Twice a year, at the beginning of each semester, ESN organizes the Pick-Up Service in collaboration with the SSH. During these days we welcome the international students at either Schiphol Airport or Utrecht Central Station, from where they will be directed to the SSH office or housing address. After they have picked up their key from the SSH office we will have vans ready to take them to their new home.
This we cannot do by ourselves, and we need volunteers who are willing to welcome the international students at Schiphol Airport and Utrecht Central Station, and to drive them to their new homes after they have picked up their keys. For volunteers this is one of the most rewarding activities within ESN. International students are always very grateful that we provide the service, and, as this is the first time they get in touch with ESN, it is a great opportunity to stimulate them to join ESN in the rest of the year.
For the second semester of 2017-2018 the Pick-Up Service will be on the following dates:
Wednesday the 29th of August
Thursday the 30th of August
The sign up is open now!
Would you love to help out on (one of) these days and give the new exchange students the best welcome in Utrecht? We are happy with any help, so even if you're only available for a few hours, let us know!