Below you can find a list of hostels, Bed & Breakfasts, platforms, and tourist sites that provide a wide variety of temporary accommodation options in Utrecht and surrounding towns and cities. Please note that they have not been verified or approved by the university, this a referral service only. Make sure to book well in advance, as most affordable options will be fully booked at the beginning of the semester. Also note that not all (temporary) accommodation allows you to register at the municipality.
Stayokay is a quality hostel chain, and offers a discount of 10% to Utrecht University students and their friends and families. Download the Stayokay discount flyer for more information.