Discover student life and the city of Utrecht

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“There is no better way to discover Utrecht than through canoeing!”

Studentlife Team

“With the canoes you can see a large part of the city center of Utrecht from a beautiful and different perspective. Canoeing under Hoog Catharijne is a fun experience.”


“Canoeing through the canals in Oudegracht gives you different perspective of the city altogether.”


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University Hall
The most iconic UU building in the city centre

University Museum Utrecht
The place in the city where science and culture meet

Pool cafe Hart van Utrecht
A cozy cafe where you can play pool with your friends, in the middle of the city centre.

This park is a few minutes away from the the City Center University library and is a popular meeting spots for students.

University Library City Centre
The white furnishings and natural light make this a perfect place to concentrate.

Cinema Pathé Rembrandt
Cinema on the Oudegracht in the centre of Utrecht.

Restaurant UNO
Good food and a central location!

Music complex Tivoli Vredenburg
Tivoli is a hotspot for students and music lovers who meet there for concerts and events of any kind.

Live music

Gamestate Arcade games
More than 80 different arcade games together in one place in the city centre of Utrecht

Arcade games

Bar Lebowski
Lebowski is one of the “must” places for students due to its funky atmosphere and its frequent events like pub-quiz nights.


Castle De Haar
Although the castle is the largest one in the Netherlands, there are not a lot of tourists/visitors around. If you have a museum card, you don't need to pay for entrance fee

Shopping centre Hoog Catharijne
The one-stop shop for everything you need in life.