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Leiden, the Netherlands

One of the Netherlands best kept secrets, Leiden is a charming university town known for its welcoming student-centered atmosphere, its affordable public transportation and its many museums and galleries. It is a city with a rich past and a bright future–where you see lofty windmills, bicycles, picturesque canals and charming buildings all in one place. Located halfway between the seat of government The Hague and the capital Amsterdam; Leiden is easily accessible and it is possible to travel either by train or car to any destination in Europe. Whether you fancy the arts, nature or sports, you will feel right at home.

For over 30 years now, Webster’s Leiden’s campus has been providing a high standard of education in the Netherlands, giving students from all over the world the opportunity to experience the benefits of an American education. Today, Webster University Leiden is a home to over 350 students representing 45-plus nationalities. According to a 2015 survey in Best College Reviews magazine, the Leiden Campus was ranked the most favorite Study Abroad program of all international Webster campuses, and ranked 20th out of 50 international locations!

Located along one of Leiden's many canals, in the historic center, Webster University Leiden’s charming building houses classrooms, offices, and a student lounge. The intimate campus setting offers small class sizes and the personal environment means that it's easy to get to know most of your fellow students, as well as faculty and staff.

Note: If you are a student wishing to apply for a full degree program at the Leiden campus, you must apply directly through 
Leiden's admissions