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Accommodation

Accommodation

After finalising your pathway and bachelor programme choices, accommodation is one of the most important decisions you will need to make. It's vital that you feel happy and safe in your new home. We recommend you start booking early (from April onwards). The earlier you start the booking process, the surer you are to find a comfortable place to stay.  Please note that room numbers are limited.

Our team will help in booking student housing for this first year of your stay in Holland. You can always reach out to the team for advice or support. We will do our very best to provide accommodation to all students, however we are unable to guarantee a room if you apply late. Finding accommodation is your own responsibility. 

Need advice? Reach out to the college!
If you have questions or if you would like to receive further advice, please reach out to the college via general@twentepathway.nl. After you have contacted us, we will start offering support. Please keep in mind that finding accommodation is your own responsibility. A permanent address is required for visa purposes.

We discourage traveling to University of Twente without having secured a suitable place to live as this is a requirement to legally stay in the country.

YOUR OPTIONS 
In Enschede there is a combination of public and private accommodation options available. These are spread across the city, and we can advise on the options that are located on campus, or in the city centre - there's an option that will suit you. We strongly recommend you make use of TPC’s housing recommendations. We discourage traveling to Enschede without having secured a suitable place to live. Also having a permanent home address is a requirement to legally stay in the country.

TPC’S HOUSING OFFER (recommended)

Our offer consists of well-designed and furnished en-suite studio with private bathroom and private kitchen on campus and in the city centre. Joint facilities include common areas to meet with friends, a laundry area and storage space for your bicycle.

 

Option 1: on- campus accommodation
PLAZA RESIDENT SERVICES (PREVIOUS KNOWN AS CAMELOT)

Enjoy a fully integrated campus experience by studying and living at the only true park-like campus in Holland – the campus of the University of Twente. Located in the heart of all student life, Campus 053 offers a full-service living environment. 
Living in the Plaza Residence is a great way to get involved in the many programs and activities available on campus, have easy access to classes, and other facilities at the UT such as a library, a supermarket and student restaurants. Enschede city centre is 15 minutes by bike or public transport.
The monthly rents for the studio including service costs and furniture starts from € 768,95.

 

FACILITIES

Plaza Resident Services Enschede offers:
a fully equipped room with a queen size bed, a kitchenette and your private bathroom • lounge and study area • game area • cinema • roof terrace • bicycle storage • WiFi

You will have your personal mailbox during your stay. A caretaker is regularly present to assist in relevant matters.


CONTRACT AND PRICES

Start date: 1 September 2023 - 31 August 2024 – Rental period: 12 months

Plaza Resident Services: Monthly rental costs range start from € 768,95 per month. Prices include: basic rent - service charges - furniture - maintenance. 

ON-OFF COSTS (€)

Upon completing the booking process, a refundable deposit of € 1,000, one month rent, and administration and service fees will be required to finalise the booking process. These costs should be paid to Plaza Resident Services.
The municipality of Enschede will levy one-time municipal taxes. The tenant is expected to pay these taxes.

  

LOCATION
De Hogekamp
De Veldmaat 10
7522 NM Enschede

 

How to contact Plaza Resident Services?

Info.nl@plazaresidentservices.com - +31 (0) 88 2263 568. During office hours from Monday - Friday 09:00-17:00.

 

Option 2: city-centre accommodation - All studios reserved for TPC students at Xior are fully booked
XIOR ARIËNSPLEIN

Possibly the best of both worlds. Study at the park-like campus of University of Twente during the day and enjoy the city of Enschede in your free time. All basics will be available in your studio apartment, you only need to bring your luggage and laptop to start your studies.
Xior housing is within walking distance of the city centre and public transport. Your journey to Twente Pathway College at the campus of University of Twente will take around 20 minutes by public transport or by bicycle. The city centre offers many affordable shops, restaurants, weekly open-air markets, and bars. If you want to explore other cities in the country: the train station is close!
The monthly rents for the studio including service costs and furniture starts from € 680.

 

FACILITIES

Xior Ariënsplein offers:
a fully equipped room with a loft bed, plenty of storage space, a desk and chair, a kitchen and private bathroom • a laundry area • bicycle storage • study area • terrace • Wifi (to get access students are asked to install a router)

You will have your personal mailbox during your stay. A caretaker is regularly present to assist in relevant matters.


CONTRACT AND PRICES

Monthly rental costs range from range from € 680 to € 730 per month including furnishing and service related costs.

Prices include: basic rent - service charges - gas, water & electricity - laundry - TV/ Internet

 

You can order linen and kitchenware packages a dual band router and cleaning package during the booking process. 

Upon completing the booking process, a refundable deposit of € 1,000, one month rent, and € 75 administration and service fees will be required to finalise the booking process. These costs should be paid to Xior.
The municipality of Enschede will levy one-time municipal taxes. The tenant is expected to pay these taxes.

LOCATION
Dr Ariënsplein 1
7211 JX Enschede

 

How to contact Xior?
enschede@xior.nl -+31 (0) 88 6000 189. During office hours from Monday - Friday 10.00-16.00

ENSCHEDE: A VIBRANT STUDENT CITY 

The University of Twente is located in Enschede, a medium-sized city located minutes from the German border. It s just a city-hop away from Amsterdam, Berlin, Brussels, Paris, Prague or Madrid: a true gateway to Europe. With 31,000 students and a wide range of clubs, bars, restaurants and theatres, Enschede has earned the right to call itself a vibrant student city. You’ll never run out of things to do in Enschede.

 

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