All students must have a valid passport to travel outside the United States. If you have not yet applied for your passport, visit travel.state.gov for details.
Additionally, students are required to procure the proper visa for studying in the Netherlands. Staff from the Admissions Office and Student Services at Webster-Leiden will also help you with the residence permit process during your on-site orientation.
Before you depart, the Office of Study Abroad will need to retrieve certain documents ahead of time so that Webster-Leiden may begin the visa application process. Please take a look at the document below that explains what OSA will need to send to Webster-Leiden before your arrival.
If you need further information prior to arrival and after arrival, the Admissions
Office and Student Services at Webster-Leiden are available directly for questions
Student Services Coordinator
Please note: Webster University is not legally in a position to give any advice on applying for a visa. If you need further information, please direct your inquiries to the Dutch Consulate that serves your region.
If you need assistance with your visa application, you may seek help with a visa services company, typically for an additional fee. NAFSA, Association of International Educators, recommends Perry International located in Chicago.
Updated Flight Regulations
To obtain the latest information about what can and cannot be brought aboard a plane when traveling internationally, please visit the Transportation Security Administration.