Affordable housing is scarce in Amsterdam. If you are a first-year or exchange student, you can apply for UvA student housing. If you are a senior student, or if UvA student housing is already full, you’ll have to find a room or shared flat on the private rental market.
UvA student housing
UvA student housing is an option for first-year degree and exchange students. Read more about eligibility, the application procedure, costs and types of rooms available.Read more
Housing for PhDs and other researchers
The University of Amsterdam provides a housing service for PhDs, other postgraduates and UvA guests. It can arrange for accommodation in Amsterdam for up to four years.Read more
Finding accommodation independently
If you aren’t eligible for UvA student housing, or if it’s full, you will have to find accommodations elsewhere. Get information and tips on searching for rooms and shared flats in Amsterdam.Read more