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Staying in a dormitory without being a student

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I am going to Russia (Saint-Petersburg or Moscow) this summer for an internship (on a student visa). Since I am on a tight budget and want to meet new people, I'd like to stay in a student dormitory (obshezhitie). But is this possible without being a student of SPBGU or MGU? Perhaps there are many free rooms since it is summer time?

If this is not possible, does anyone has any tips for finding a (cheap) place to stay?
asked May 21, 2015 in St. Petersburg by Leotjo (120 points)

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