OWL 2017 Programme
Sign up at the Beestenmarkt and get to know your group and guides!
Walk through the city's most beautiful streets and see some of the main highlights of Leiden with your group. Earn points with your group and find your way around the city!
Go to the church for the official opening of the OWL week, with speakers from the University and the municipality. Also, be sure to get your free drink at the reception afterwards!
Sit down and have a lovely diner at one of the fixed restaurants. Re-energise for the evening programme ahead of you!
Go to one (or more) of the four OWL venues to have some drinks and unleash your energy!
Get to know Leiden University! You'll visit your own department, and get all the information you need to get started with your studies!
The University offers you and your future classmates a typical Dutch lunch at your faculty.
It's time for some Water Fun! Enjoy the music, get to know Leiden on the water during a boat tour and meet the water sport clubs. There will be foodtrucks providing dinner at the Water Festival, so get ready to get wet and wild!.
Does your group have the most knowledge to win the ISN pub quiz?
The Dutch are known for being down to earth! During this wednesday there are a lot of ways to find out all the tips and trics how to become a true Dutchy! The way to tranpsort yourself in the Netherlands is by bike, so this morning you have the chance to become the proud owner of one! Further, there are some lectures about the Dutch language and how to deal with the Dutch culture. Warm lunch will be served, and finally a lot of Typical Dutch Games will keep you entertained!
At this event you can get all information of student organisations and fraternities presenting themselves to you. In this timeframe you can also go on a boat tour through the canals of the city!! Check your coupons for your shift!
Buy your pub crOWL ticket and get to know all sorts of pubs in Leiden. Let the other groups bite the dust as you thrash them at beer pong and other bar games!
Recover your strength and enjoy an airy brunch of sandwiches, juice and bubbles at the Hortus Botanicus.
At the end of the fourth day it's time for some relaxation. Drink some high-flying cocktails, prepare for some winded Jazz at de Keijzer, or get blown away with Lasertag at the Pelibar.
Fire up your engines and get ready for the last day! Follow fun sport classes at the university sports center. And such a healthy morning will of course be followed with a healthy lunch!
If you feel like you haven’t had enough sports for the day, fire up your adventurous side at the boulder hall Kunststof. It opens its doors from 13:00h till 18:00h for free today for OWL participants! Bouldering is a spectacular way of climbing, without use of ropes or harnesses, so no chance of ropeburn!
The final dinner will make you glow. Come join us with your group at the outside barbecue in one of Leiden's most beautiful streets.
Buy your ticket and end the week with an OWLsome party! ISN and IIAM have organised an unforgetable night, that will definitely fire you up.