Housing

Leiden University offers a selected range of housing options for bachelor and master students, exchange students, short stay guests, PhD candidates and postdocs. More information on this topic, as well as current availability, can be found on the university's student housing website.

Other housing options and basic additional information are listed below. 


Buying or renting

When looking for housing in The Netherlands, you should first determine whether you are interested in buying or renting a house.


Renting a house

If you decide to look for a house to rent, please make sure to consider the rental properties and check the contract.


PhD and postdoc housing

Leiden University offers housing facilities especially for international academic staff. You will find more information on how to apply for university housing on this page. The rent varies between €450,00 and €1100,00.