Introduction activities

Faculty orientation activities academic year/fall semester

The faculty orientation activities normally start on the Thursday/ Friday before the start of the lectures or on the first day (Monday) of your academic year/ semester. Faculty introduction activities are mandatory (unless the exception is explicitly stated in the planning).

For the academic year 2018-2019 (first semester) the faculty orientation activities are planned on the 30th of August and the 31st of August Below you see a more detailed planning of the faculty introduction activities.





August 30




 09:00 - 11:00Theil CB-1General faculty introduction


11:00 - 11:30 Meeting the buddies
 11:30 Campus tour / lunch & check your enrollment in the C-hall
 13:00 Cultural workshop (for Bachelor & exchange students)
 14:30 Get to know each other drinks

August 31

 10:00 - 12:00/13:00 * Programme specific introduction (meet the staff & students of your programme)

* The duration and content of the programme will be announced later.  

Note: This introduction may be subject to change. Please make sure you are present at 09.00 sharp on the 30th and bring rain coats in case of bad weather.

Note: The Master's programme of IMP has a different programme. You will be informed on this later.  

Orientation programmes organised by EUR

Besides the mandatory orientation activities by the faculty and the programmes, Erasmus University Rotterdam also offers several other orientation programmes and highly recommends to participate in at least some of them. Most of these events take place in August. The general introduction activities organised by the central level of the university are not mandatory.

Please click here for a complete overview of orientation programmes organised by EUR.