For students who want to rent house outside campus, please refer to the procedures as follows
After arriving in China, international students are required to get Temporary Accommodation Registration Form within 24 hours. Otherwise, you can’t live in China according to China law. University will provide the Temporary Accommodation Registration Form to students who live inside campus.
Off-Campus Accommodation Example
Take Chongqing University(CQU) as an example
Students who live off-campus must report their new address to the local police station and obtain valid proof of their housing arrangement or Accommodation Certificate from the local police station within 24 hours.