UCL's Housing Office works with you find accommodations in Louvain-la-Neuve. Rent for most furnished communal apartments, shared by 8-12 students, is approximately $300 per month. It is common to pay a deposit of one month's rent and a small contract fee. View information about accommodations for international students.
The fall semester runs from mid-September to January, but students may schedule their final exams early and complete the semester in late December. The spring semester runs from late January to June. View UCL's academic calendar.
Visa & Health Insurance Information
Students are required to individually obtain the necessary visa for study abroad prior to departure. Most semester programs are more than 90 days. Students should visit the U.S. Department of State webpage which links to each country's Embassy. Many visa applications must be made in person — please plan ahead! For additional visa information and to discuss UNF's requirement for health insurance coverage, please visit UNF's International Center (Building 58E, Room 2300).