You are looking for
- a student room (a “kot”), studio, apartment or (communal) house on the private market
- a residence hall – where you can choose between a
Unless you have managed to arrange permanent housing before leaving for Leuven, you need to book guesthousing for about one week. Once in Leuven and settled in your temporary guestroom, you should immediately go to the KU Leuven Housing Service. There you will find the necessary information to guide you through the procedure to find permanent housing. Finding a place to stay can very well take up to a week.