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Homes for Students

Hoas – Easiest and the most comfortable student living in the Helsinki capital region

Foundation for student housing in the Helsinki region

We offer affordable rental housing for students in the capital region of Finland. Hoas has nearly 19 000 tenants and over 10 000 apartments near study institutions in Helsinki, Vantaa, Espoo and Kauniainen. Hoas is a non-profit foundation that works in cooperation with the student unions of the University of Helsinki and Aalto University, as well as 10 other university and polytechnic student unions.

Exchange students at Hoas

Application for Spring term 2024 will open on 29.9.2023

How to apply?

How to apply for a Hoas apartment?

Applying for student housing is easy. Follow these instructions and your application is valid in no time.

Applying for Hoas apartment

By students, for students

Hoas is founded by students, for students. A student apartment is like any home – except better because it has been designed to fit the needs of a student.

Why move to Hoas?

Merihaka or Myyrmäki?

We have rental apartments in 44 areas in Helsinki, Espoo, Vantaa and Kauniainen. Do you want to live on campus, in the heart of the city or  close to nature? Explore the Hoas areas and find the one that suits you best.


Room, studio or family apartment?

We have apartments of different sizes and prices to meet the needs of students.

Apartment types

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