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’.
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 2020-2021
A link to the online application form for the Spring semester of 2020-2021 academic year for incoming exchange students will be sent to you by e-mail in the week of 16-20 November 2020. We will use the e-mail address that we received with the nomination from your home university. Please take into consideration the current situation concerning the COVID-19 crisis, in case of a slight delay. Deadline for application for the Spring 20/21 semester is 23rd November 2020 at noon CET.
For more questions: click here to read the F.A.Q.
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)
The application for Spring 2021 is not possible yet; the online application for Spring 2021 will open from 1 November 2020.
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.