If you are a citizen of the USA, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Japan, South Korea, Monaco or Vatican City, you need to apply for a residence permit. You do not need a visa to enter the Netherlands.
The cost of a student residence permit is €195. This fee is not refundable.
The timeline sketched above is dependent on how quickly you correctly submit your file, and the time it takes for the IND to process your request.
The documents are: