Hey there! Great to have you here

Hey there! We are here totally for you as a student! Not only do we want to make your time in college as much fun as possible, but we can also help you to find a place to live and to make sure that you stay healthy and in shape. That’s why we organize among other things: very cool parties (not to boast), sports tournaments, networking sociables and workshops. And of course we also make sure that you daily receive useful as well as senseless information about student life in Leeuwarden. So. Are you looking for a place to live? We can arrange it for you. Are you looking for a cheap sports membership? We can also arrange for that. Feeling like party hardy? We make it happen . Leeuwarden Studiestad was founded by NHL Hogeschool, Stenden Hogeschool and Hogeschool Van Hall Larenstein.

Join the NightRun with a special offer!

LOOP Leeuwarden is a milestone in the calendar of thousands of runners and walkers. On May 21 2017, thousands of runners and walkers will run through the entire city. Young and old put on their (running) shoes for the best sporting event in Friesland! Again, this year we will organize the Nightrun, starting at Zaailand (Wilhelminaplein). While you are running through the charming city of Leeuwarden, several DJs will encourage you with their music. Once you are back at the starting point, you’ll find a great afterparty! The Nightrun is purely for fun and there are no track times. The Nightrun takes place on Saturday, May 20th and we have made us a very good deal, specially for you as a student! At a reduced rate of € 10, – you can join the Nightrun on Saturday 20th May. Here you also get the exclusive Leeuwarden Studiestad Nightrun shirt. Register now!

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In Leeuwarden, you can fairly quickly find large and nice living quarters which are affordable. So it is no surprise that over 93% of the Leeuwarden students is very satisfied about his or her living quarters! We made a reliable overview of available places for you.


As a student in Leeuwarden, you can practice sports against a low rate. How? WIth the sports card of Leeuwarden Studiestad! There is an enormous variety of sports to choose from: going to the gym, bootcampus, zumba, basketball, football, swimming, kickboxing. You name it, we’ve got it!