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How to fill out the application 

Fill out the application as accurately as possible. An application can be refused in case of its insufficiency or if the information provided is inaccurate. By sending in an application, Stúdentagarðar is allowed to verify all the information provided by sending an inquiry to Fasteignamat ríkisins regarding home ownership, to Register Iceland regarding family status and to the University regarding study progress and registration fees.

New students select an option especially for them (New student). New students are those who were not registered students at University of Iceland during for more than one semester. New students can apply from the 1st of June or if their studies start in spring, from October 1st.

Select an apartment type (suitable kind of housing). Singles apartment for an individual, couples apartment  for couples or family apartment for couples with children or individuals with children. 

-Specify the beginning of present study. 
-Specify estimated end of present study. 
-Specify faculty. 
-Specify course of study. 

If applying for couples apartment (or family apartment), please provide information on spouse's name, id-number, school, course of study, beginning and end of study. Please mark if spouse is a student or working. 
Specify child/children´s name(s) in the first box(es) and birthday(s) in the second when applying for family apartments.

Providing family's and/or friend's phone number(s) can be helpful. 
An accurate and active e-mail address is essential. All announcements from Stúdentagarðar are e-mailed. Applicants are informed of assignments by e-mail. 
Any other information the applicant thinks is important for his or hers application process can be written here. Regarding family situation, housing or other matters.

Read about priorities in the allocation rules.

Username and password is sent by email at the end of the application process. It can be used by the applicant both for status observation on the housing waiting list as well as a confirmation tool. An applicant will be removed from the waiting list if the application is not confirmed with the reference number between the 1st and 5th of every month.

It is important that the email address provided is checked on a day to day basis. Applicants are given 48 hours to accept or decline a housing offer. After those 48 hours the offer will expire. If an applicant declines a housing offer 3 times he or she will no longer have a place on the waiting list.

For further information, please take notice of the allocation rules on the left margin or contact Stúdentagarðar at studentagardar(at)