Leiden University

Netherlands

Founded in 1575 by William, Prince of Orange, Leiden University is the oldest institution of higher learning in the Netherlands with two campuses in Leiden and The Hague. A member of the League of European Research Universities, Leiden is home to seven faculties in the arts, humanities, and sciences conferring degrees. The university hosts over 40 national and international research institutes including the Leiden Bio Science Park—the largest concentration of life science facilities in the country. In addition to classroom space, the Leiden campus features Hortus Botanicus, the oldest botanical gardens in the Netherlands.

Admissions

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Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
Level of Institution 3 to 4 Years
Campus Setting
In State Students
85%
Out of State Students
15%
0
100
50%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision April 1, 2019 May 1, 2019
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Academics

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Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
29
Academic Calendar

Non Traditional Learning
  • Summer Sessions
Learning Options
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

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Tuition
In-State Tuition
$2,083
Out-of-State Tuition
$13,135
Students Receiving Financial Aid
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Campus Life

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Student Organizations
6
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

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