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International student housing

Studying in Amsterdam is an unforgettable experience. Find out here what you need to do to secure student housing.

Finding housing

Amsterdam is a great city to live in but its housing is severely limited. You must start your search for housing as soon as possible. The options available to you are outlined below.

The severe housing shortage in Amsterdam means you must not wait to start your housing search. Use resources below to make a plan as soon as you can.

Costs and fees

Rent is between €360 and €850 per calendar month, depending on the type of room. In addition to rent, you must pay administrative fees, a refundable deposit and in some cases local taxes.

Read more about costs and fees


An overview of the regulations which are applicable if you are going to register for AUAS housing or if you have already been assigned a room through the AUAS.

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Room types

The AUAS offers student housing in various off-campus buildings spread across the city of Amsterdam and Diemen. Different room types, price ranges and locations are available.

More about room types and locations

Questions and support

Our Housing team is ready to assist you

+31 6 1539 81 22(opens in new window)
CET office hours from Monday through Thursday