WUR Summer Activities 2021

The summer holiday started! From 12 until 25 of July we have organised a programme for WUR students, full of fun activities to do together.
Are you staying in Wageningen this summer? Come join us, make new friends, have fun and get to know student (sports) organisations.

All activities are group activities. You are most welcome to join solo as well as with a friend or housemate.

Although most activities are outside, BE AWARE TO TAKE INTO ACCOUNT THE RIVM COVID-19 SAFETY MEASURES, such as 1,5 m distance; stay at home if you have symptoms of COVID-19 and arrange a test; quarantine if you have been in contact with somebody who tested positive on COVID-19 recently, etc.

Summer Activities

Check the programme with activities and registration below.
Activities such as: * Potluck dinner * Kayaking * Volleyball tournament * Storytelling night * Swap-day * Rijn dip * Open sports trainings like Kickboxing, Korfball, Cycling
We are still adding items to the the programme, so check this page on a daily basis.

Whatsapp group to enjoy Wageningen together

Are you in Wageningen this summer and would you like to do activities together outside of our programme? Sign up to this WhatsApp group to meet like-minded students and enjoy Wageningen together!"

Student Guidance

Do you need guidance during the holidays? The student deans, student psychologists, student life coaches and peer coaches are available for counselling. Check the relevant webpage for more information.

Workshops Student Training & Support

If you want to mix holiday pleasure with work? We will link to some interesting workshops by Student Training & Support here. Stay tuned. Check the calendar on www.wur.eu/sts

What else to do this summer in Wageningen


Buy Summer Sports Rights for € 0,01

At Sportscentre de Boongerd. Go to <students> and <activate sports rights> log on with your WURaccount and go to <MySCB>, next to <my sports rights>. Here you can buy online sports rights (iDEAL).  

You can buy the sports rights also at the reception desk of the sports centre.

Summer Writing Weeks

Still working on your thesis?The Summer Writing Weeks are three weeks (5 – 23 July) fully focussed on writing. It will help you create a routine, through daily start-ups and close-ups, make a planning, and reach specific writing goals.

You can also attend workshops, you are guided by a personal tutor, and it is completely free of charge! 

You will be placed in a group with other students who can help you and give support while you are writing. 

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At Uit in Wageningen you will find everything related to going out. The second edition of the Wageningen Culture Summer will start on 30 June. The summer festival lasts nine weeks and is a vibrant mix of theatre, silent disco, art, music, language on stage and films.

SHOUT café

SHOUT Wageningen organises two nights as an open activity, like pubquiz or film night. These cafés - open to everybody, also non-students - are scheduled on 16 July and 20 August. Check the programme on Shoutwageningen.nl | Facebook | Instagram | Twitter


Wageningen Walks

It's nice to just go for a walk withsomeone new and have a friendly chat.Wageningen Walks brings back some of the spontaneity to life.


Change Makers

Do you feel like getting out there? Organise something for others? Meet new people? Contribute to an even better Wageningen? Then ‘Make it happen!’. Together with a group of young people in Wageningen you will organise something to benefit your neighborhood, association or flat. We provide talent development, activity money and organisational support. 


Films in Torckpark

This summer the Wageningen Torck Park will be transformed into an outdoor cinema. As from 2 July several films are programmed by Heerenstraat theater.

Bring your picnic blanket, drinks & snacks and enjoy beautiful movies on your own or find some housemates or friends and enjoy together.

Dutch Languagecafé

Do you want to practice talking Dutch? You can practice having conversations in Dutch @Thuis Wageningen.
You will talk about different themes and play games to learn the language.
Once every two weeks this café is organised by volunteers @Thuis Wageningen. Participating in the language café is free and you can always walk in.