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    • As the academic year has started the language tables in the student restaurant are back. Check out the schedule below if you want to join a table and improve your language skills with a bunch of new friends while eating your lunch. A perfect combo!

    • In the Belgian legislation, the extension procedure for students who have their residency based on studies, has been changed substantially compared to previous years.

      As of now you are obliged to initiate the extension procedure of your Belgian ID card at the latest 15 days before the expiration date. This is the most significant change!

    • On the 19th of February 2019 the second edition of the International Student Conference was held as part of the Week of the Student at the VUB. The first one was spearheaded by Jimmy Hendry Nzally, PhD student and former chair of the International Student Platform. The conference is a collaboration between ISP and the Student Council on university policy. At VUB it is important that students can voice their opinion on key issues. As 21% of the student body has an international background it is also vital they get the opportunity to participate in the decision making.

    • The buses, metros and trams of the MIVB are the primary way of moving around the city. Several formulas allow you to discover the city unlimited. For 50 euros you can travel around in Brussels during the academic year. Find out how here.