• Registration at the Luzern registration office*: CHF 35
  • Residency permit for EU and non-EU students:
    • EU students: CHF 70
    • non-EU students: CHF 250
  • ‘Wohnsitzbescheinigung’ residence certificate (needed in order to take an insurance and open a bank account) up to CHF 20
  • Personal liability insurance (required by some forms of accommodation services) up to CHF 90
  • Health insurance (usually through Swisscare for non-EU residents) CHF 70 to 120 per month

*If you're residing in Luzern. Registration cost may be differ for other parishes.


Bank account and phone number
Please check out bank account and phone number in our survival guide.