Exchange students

Join our international community and enjoy study and life on our beautiful campus. 

Every year University College Utrecht welcomes around 100 exchange students from more than 50 international partner universities all around the world. We warmly welcome exchange students in our community, where about half of the degree students are internationals.

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Exchange Student Fees

The fees for incoming exchange students at University College Utrecht are based upon one semester.

Cost Overview 2023 - 2024 per semester


 EEA students 

Non-EEA students
Visa/residence permit € 257
Campus fees€ 3.687€ 3.687
UCSA membership (mandatory)€ 36€ 36
Total per semester€ 3.723€ 3.980
Personal expenses VariableVariable

Cost Explanation

  • Exchange students do not pay any tuition fees but must pay the campus fee. The campus fee covers the general costs of living (furnished rooms), including campus facilities, water, electricity and Wi-Fi.
  • Further costs that are not included in the campus fees are personal expenses such as food, clothes, books, sports, insurance, and travel during the holidays.
  • Non-EEA students also pay for a visa/residence permit. More information
  • Personal expenses will depend on your preferences and circumstances. For a sample calculation please visit the website of the National Institute for Budget Information (NIBUD).
Breakdown of the campus fees (2023-2024) (.pdf)