Rent a room in Haarlem

Short term stay

If you are an exchange student, you may rent a furnished room provided by Inholland at the Schoonzichtlaan apartment building for one semester or an entire academic year. This type of rental is called 'Short Stay Housing' or ‘Accommodate’.

How to apply

How to apply

Please note: We only have a very limited number of rooms available. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. Please check our website for alternative options for housing.

As an exchange student, before you apply for accommodation, please make sure you have been nominated by your home university AND you have completed your application in our mobility database Moveon.

After you have submitted your online application, it may take at least 2 weeks before you will receive an activation code from student housing corporation DUWO. Check your junk mail box, because if you use a spam filter, this e-mail from DUWO might end up in there! With your activation code, you can log in the system of DUWO and reserve your own room. Please note that we have a limited number of rooms. First come, first served.

Medical Imaging and Radiotherapy
Exchange students Medical Imaging and Radiotherapy are not able to apply for student accommodation via Duwo. You will receive separate information about accommodation from the programme coordinator. Additionally, you may rent through Eb en Vloed Zandvoort (rental period appr. mid Sept 2019 – end of March 2020).

Online application form 2021-2022
A link to the online application form for the Fall semester and full year of 2021-2022 academic year for incoming exchange students and degree seekers can be found below. Please take into consideration the current situation concerning the COVID-19 crisis at all times. Deadline for application for the Fall 21/22 semester and full year is 1 July 2021 at noon CET. Please make sure to check this website regularly.

For more questions: click here to read the F.A.Q.

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The location

The location

Inholland Haarlem has a spacious and modern student accommodation at Schoonzichtlaan next to the university campus. All residences have a communal kitchen, living room with TV, a lift, a laundry area with two washing machines and two dryers, and a roof patio. The rooms are furnished with a bed and mattress, sheets, wardrobe, desk, chair, lamps, fridge, cooker, and table with chairs. Please note that the standard internet is available through a LAN cable, but there is no WiFi. If you want to use the LAN connection on your laptop, make sure you bring your own router.

Schoonzichtlaan is five minutes’ walk from the Overveen train station and Overveen shops, including a supermarket. The bus stop is around the corner from the apartment building and takes you to the city centre of Haarlem in appr. 10 minutes by bus or appr. 15 minutes by bicycle.

Renting periods (subject to change)

  • Full year (2 semesters): 24 August 2020 - 9 July 2021 (due to maintenance work no extension possible beyond 23 July 2021)
    Due to the current circumstances, the rental contract might initially only be for the first semester.
  • Semester 2 (Spring 2021): 25 January 2021 - 9 July 2021 (due to maintenance work no extension possible beyond 23 July 2021)

The application for Spring 2021 is not possible yet; the online application for Spring 2021 will open from 1 November 2020.

The rooms

The rooms

At Schoonzichtlaan, when renting a single room, you have your own bedroom in a six- or eight-room apartment. Each bedroom has its own bathroom with toilet. The living room and kitchen are shared.

You may also rent a shared room. In that case, the bedroom, bathroom and toilet are shared with one other student. You will share the living room and kitchen with all students in the apartment.
All rooms are furnished, designated for students from abroad. For a list of the inventory, please check the website of Duwo.

The apartments are usually mixed-gender (male and female students in 1 apartment), but the shared bedrooms are always either male or female, so not mixed-gender.

Prices for 2020-2021
The rent prices differ per type of room, but always include gas, water, electricity, local taxes and wired internet.

  • A single room with shared kitchen: €499,28 to €560,71 per month.
  • A shared room with shared facilities: €349,19 per month per person (maximum 2 persons per room).

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The apartment block is next to Inholland Haarlem.

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