Make an appointment for registration as a student

Eligibility for student registration

  • Students enrolled in a higher education institute, such as a university, or university of applied sciences.
  • Students who will be living in The Hague.
  • Students who will be living in the Netherlands for 4 months or longer.


If you are living in another municipality you need to register there. Find out more about how to do this for the following municipailities:


Required documents:

  • Valid identification (passport or, if you are an EU citizen, your national identity card)
  • Hard copy (printed) proof of occupancy: rental/tenancy agreement, home purchase deed or a signed statement by the main occupant of the house. Please use the statement on the website. Please bring a hard copy of the ID of the main occupant of the house and a hard copy of the rental/tenancy agreement or purchase deed of the house
  • Residence permit or letter of approval from the IND (if applicable)


If you have any questions about your registration, please contact us at


Please proceed if you fulfil the above criteria >> Make an appointment for registration as a student 

You will be redirected to the website of the municipality of The Hague. Here you can make your appointment.