Indian Institute of Information Technology Dharwad (IIIT-DWD) is a residential Institute. All students preferably have to stay in the hostel accommodation provided by the Institute. It helps to create a community environment and this promotes a group education culture. IIIT-DWD offers separate hostels for Boys and Girls. Located at Vidya Nagar, in the heart of Hubli city, near to IIIT Dharwad transit campus and well connected to trasit campus by public transport serveice. Hostels are equipped with 24×7 safety measures, along with other facilities such as WiFi, Mess, CCTV etc. Hostels are well maintained and kept neat and tidy by dedicated house keeping service.The hostels rooms are comfortable, offer home like environment and provided with all basic amenities for day to day use. Current hostel rooms are provided on twin/ triplet-sharing basis allocated on the basis of first come first serve basis.