There are student flats near most of the universities in Iceland. Students are advised to contact their school for further information.The international office at your host university assists students in finding housing. 

Students attending the University of Iceland can apply for housing from the Icelandic Student Services (Félagsstofnun stúdenta). The Service operates student apartments and is responsible for allocating flats.

University students in the greater Reykjavík area may rent flats in the old Nato Defence Base at Keflavík Airport. The student flats are intended for individuals and families. Further information may be found on the website of Keilir, the Atlantic Centre of Excellence.

Students who do not have access to campuses or student flats must find accommodation on the general accommodation rental market. They are advised to find out about their rights on the websites of the municipalities in question. 

Students may be eligible for renting benefits