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Sustainable Planning, Development, and Design in the Netherlands

Living Arrangements

Housing

  • Single room in an apart-hotel with private bathroom
  • Shared kitchen, study lounge, and game room available.
  • Laundry machines in building for a small fee.
  • Wi-Fi included throughout the building.
  • Housing arrangements are subject to change based on local circumstances without prior notice. No price adjustments are possible.

Included Meals

  • Welcome and farewell dinner
  • Group lunches in Rotterdam and Grongingen
  • Restaurant with varied affordable food options available in student hotel.

Classroom and Computer Access

  • Classroom in the Geldersekade in the old city centre
  • Building includes meeting and study spaces.
  • Bring your own laptop to access WiFi.
  • Wireless access may be intermittent due to local conditions. No refunds or price adjustments are possible.

Transportation

  • Pick up and drop off at the Amsterdam Schiphol Airport
  • Classroom located near Centraal Station, which includes access to trains, trams, buses, and ferries.
  • Transportation provided on all group excursions.

Phones

  • Students are strongly recommended to have a working cell phone for emergency contact purposes while abroad.
  • Cell phone is not included in the program fee.

Insurance, Health, and Safety

  • Comprehensive international travel and health insurance package 
  • An in-depth orientation will be given on the morning after arrival, including health and safety procedures.
  • Program partner staff will be available by telephone after hours.
  • All students must register for UC travel insurance. This is free coverage, but registration is required prior to departure.
  • You are responsible for reading and undertanding the CDC COVID-19 Travel Recommendations