SINN (the Student Welfare Organisation) offers student housing in several locations in Lillehammer.
All residences are within walking distance from bus stops connected to the city centre and the University. Most international students choose to reside in Storhove (right next to the school's premises) or Smestad (halfway between the University and the city centre).
Students are accommodated in fully furnished single rooms including: utilities, WiFi, desk chair, closet, small table, single bed with a duvet and a pillow. Students can apply for unfurnished rooms, however; this is not recommended. Most rooms have a shared kitchen and social area with a private bathroom. Some rooms have shared bathrooms. All student homes have access to laundry machines, dryers, storage space and parking (monthly fee of 100 NOK).
The rent differs for each dorm. Most students choose to rent in Smestad for 3955 NOK (approximately 401 EUR/457 USD) per month.