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Introduction weeks

Do you want to get your stay in Leiden or The Hague off to the best-possible start? If so, you cannot afford to miss Leiden University’s introduction weeks for international students. In addition to having lots of fun, you’ll make new friendships and start getting to know the University and the city.

Will you be studying at Leiden University in Leiden?

Join the OWL (Orientation Week Leiden),  Leiden University’s introduction week for international students, including visiting exchange students.

What is the OWL?

In an event-packed five-day programme, OWL has been specially designed for students who are new to the city and the University. In five days of fun, music, culture, sightseeing, sports and games, newcomers get to learn about the Dutch people and culture. And to help them get to know Leiden a bit better, the events take place at various locations around the city. It’s an unforgettable start to studying at Leiden University.

Want to know more about the OWL?

Do you have any questions, or would you like more information?

Will you be studying at Leiden University in The Hague?

If so, join in The HOP introduction week and get yourself acquainted with the city and its student life.

What is The HOP?

The HOP (The Hague Orientation Programme) is the official introduction week for new Leiden University students studying in The Hague. During a five-day, festive and varied programme you’ll be able to get acquainted with the city and the student life that awaits you.

Want to know more about The HOP?

Do you have any questions or would you like more information?

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