The Artevelde University College hopes you will enjoy your stay in Ghent. Everything you need to know about accommodation is to be found here. Please read the information below carefully, in order to be well prepared for a pleasant stay.

Apply for a room at Artevelde University College

Find a room on the private market

ATTENTION: be aware of internet fraud! Especially when you find an offer via Facebook. In case of doubt, please contact our Housing Department in advance.

    For questions about rental laws, quality of living, rights and obligations of landlords and so on: contact
    Kotatgent is a housing service of the City of Ghent and works in collaboration with Artevelde University College.
  • Check  our overview of rooms which were put online by students who are going abroad for a short period (Dutch website).

Important notes

1. What can you expect from the housing offer?
Take a look at the rooms and locations: view details

2. You sign the rental agreement: your rights and duties!

  • Read the rental agreement carefully before signing
  • We ask you to pay the deposit beforehand, as well as two months rental fee
  • Report problems and damages immediately to the Housing Department
  • If you wish to stay longer than agreed upon in the rental agreement, consult the Housing Department!

3. End of the rental agreement

  • Contact the Housing Department so the room can be inspected
  • You have to leave the room before 10 o'clock
  • If the room is cleaned and the keys are delivered, the deposit will be transferred to your bank account.

4. Daily life information
Have a look at for more information about studying, living, transportation and administration upon your arrival.

5. What you should also know:

Accomodation grant

A type of grant for students in dorms who meet four conditions: the travel between your home and the campus – door to door – is at least 60 minutes by public transport (or you are in dorms due to specific social circumstances, e.g. motor skills disorder, big family, etc.), your nationality condition, your rental contract is at least 8 months AND you are a scholarship student, partial scholarship student or non-scholarship student with an income of maximum 7 500 euro above the maximum limit to receive a student grant from the Flemish Government.

Your application must be submitted from 12 November 2018 until 1 June 2019.

Housing Department Artevelde University College

If you have more questions concerning accommodation, please contact:
Housing Department, Hoogpoort 15, B-9000 Gent, BELGIUM
TEL: + 32 9 234 92 16 - E-mail

ATTENTION: we are closed during weekends and holidays: Autumn holidays, Christmas holidays, Spring holidays, Easter holidays and Summer holidays. If you arrive in Ghent during the collective holidays, or on Saturdays and Sundays, you are responsible for accommodation yourself: search for housing in Ghent. The accommodation service and the international coordinator of your department can be contacted again the next working day.