IT facilities & user accounts
Other IT facilities
Registration of your network card (for non-wireless internet access)
For wireless internet, through the Eduroam network, no registration is needed. If you want to use LAN/cable internet with your computer, please register the network card with SNT (Student Net Twente).
WLAN/Wifi access (eduroam)
UT uses the worldwide eduroam network for wireless internet. For information on how to connect to the eduroam network, see the eduroam information page. When visiting user universities you will automatically be connected to their eduroam network, too.
There are student printers available in the main education buildings. You can use your student card for printing and recharge your card when all credits are used. For details see the UT service ABC about printing for students.
For posters and other (large) printed material the Xerox desk can assist you at their service desk in the Bastille and Carré buildings. For contact details and more information see the UT service ABC about printing/copying/Xerox.
Maintenance & failures
Our maintenance activities and failures of systems are announced on www.utwente.nl/en/status. This page is only available on the UT network. You should be on the UT or create a VPN connection to access this page.
All the education-related student facilities and links are provided below, such as booking a project room, timetables, or an internship abroad.
Project rooms can be booked two weeks in advance by using your student number. You can view the available facilities in the application. Booked rooms are also available through MyTimetable.
Student Affairs, Coaching & Counselling / Regulations Study and internship abroad
An internship or just a few courses abroad require some preparation. Information is available on Study Abroad.
Timetables and year calendar Nationale Studentenenquete (National Student Survey - NSE)
Every year students are asked to participate in the national student survey. UT has created a FAQ on this survey, see our NSE FAQ page.
Quality and participation
For information about the quality of education and participation for students, have a look at 'About our education'.
Work & travel
You can find more information on working as a student assistant through UT Flex, travel insurance and vacancies through JobTeaser here.
Work as a student assistant? UT Flex 2.0!
Do you want to work as a student assistant or student on-call worker? Consult the list of the available jobs in the UT FLEX web application and get connected. You log in with your student number.
For more information, see the UT-Flex page of the Human Resources service or contact the HR Service Desk via email@example.com
The University of Twente has taken out group travel insurance for staff members and students who on the instructions of the faculty and/or department make a business trip (work and/or study on the instructions of UT) abroad. You can apply for insurance. More information can be read here.
JobTeaser (vacancies and more)
With our Career Service by JobTeaser, you'll get support with your job search. You can search for jobs, internships, side jobs, career events etc. Not only organisations from outside but also our study and student associations and other UT departments can post job offers or career-related activities. More information and the link to the JobTeaser system.
General campus facilities & leisure
Our campus has a lot of activities to offer, such as sports, culture, and shops. You can check them out below.
From wall climbing to survival, from soccer to water polo, there is a variety of different sports to choose from. As a member of a sports club or as an individual athlete you can make use of the many sports fields located on Campus. The website of the sports centre has all information.
The Campus of the University of Twente is an important location for arts and events. Students and professional companies perform, give lectures, concerts, cabaret performances, dances, expositions and workshops. Cultural events are held in the Vrijhof, in the Open Air Theater and sometimes on the O&O square. The website of Vrijhof Culture has all information.
Apply for the UnionCard. UT offers a large variety of sports and cultural activities, which you can get access to with the UnionCard. Via this application, you can order the card which can get linked with your student card. More information can be found on the website of the Student Union.
The Student Union is a large umbrella student organisation that aims at making the lives of the students more interesting and fun. They're in close contact with external parties and therefore, they regularly organise interesting and fun events for the students. For more information about the Student Union, you can visit their website.
The UnionShop in the Bastille building sells UT merchandise like sweaters, shirts, pens, coffee mugs, etc. You can also order online using the UT webshop. The UnionShop also has readers for students, a Xeros printing service and more. The Student Union website has more information about the UnionShop.
Mosque, meditation room and student chaplaincy International student associations
The English version of the Student Services website contains a list of all international student associations. There are associations by country, but also more general associations like the UT Muslim association or AIESEC, AEGEE and more.
General campus facilities
The UT campus has many facilities you would expect in a small village: a supermarket, a bar, a hairdresser and several restaurants. For an overview have a look at the campus facility page. Looking for the mensa menu? Check out their webpage.
(Language) courses & talks
UT language centre
Improving your skills will help you perform better in your work or study. The UT Language Centre offers professional support in languages, communicative skills, academic writing, study and employability skills to staff and students at the University of Twente.
Studium Generale offers lectures available for a broad audience, some of them in English. Check out the upcoming events!
But there are also other student facilities and useful links for you. Check out the library, or get more information on organising an event or starting your own business.
The Library at the University of Twente offers students and employees all support needed for education and research. In the Vrijhof there is a big study area with computers and also meeting rooms. The Library gives you access to the (digital) collection and on the websites, you can find a variety of supporting services and information. Check out the Library website for an overview of all services or start the search for literature.
Entrepreneurship and start-up facilities
UT offers more than just legal and financial support for students who want to start their own companies. Novel-T (located in the Gallery building on campus) organises many events that might be interesting for you. Get started at the start-up webpage.
Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI), also known by its abbreviation 'CANS' (Complaints of Arm, Neck and/or Shoulder) is one of the several work-related complaints that may cause health issues and decreased deployability. For more information, see UT service ABC on RSI prevention.