Starters Information

We are happy to welcome you as a new student at the School of Life Science, Engineering & Design. You will start your programme Applied Computer Science with us soon and we hope it will be an inspiring and successful period for you.

During the introduction of your course you will be informed what class you will be in. Also, we will show you how you find your class schedule. Classes will start on Monday 4 September 2023. Your schedule will be available online at Xedule  in August. 

Lessons & holidays

Are you already curious about lecture hours and holidays at Saxion? Click here.


On you will find all the tools you need for your studies at Saxion. You can find the following on MySaxion:

  • Your timetable and changes to your timetable;
  • Information about exams;
  • Your most recent e-mails, grades and Bison and Blackboard announcements;
  • Who’s who: easily search for a lecturer or fellow student;
  • Information about your degree programme and Saxion's facilities;
  • Urgent notices and news

Do you want to learn more about MySaxion? View the MySaxion video.

MySaxion Student App
Thanks to the new MySaxion Student App, you can now check your phone at any moment to see your current timetable and exam timetable. If a timetable changes, then you will receive a notification. Read on to see how to install the app and what you can expect of it.  

This is the first step towards offering you a smartphone app that has all the information you could need during your studies. Download the app, available in the store now!  

You can order the books through various channels and suppliers. Some books are also available second hand. Please make sure you order the correct version/ edition. We advise you to order the books for the first quarter now.

Introduction program for 1st year students Electrical & Electronic Engineering (EEE) and Applied Computer Science (ACS).

The introduction of your programme is on Monday 28 August and Tuesday 29 August! This introduction is meant to get to know your department, programme and classmates and is organized together with student association student association WATT. We look forward to see you at Saxion! 




Monday 28 August



Welcome all 1st year International students EEE+ACS

& photographs



Welcome all 1st year Dutch students EL+TI

& photographs



Playing pool with student association WATT

Members join free/non-members €15,-


Snooker & Poolcentrum

Marktstraat 10A


Tuesday 29 August




Meeting point is the student area of student association WATT.

From there you will depart with your own class and mentor to the activities.


Contact person SvWATT is Connor : +31634743660  



Activities with your class and mentor in combination with the student association WATT.


W2.13 + W2.40 + W2.42


G6.28 + G6.29 + G6.31



Lunch arranged by student association WATT

Square in front of train station




Activities arranged by student association WATT :

Fox hunt, Crazy 69, Laser game and mini golf.


Square in front of train station



Drinks with student association WATT




Saxion Foodtruck festival (partially on your own expense)

Saxion parking

Saxion Introduction Week

We want to make sure that your academic career is off to a flying start and there’s only one way to do this: with a spectacular INTRO!

Check the programme on the INTRO page.

For questions about the introduction or your course, you can contact Paulien Smit: p.g.smit@saxion.

Frontoffice LED 088 - 019 1422 |

Do you have questions about your registration? Please contact


First things first

(Online) studying 

Ready to start!