The mission of Collegio Golgi, named after the famous Nobel Prize for Medicine Camillo Golgi, is to offer a range of additional and high-calibre learning opportunities in addition to the regular Courses available at the University of Pavia as well to encourage a free exchange of ideas and experiences between students. Collegio Golgi caters equally for students of all University Courses, both undergraduate and post–graduate ones.


Collegio Golgi currently runs tutorials in Biology, Law, Mathematical Analysis, Philosophy. The courses are set each year based on students’ needs. Tutorial are offered by graduate students, interns as well as professors of the University of Pavia who live in college.

Cultural Initiatives

Collegio Golgi regularly organizes conferences and symposia sponsored by the rectories or Students Committees in collaboration with the Departments of the University of Pavia.
The Golgi organizes, among other events, the international conferences of moral philosophy and philosophy of law "Nomologics," subsequently published in hard copy.

College Life

College life  promotes friendly relations and interactions among students. A range of sporting, recreational and cultural activities are organized by two committees of six members each, elected by students. The College is actively involved in intercollegiate sports tournaments organized by the CUS (Centro Universitario Sportivo) of Pavia.



The rector is prof. Alessandro Greco, Professor at the Department of Civil Engineering and Architecture.

Via Aselli, 43 - 27100 - Pavia (PV)

Tel. 0382-510100

Fax: 0382-510377




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GUEST ROOMS: n. 1 single rooms and n. 2 double bedrooms

BATHROOM: n. 2 shared rooms each, while the guest rooms are en-suite

PORTER: from 8.00 am to 24.00 am Monday to Friday - from 8.00 to 23.00 Saturday - closed Sunday and holidays, in addition to closures as academic calendar

DISABLED ACCESS: guaranteed access for people with disabilities, with n. 3 single rooms intended for persons with disabilities and all with en-suite bathroom

KITCHEN: n. 14 shared

MEALS - BREAKFAST ROOM: n. 1 room breakfast

BAR SERVICE: vending machines for hot / cold drinks and snacks

INTERNET: wireless internet in all rooms and in public areas

COMPUTER ROOM: n. 1 computer room with 5 seats

LIBRARY: n. 1 shared library at Residence Golgi 2

STUDY ROOM: n. 1 study room with 20 seats

TV ROOM: n. 1 TV room with DVD player and SKY

GAMES ROOM / RECREATION: n. 1 games room with table tennis and table football

LAUNDRY: n. 1 laundry room

AIR CONDITIONING: present in the TV room and study room

GYM: n. 1 fully equipped gym

SPORTS: n. 1 tennis court and n. 1 football pitch in shared with the Residence Golgi 2


PARKING: inside the residence

DISTANCE TO BUS STOP: bus 6 stopping nearby

DISTANCE TO TRAIN STATION: by car (1,4 km, 3 min.); by bicycle (1.4 km; 5 min.); walk (1.3 km, 19 min.)

DISTANCE TO BUS STATION: by car (1,5 km, 3 min.); by bicycle (1.5 km; 6 min.); walk (1.4 km, 20 min.)