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Welcome in Venlo

We would like to extend a warm welcome to all new students who will be studying in Venlo in the near future. How cool that you have chosen Venlo as your student city! But that is not surprising, because there is a lot to do, see & experience in Venlo.

But what do you need to arrange as a prospective student? And what should you take into account? We answer all your questions in our FAQ.
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Having trouble coming up with a fun daytime activity in times of corona?

We understand that it’s difficult to orientate yourself as a student in a new city when things are different from normal. Going out for dinner, hosting a house party or having some drinks at a bar, it all has to wait for a while, but that doesn't mean there is nothing else to do! We would like to make you feel at home in Venlo and therefore give you some nice tips.

Student map

Do you want to know where the student hotspots are in Venlo? Are you new in town and do you have no clue where to go to? Look no further, we have made a student map for you! In this map all the hotspots are highlighted so you can easily settle in Venlo!


Studying in Venlo

Are you also curious about how our students experience studying and the student life in Venlo? Check out their stories below!


Fleur volgt het unieke programma Health Food Innovation Management


Léa lives on the campus of Maastricht University - Campus Venlo


Giorgia follows a study with a focus on life sciences courses about nutrition and health - UCV Venlo


Tiril follows a bachelors program with a focus on life sciences - UCV in Venlo


Zara studies Software engineering - Fontys Venlo


Julian studies Mechatronics - Fontys Venlo

See, do & experience it in Venlo

There is a lot to see, do and experience in Venlo. To help you on your way and to find your way in the city, we have worked out everything for you per theme. Whether you are looking for the best tips for: living, studying, working, sports or life.

You can find all the information on CheckVenlo. Are you missing something or do you have a question? Send us a message via Instagram or by email.

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Studying tips in COVID times

In order to help you out during the exam period, Checkvenlo has written some tips for you as a student!

Karma Koffie - a new student start up

Karma koffie believes in the power of giving second chances and wants to contribute to a planet where food ingredients are given a second life.

Choosing a study during Covid

Covid and choosing a new study.. How is that even possible? We give you some great tips to make a start.

Venlo Vertelt - Students in Venlo

Two students from Venlo tell why they chose Venlo as a student city. Curious about their experiences? Watch the video!

VID - Venlo Introduction Day

Do you want to look back at the VID?

De Parade - Venlo

Parade is one of the best place to have a drink and enjoy a nice meal!

Surroundings from Venlo - Maasbree

Maasbree is a 45-minute bike ride from Venlo

Surroundings Venlo - Kessel

Kessel is 45 minutes by bike from Venlo

Surroundings Venlo - Tegelen

Tegelen is a 15-minute bike ride from Venlo

Surroundings from Venlo - Horst aan de Maas

Horst aan de Maas, diverse and something for everyone

Student Startup - Bitez

With our company we would like to make healthy and sustainable snack products.

Student Startup - Banana Business

Reduce food waste by making tasty products from banana peels

Food & drinks

The best places for a bite to eat or a beer.

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Must see's & do's

Some things you simply can't skip.

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Arts & Culture

All year long Venlo bubbles with activities, events and traditions.

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Student associations

Make your study time unforgettable and join one of the student and study associations.

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