Introduction Days

    Welcome to our international students

    During the international introduction days (Welcome to ROFFA) we welcome our international students at Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences. The main goal of the programme is to learn more about Rotterdam, the Netherlands, immigration matters, school and each other!


    Public Transport in the Netherlands is one of the best in Europe, getting around is very easy using the apps or Through clear communication and tips we can get you from the airport to your new home of Rotterdam easily! 

    You can also take a look at this reel, where our Student Ambassadors show you how to get from Airport Schiphol to Rotterdam Central Station. 

    Please do contact us if you have any questions! 

    SSH key service

    If you are renting a room through SSH short stay accommodation, we can arrange for you to receive the key at your accommodation. This service is only provided to students that have booked and paid for their accommodation.  You must inform the SSH Team ( of your arrival date and time they will arrange your team for you, or contact your housing RA. CoIA Housing will not be able to give you your key, only SSH


    If you have any questions about getting to Rotterdam, you can send an email to