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Finding accommodation in Amsterdam yourself is difficult and expensive. Therefore we highly recommend to use our accommodation service. We offer four different accommodation options in different parts of Amsterdam.

  • Private room
  • Shared bathroom and kitchen
  • Located next to the university
  • No additional nights possible, check-in only during official arrival hours!
  • €575 per session (14 nights, Saturday-Saturday)
Located at just a 5-minute walk from the university campus and directly across Amsterdam’s business district ‘Zuidas’ lies on-campus accommodation De Boelelaan. Here you will enjoy a furnished private room, shared bathroom and shared kitchen with 5-7 other summer school students. Your private room will come furnished. Bed linen and kitchen utensils are provided. You can connect to the internet by purchasing or bringing your own router or by using internet cables. Please note that the bedrooms are not standardized and differ in size and layout. There are two showers, two toilets and one washer/dryer per floor. Laundry facilities are free. When you apply for this housing option, please keep in mind that it is necessary to arrive on Saturday during the official arrival hours as there is no reception available on Sunday.


De Boelelaan Kitchen

  • Private room and bathroom, with small fridge
  • Shared kitchen
  • A bit further from the university - getting a bike is highly recommended!
  • €650 per session (14 nights, Saturday-Saturday)

Off-campus option Hotel Jansen is a 10 minute bike-ride or 30 minute walk away from the university. The boutique style student 'hotel' warmly welcomes visitors from all parts of the globe. Hotel Jansen has a cozy (or as the Dutch say gezellig) vibe to make you feel at home easily. The staff is very friendly and approachable. The building consists of six floors, each with a unique design representing a different area of Amsterdam. Your room is approximately 18m2, has a private bathroom, small fridge, a desk and a comfortable bed. Bed linen and kitchen utensils are included. A large 'club room' with kitchen and amenities is to be shared with the rest of your floor which, most likely, will be summer school friends. You can enjoy delicious meals at Hotel Jansen's very own restaurant Mama's. Often it is possible to extend your stay at Hotel Jansen with extra nights. Contact [email protected] to find out the possibilities.

Hotel Jansen 1

Hotel Jansen 2

Hotel Jansen 3

  • Private studio apartment: private bedroom, bathroom and kitchen
  • Located in Diemen, 25 minutes from VU Amsterdam - getting a bike or public transport pass is recommended
  • €575 per session (14 nights, Saturday-Saturday)

Our Campus, is located on a completely centralized student campus. Our Campus has many additional facilities such as: study and project rooms, a gym membership which comes with access to tennis, basketball, soccer, and a climbing wall, a service desk, handyman, 24/7 security, social events and workshops, a lounge with TV’s and a game room, and a vegetable garden (all included in the rental price).  Additionally, the campus has many more services and facilities nearby such as a supermarket, medical and dental services, bars and restaurants, a hair salon, dry cleaning, public transportation, and more!

Our Campus


  • Shared dorm room (4-8 person rooms with bunk beds)
  • Shared bathroom and basic kitchen with microwave facilities (breakfast included in the rental price)
  • Located in Diemen, 25 minutes from VU Amsterdam - getting a bike or public transport pass is recommended
  • €425 per session (14 nights, Saturday - Saturday)

Via Hostel is located in Diemen at only 15 metro minutes from the center of Amsterdam and 25-30 bike/metro minutes from VU. They created a multi-functional playground for the curious new-age traveller ready to stretch their minds with new exhilarating experiences. Their mission is connect you to the local scene. May it be in the city or in one of their fly and fresh designed communal spaces.