living in Groningen
Almost everything you need to know
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If you haven't signed a rental agreement by now, we strongly advice you not to come to Groningen for the first semester.
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Dutch universities do not have a tradition for on-campus housing. In Groningen, the entire city is your campus. Students, both national and international, live in student houses in the city center or around the city center.
More information about the campus can be found here.
No, the RUG and Hanze have no dorms. Students have to find their own accommodation by themselves. For internationals, there is also the SSH, which provides accommodation for international students only.
More information can be found here.