Agencies, platforms and current availability

On this page you can find more information on current offers via the Reserved Accommodation Programme, and links to agencies and platforms that offer options via the private housing market. 

Reserved housing availability

Utrecht University reserves a limited number of furnished rooms and studios for eligible international students via various housing providers. This is called the Reserved Accommodation Programme. This programme sometimes offers availability during the year. If you are searching for housing now, please contact us for more information on the possibilities via

For more information on the reserved housing programme for international students planning to arrive per February 2021 please follow this link for more information.

Private market housing

The largest share of student housing in Utrecht is provided by private home owners. Most housing offers are posted on housing platforms by current tenants, landlords and agencies. The available offers and the housing advertised on the platforms and pages linked to below is not checked by Utrecht University. You must come to an agreement in direct contact with the housing provider without interference of Utrecht University.

Note that there are different types of fees an agency or platform may ask you to pay when you are searching for housing. For more information on the different fees and costs please follow this link

Beware of scams and fake offers

Unfortunately, some people will try to take advantage of the high demand for housing. When searching for housing on the private market always remain aware of scams and fake offers.

How to avoid scams