the exception of justified cases)

How can I make use of this service?
If you are interested in the Hospitality package, first you must start the admission process in the Degree you are interested in and successfully pass it. Once you have been pre-admitted, you will be able to make the payment together with the reservation fee in a one-time payment. From then on, our Hospitality team will contact you.

For more information:


Universidad CEU San Pablo
C/ Julián Romea 18
28003 Madrid
Tel.: (+34) 91 514 04 04
E-mail: [email protected]
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Accommodation in Madrid

We have put together a document with all the information about halls of residence and other types of students accommodation in Madrid. We will also be happy to assisst you in your search to make sure you find the best accommodation option for you and have the greatest Madrid experience.