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F.A.Q.

Are there a telephone and TV in the room?

All rooms have their own telephone connected to the building's switchboard, which provides direct access to the telephone network. Receiving outside calls and making calls between the rooms within the building is free. In order to make calls outside of the building, the resident must previously pay a deposit of €50 in reception (the cost of each call will be subtracted from this amount).

Can I bring a TV or audio-visual equipment?

Yes, you can have your own radio, TV, or audio-visual equipment in your room, as long as you respect the residence's quiet hours

Are there microwaves in the rooms?

No, and residents are not allowed to bring any appliances for safety reasons.

What type of furniture can I bring to the room?

Any type of furniture as long as it does not cause any damage to the room, such as putting holes in walls.

How does the room cleaning service work?

There is a weekly cleaning service. Depending on the floor you live on, at the beginning of the school year, you will be informed of the day of the week that the room will be cleaned.

Does the residence close during vacations?

No, it is open year-round (dining hall hours may vary at Christmas, Holy Week, and in the summer).

Can I stay in my room over Christmas and Holy Week vacation? Are meals included?

The residence doesn't close at any time during the school year. You can stay there the entire time you have signed up for.

Can I stay at the residence in summer?

If you are interested in staying at Àgora BCN over the summer, before the end of the school year you must inform reception and ask about the fees for the months you want to stay.

Are there supermarkets close to the residence?

Yes, on the other side of the Ronda de Dalt, there is a Consum supermarket and other businesses (pharmacy, office supply store, bakery, banks).