Visitors with a disability
Everything you need to know about how to get to Tilburg University. Discover all the practical information you need to prepare your visit.
Where can I park my car?
Where can I park if I come to Tilburg University by car? Are there any disabled parking lots? Where can I charge my electric car?
To Tilburg University by public transport
How to travel to Tilburg University and the Sports Centre by train via Tilburg University Station and Tilburg Central Station?
Accessibility campus building and (lecture) rooms
Entering and moving through a building can be very challenging if you are less mobile or are in a wheelchair. We do our best to optimize the access of on our campus buildings and (lecture) rooms.
Elevators and stairs
Of the stairs within Tilburg University (both inside and outside), the top and bottom steps are marked. They are all equipped with at least one handrail. The lifts in Tilburg University buildings are generally small, but just meet the requirements. However, there are exceptions:
Disabled toilets can be found in several buildings. Check this webpage where to find them.
Facilities for people with physical disabilities
We try to accommodate students and visitors with physical challenges as much as possible through a number of special facilities.
Facilities for the hearing impaired
Hearing impaired people can use two systems on campus. In a number of lecture halls, a loop is available. In addition, an FM system is available in the auditorium, among other places. At the entrance door of a hall or cubicle, it is indicated which system is used.
Specially for students
Facilities for students with a disability
Various facilities are available for students with impairments. Room L101 and L102 in the library are especially equipped: a Braille Reading Rule and Braille Printer are available. There are also sit-to-stand tables with a wide adjustment range for small students, or students who can only work standing up. Students with concentration problems can also work in these spaces. Please mind: these facilities are only available for Tilburg University students.
Studying with a disability?
Do you have a question about educational facilities? Would you like to learn more on our special arrangements or practical tips on how to cope with your studies?