Student life in Venlo

Venlo terras

Fontys International Campus Venlo is located directly at the Dutch-German border. The constantly growing student city of Venlo and its surroundings offer students and alumni multiple appealing possibilities for housing and living – a perfect opportunity to combine the exciting student life with quieter areas for relaxing.

Currently, 4.200 students of more than 50 nationalities study at the Fontys International Campus in Venlo. As a result of this, a very international and multicultural environment emerged, which also can be seen in the city of Venlo. Venlo and its surrounding offer the students a wide range of leisure activities and cultural highlights. Each year, more than 50 events attract a wide range of interest groups.

Directly located at the river Meuse, the Maasboulevard offers a wide range of shops, especially for fashion. Additionally, a large choice of differently pubs and bars are located in Venlo. Venlo is ranked as number 5 in the Netherlands when it comes to number of pubs per 1.000 inhabitants. Moreover, the local cinema and the theatre have a wide range of shows and movies, where students are invited to relax after studying.

Due to Venlo’s ideal geographical location it is possible to visit other cities such as Roermond, Eindhoven, Maastricht or even Amsterdam for a day trip.

Please visit the website of venloverwelkomt for more information about Venlo and its various leisure activities.