Studying, working, life and living in Venlo

Check Venlo Student City

Join our free student sports!

Students can practice lots of sports for free in Venlo. Join us with football, basketball, volleyball, rugby and many more.


The brightest running event ever!

Mark March 22 in your agenda for the first edition of the CheckVenlo Student Run, an thrilling night run through Venlo.


Studying? CheckVenlo!

For all students and anyone that want to study in Venlo, there's CheckVenlo.

On CheckVenlo you will find everything you need when studying and living here. From the coolest events, free student sports, big discounts to student rooms and useful information.

Don't want to miss out on anything? Download the free checkvenlo app!


The German Carolin studies International Marketing at Fontys. But why did she choose Venlo?

checkSound Of Students

Venlo's best and biggest student party! Every month at Grenswerk!


Fontys student Anna Vackova (21) proves that with a study in Venlo, the world is at your feet.

Find your student room

Looking for a room or apartment in Venlo? Check our offer!


Free student sports

As a student, you want to be fit and healthy. With Student Sport Venlo, you can participate in 5 different sports for free and unlimited!



Studying is expensive enough as it is. Check out where to get all the discounts with the CheckVenlo app.


22 x must see & do

CheckVenlo has gathered 22 things that you simply have to see and do in Venlo.


The most international student city of the Netherlands

With more than 5000 students from all over the world, Venlo is perhaps the most international student city in the Netherlands. At the three educational institutions you can study in all directions, which means something for everyone.

Add to this the numerous pubs and events specifically for students and Venlo is the place to study.

Want to study in Venlo too? Click here for the possibilities.

Kick back and relax at Café de Locomotief

Relaxing after a busy day at school can be done at De Locomotief. After a few beers and some "bitterballen" you're good to go.

Food & Drinks
De Klep

If you want to drink a special beer in Venlo, 'Preuf en Praotlokaal de Klep' is the place to be. With dozens of draft and bottled beers you will find the largest offer of craft beers in Venlo.

Calico Jack

The sickest streetwear boutique in the region. The hottest sneakers, trendy clothing and everything just a bit different from anything else. Do not skip!

Going Out
John Doe

John Doe is Venlo's party pub! The only pub in Venlo where it's one big party seven days a week.

Check out these events

Maestro of Music | Guido's Orchestra
Sat 24 Feb
€ 39,00
De Maasport,

Maestro Guido Dieteren takes you on an enchanting journey through many musical styles, where he beautifully translates the connection between pop, classical and humor into a dynamic show.

PRINCE Tributeband
Sat 24 Feb
€ 20,00
De Maasport, Venlo

The musicians are funky and of an incredibly high musical level! They accept the challenge to perform on the high level of music and live performances of Prince

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Checkpoint, Venlo's student information point

Checkpoint is the digital and physical information point for students. You can ask all your questions about studying, living, working and life in Venlo. Check out what we can do for you.

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