As of this academic year, GATE15, the brand new center in the city of Antwerp, has opened its doors for Antwerp students. GATE15 helps you out with your serious and less serious concerns.
INFO DESK FOR STUDENTS
GATE15 tells you all you want to know about the Antwerp student life or refers you to the correct person to help you out. And this via:
- the info desk at GATE15;
- digital info via website, e-newsletters and the app Antwerp Student Guide;
- info guides such as Student Guide and Student Walkabouts (avaiable at GATE15).
Accommodation for students
GATE15, student services and the city of Antwerp have jointly created an online databank Kotweb . This website is the result of an integrated accommodation policy.
The website is considered to be (and is used as) a reference. It is an:
- efficient and accessible search engine to find suitable and qualitative student housing;
- elaborate and global information platform: all actual information on legislation, standards and obligations as a tenant and landlord are explained on the website. It also offers links to different important information sources.
EVENTS FOR STUDENTS
GATE15 and its partners yearly welcomes all (new) students on StuDay. The theme of the opening party of the academic year will be music, sports, info and culture. Make sure to save the date in your agenda, on the last Thursday of September!
Culture for students at fair prices. This is the principle of the culture vouchers. For the price of €10, students can buy a unique booklet containing 7 vouchers. These vouchers give access to almost 40 culture houses, musea as well as a library membership. The culture vouchers are offered in cooperation with student services of the higher education institutions.
FACILITIES FOR STUDENTS
On request of students GATE15 has foreseen all kinds of facilities in its brand new location. Antwerp students can benefit from these facilities for free or at very student-friendly prices:
- computer room
- free WIFI
- study or work in the Tarmac (can be booked for all sorts of activities)
- free meeting space for students and partners