Office of International Programs

Groningen, Netherlands

Exchange Program : Hanzehogeschool Groningen

Terms Available:

  • Spring, Academic Year

 Application Deadline:

  • Academic Year: March 15
  • Spring: September 1


  • Undergraduate (at least a sophomore)
  • Good standing with UA
  • 2.7 G.P.A


  • Health care studies; architecture, built environment, and civil engineering; nursing; business and management; communication and media; computer science; international business, engineering; marketing and management; law, sport studies; education; and performing arts; and some foreign languages, including Dutch.  All courses are taught in English (other than foreign language work).  Ability to work in teams is essential for the student's success.

 Tuition Costs:

  • University of Akron, In-State Tuition: $4,630.08
  • Additional costs will include room and board, visa application, transportation and general living expenses. 
  • Please schedule an appointment to meet with an Education Abroad Adviser to obtain a detailed budget sheet for this program.

 Housing Options

  • Students can apply for housing with the Housing Office at  Private housing consists of a single or shared room in an international student house, a room in a Dutch student house, or a private flat. The accommodations are located 5 to 30 minutes from campus. The price ranges per month from $520 for a room to $820 for a flat.  Students use bikes or take the bus to get to school. The accommodation is furnished, all-inclusive, and most likely will have a shared kitchen and bathroom.

Please visit Hanzehogeschool Groningen's  website for more details.


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