Remembrance for Maarten van Beveren, Master's student Life Sciences
We received the sad news that Maarten van Beveren, Master’s student Life Sciences, passed away last Friday at the age of 24.
11 Jul 2017
Bicycle clean-up at Faculty of Science
In the past month, Facility Services has labeled all broken and run-down bicycles on the bicycle lots at Science Park 904. From 10 July, all bicycles with a green sticker will be removed. This clean-up operation is ...
5 Jul 2017
Fire prevention work at Oudemanhuispoort
From Tuesday 11 July to Friday 1 September, work concerning fire safety will be carried out in Oudemanhuispoort.
29 Jun 2017
Renovation study area first floor REC B
The renovation of the current study area on the first floor of building B will start on Monday 3 July. In the coming weeks, a completely new study landscape will be created.
20 Jun 2017
Fellowship Opportunity for Universiteit van Amsterdam Students
The Horizons School of Technology supports 55 outstanding university students in their pursuit to become leaders in technology. Our tuition-free programs provide immersive software engineering and web/mobile ...
19 Jun 2017
Teaching space to be increased
Growing student numbers at the Faculty of Science lead to an increased demand for teaching space. To address this need, lecture rooms A1.10, B0.201, D1.111 and G3.02 will be redesigned to create more capacity.
23 May 2017
Need help with your laptop? Attande the laptop office hour
You tried everything and your laptop is still acting strange? Come to the laptop office hour: every Tuesday and Thursday in B1.16 (on the right of the library desk) from 12:00-13:00.
15 May 2017
Watch out for ransomware
You have probably seen the news reports about the ransomware cyber-attacks on ICT systems worldwide. Currently, there is no reason to believe that the UvA and AUAS IT systems have been affected by the attacks.
8 May 2017
Re-enrol now for the 2017-2018 year to register for first-semester courses
Arrange your re-enrolment and pay your tuition fees no later than 31 August. You can only register for first-semester courses if you have submitted a re-enrolment application.
12 Apr 2017
Closure of the UvA during spring holidays
During the spring holidays most UvA buildings, study centres and catering locations will be closed.
6 Apr 2017
Application form not available
Due to an upgrade of the system it is not possible to register from Friday 7 April 15:00 to Saturday 8 April 15:00. We apologise for the inconvenience.
4 Apr 2017
Safety awareness month at the Faculty of Science
April is safety awareness month at the Faculty of Science. During this month, we give special attention to the ways in which the safety of students, staff and their belongings is enhanced. Learn what this entails and ...
4 Apr 2017
Beware of fake emails that take your computer hostage (ransomware)
Once again, dozens of fake emails are in circulation with the potential to cause serious damage, including locking you out of your files.
30 Mar 2017
Be alert and don't leave your property unattended
Are you working in the Study Centre? Be alert and do not leave your property unattended.
22 Feb 2017
This datathon is a precursor to WHAT – the world’s first behavioral data conference. The winners of the datathon will get the chance to present their findings at the conference.
20 Feb 2017
Fill in the National Student Survey before 12 March
The National Student Survey is your chance to be heard. The survey is an opportunity for tens of thousands of students across the Netherlands to give feedback on their degree programme. Haven’t completed it yet? You ...
16 Feb 2017
Next step in housing plans science collaboration
The Executive Board has made an intended decision for joint housing for the science collaboration with the VU. The Faculty of Science has been collaborating with the VU for many years and now a next step is made ...
17 Jan 2017
Cold in Building G due to power outage
In the night of 16-17 January, Amsterdam was hit by a large-scale power outage. At Science Park 904 the emergency aggregates were successfully activated.
11 Jan 2017
Take part in the National Student Survey
From 16 January, the 2017 National Student Survey (NSE) will officially start. The NSE is a nationwide survey in which students voice their opinions about their degree programme. As from 20 January, Stichting ...
21 Dec 2016
Don’t leave your laptop unattended
Science Park 904 is freely accessible for the general public, not just students and staff. Please keep this in mind and don’t leave valuable belongings such as laptops, tablets and smartphones unattended.