UMEUS (Valby)

UMEUS - stands for You, Me & Us

New dorm

Price range:
You can find the price range here.

8000 DKK (to be paid with first rental instalment)

Type and size of accommodation:
Large student dormitory, 6 floors, approximately 452 studio flats.                                                      The housing foundation has 120 rooms at this dorm. 

Danish house mates:

Available room types:

Room types
2-person room
2-person room for sharing with a friend/partner with 1 single bed in each room (with kitchenette and bathroom) size is 38 m2 (gross areal) of the whole master rooms. There is only 1 contract holder.
Shared rooms (A and B)
single studio rooms, with private kitchenette (two hotplates, small fridge) and a shared bathroom; there are also shared larger kitchens on each floor. Rooms are 19 m2 (gross areal)

Distance to university locations:

Campus / Faculty
Method of transport & transport time
Søndre Campus
20 mins by bike 30 mins by public transport
City Campus
19 mins by bike
25 mins by public transport
18 mins by bike
32 mins by public transport
Nørre Campus
27 mins by bike
30 mins by public transport


Nearest transport
Local busses
Bus 1A, 4A and 7A
Metro stations
M4 line
S-train stations
København Syd (A, E, F line)
Regional trains
Intercity and Regional trains
Cycle to city centre
19 mins

Map and address:

Umeus Valby
Gammel Køge Landevej 72-78,                                                   2500 Valby

Important info

About the dorm

Umeus (Valby) is a completely new dorm which is right next to the new station København Syd

Tenants have access to many shared facilities such as shared kitchen,  study hall, group rooom, lounges, and a roof terrace. This offers plenty opportunities to be social with other residents. 

About the area

Grønttorvet is a new upcoming area, here you will find, among other things, huge community center, shops, businesses, underground parking, shopping facilities specialist shops. In addition, you can cycle to large parts of Copenhagen via nearby green cycle paths. You have the center of Valby within a short distance, Fisketorvet and the new IKEA close by.  

Grønttorvsparken is a meeting point for the district’s residents and guests. Enjoy a cup of coffee or a light meal in Plads23 located on the promenade. 

The promenade Here you can go apple picking in the orchard, which is lined with trees and plantings of edible fruits, nuts and berries that change with the season. You can also play outdoors with friends – or immerse yourself in a good book – on the green, open grass of the lawn. You can take a stroll down the promenade – the urban strip – that connects the park with the surrounding properties and small urban spaces


Things to do

There are many things to do in Valby and nearby. 

Spinderiet is a relatively new shopping center located 7 minutes away by bike. It offers a various options of shops -fashion, personal care, housing, electronics, sports, leisure, groceries and, not least, delicious culinary experiences are gathered in one place.

Valbyparken offers summer concerts, a natural playground and 17 theme gardens, which makes it a popular excursion spot for all ages.

Kulbaneparken the park contains playgrounds, utility gardens, meeting places, artificial turf, a pump-track course and the urban space “Kulgraven”, which is both a cloudburst pool and an enormous skating landscape.

Hafnia sports center with Hafnia-Multi, you have the option of renting indoor courts for pickleball, volleyball, futsal, badminton, handball, basketball, hockey or something else entirely!  The hall is equipped with various nets, goals and baskets for various activities. 



Important info


It is mandatory to participate in the weekly common cleaning of kitchens.  Active participation in the dorm’s community is expected.

Furniture and inventory

2 seperate kitchenettes (1 in each room), including a sink, a cooker hood and a fridge. In the middle of the two rooms there is a shared bathroom. There is a bed and a mattress of 90 x 200 cm, a movable desk and a closet for storage in each room. 

Please note: We never provide bedlinen, duvets, or pillows. Please bring or buy what you require. We also do not provide kitchen items (e.g. pots, pans, plates, etc.)


The following utilities are included in the rent:

Electricity, heating, water, and internet


Fast speed WIFI in all rooms.

Common rooms

You will be able to book different common rooms for study, contact the community manager on site. 


Laundry facilities are avaialble in the building.

House Rules & Residence Handbook

Please read the House Rules and Residence Handbook before arriving.

Building & furniture problems

For building-related problems contact the Community Manager on site. 

For issues taken care of by the Housing Foundation ’s (furniture, inspections), contact our inspector: Attila, phone hours Tuesdays & Thursdays 8am-10am, +45 50525096. Or email him at [email protected], enclosing a picture indicating the issue.

Lock out / Lost keys

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