Welcome to the Housing Foundation Copenhagen

We are a non-profit organization helping international students and researchers at the University of Copenhagen find accommodation for up to one year.

We offer a variety of housing options across all parts of Copenhagen: We reserve dormitory rooms as well as private and shared apartments around the city and rent them out via our booking system.

On this webpage you can find information about our invitation process and booking system, and see if you are eligible for housing through The Housing Foundation Copenhagen

Office Hours

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 
9:30 am – 12 noon, 1 pm – 3 pm
Wednesday: 1 pm – 3 pm
Fridays: 10 am – 12 noon, 1 pm – 3 pm
Public holidays and Saturday and Sunday: CLOSED

We are opening a new dorm, Engvej studios, close to Amager strandpark, 5 minutes from the beach.
You can find more info  here.

Key pick up for Engvej Studios
Since all contracts in Engvej studios starts 1st of September 2021 we will offer tenants that need to isolate themselves to be able to pick up the keys a little earlier. 

If you are required to self-isolate upon entering Denmark please send us an email with documentation of the required isolation


Important information regarding COVID 19

Make sure to familiarize yourself with the COVID guidelines for Denmark before and during your stay.

We have made a section dedicated to COVID 19 information. It can be found here: 


WE HAVE AVAILABLE ROOMS - Now also for Danish Students

We still have available rooms and are therefore opening up for Danish students. 

Please send an email to contact@housingfoundation.ku.dk  with your admissions letter, then we can evaluate your case and decide if you are eligible for housing. 

Before entering the booking system, please be sure to read our Booking Manual  here. 


During and after your stay it is important to clean your room often. See our cleaning tips. These are especially relevant now to avoid spreading infection.