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General Instructions Student Portal

This page contains instruction video’s for students concerning the Student Portal accessible via https://nestor.rug.nl.


Always start at the Student Portal, your gateway to all information


Find info by your lectures via the digital learning environment (Nestor) in the Student Portal


Edit my faculty preferences in
[Need to know] en [Nice to know]?


Edit the layout of the [Today] tab?


Reset removed and read messages 


Adding new modules


Editing visible courses in the Courses module


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Where to find information on the Nestor Homepage

  1. Find my courses?

    • ​The courses tab has been removed. Instead there is the courses module on the [Today] tab. Courses are sorted per year and alphabetically. 

  2. Find my organizations?

    • ​The organization tab has been removed. Instead there is the organization module on the [Today] tab.

  3. Find my modules?

    • ​The courses tab has been removed. Instead there is the courses module on the [Today] tab. Courses are sorted per year and alphabetically.
      Navigate to the bottom of the page to find the "add module" link.

  4. Find the content collection?

    • ​The content collection tab has been removed (except for students of the faculty of law). You can still access it through one of your courses.

  5. Find my Study Progress tab?

    • ​The Study Progress tab has been removed. Instead there is the Study Progress module on the [Today] tab. This module is available by default.

  6. Navigate to other RUG services?

    • ​The navigation options can be found in the RUG tools module.

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