Liberal Arts and Sciences: Global Challenges (BA/BSc)
Are you admitted to Liberal Arts and Sciences: Global Challenges or would you like to know what to expect if you are admitted? View the following information regarding when you can move in to your studio apartment, when classes start and more.
Academic Calendar 2022-2023
- Mid- July: Course registration
The Course Administration team will inform you of the course registration process via email. All first year students will start the first block of the academic year with mandatory first year courses. An elective course needs to be selected for block 2.
- Moving days: before the LUC Introduction week
It will be possible to move into your studio apartment on one of these Moving days. Please note that you will not be able to move in anytime beforehand nor can select a day yourself. Throughout the months of July and August, all new LUC students will receive more information regarding their studio apartment and their Moving day.
- 22-26 August: LUC Introduction Week
LUC The Hague organises an Introduction Week exclusively for new LUC students. This will take place from Monday 22 until Friday 26 August 2022. All first year LUC students are expected to participate. There is no need to register for LUC’s Introduction Week, as that is done automatically when an offer is accepted. More information regarding what this week entails will be communicated to admitted students over the summer.
- 29 August: Start of LUC classes
On Monday 29 August classes at LUC start. Please note that attendance is mandatory and all first year LUC students have their first class on this day.
- Academic year and breaks*
|Block 1||Monday 29 August||Friday 21 October|
|Autumn Break||Monday 24 October||Friday 28 October|
|Block 2||Monday 31 October||Friday 23 December|
|Winter Break||Monday 26 December||Friday 27 January|
|Block 3||Monday 30 January||Friday 24 March|
|Spring Break||Monday 27 March||Friday 31 March|
|Block 4||Monday 3 April||Tuesday 2 June|
|Start Summer Break||Monday 5 June|
* A more detailed overview of the academic year can be found on our current student pages.
Official registration for the programme
- Diploma and transcripts
In order to start your studies at LUC The Hague you need to be unconditionally admitted to the programme. To receive your unconditional admission statement you need to provide the Admissions Office with the required documents stated in your Online Application Portal. You can view the requirements under Admission Decision if you have been admitted to LUC.
- English proficiency
All students must meet the English proficiency requirement before the end of July. If you require a visa and/or residence permit to study in the Netherlands you need to meet the English proficiency requirement before 1 June.
- Mathematics proficiency
All students must meet the Mathematics proficiency requirement before the end of July. If you require a visa and/or residence permit to study in the Netherlands you need to meet the Mathematics proficiency requirement before 1 June. If you cannot or do not meet the mathematics requirement you are required to take the LUC mathematics diagnostic exam in the beginning of the academic year 2022-2023.
- Tuition fee payment
Conditionally admitted students can authorise the payment of the tuition fee from June onwards through Studielink. Students requiring a visa and/or residence permit to study in the Netherlands will receive an invoice for the payment of the tuition fee in July.