Code red issued: the UvA advises everyone to go home
KNMI has issued code red for large parts of the country from 13:00 onwards because of bad weather conditions. All classes have been canceled although UvA buildings remain open. We advise students and staff to go home ...
4 Dec 2017
Have you found or lost something?
A pilot has been started at Science Park 904 together with iLost. iLost is an online service for retrieving lost items quickly. You could compare it to a search engine for lost and found items.
28 Nov 2017
Resolved: Canon Portal and Canon Internet Printer temporarily unavailable
Due to technical difficulties the Canon Portal has been temporarily unavailable. This meant that students and employees where unable to login to uva.canon.nl.
27 Nov 2017
Major maintenance weekend carried out successfully
The major network maintenance weekend has been carried out successfully and all applications are available once again.
12 Oct 2017
Web lectures unavailable due to emergency maintenance on Thursday 12 October from 15:00 to 17:00
On Thursday 12 October from 15:00 to 17:00, due to emergency maintenance it is not possible to follow web lectures on the web page webcolleges.uva.nl.
17 Aug 2017
Arrange your re-enrolment by 31 August
Arrange your re-enrolment and pay your tuition fees no later than 31 August.
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.
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.
15 Dec 2016
Opening hours food and drinks from January 2017
As of 1 January 2017, Cormet will be the new partner for food and drink at the UvA and AUAS. Most of the UvA locations will be open from Monday, 2 January.
27 Sep 2016
Entrance to D/E closed on 29 and 30 September
The doors of buildings D/E on Nieuwe Achtergracht will be closed on Thursday, 29 and Friday, 30 September. From Monday, 3 October, the doors will once again be accessible.
15 Sep 2016
Nieuwe Achtergracht quay closed to traffic
From Thursday, 15 September, the quay along Building H will be closed to all traffic, from Roetersstraat up to ’de Brug’.
15 Sep 2016
H-E-D zone closed on 15 and 16 September
The entrances and exits of buildings H-E-D will be closed on Thursday, 15 and Friday, 16 September due to the installation of a gangway.
9 Sep 2016
Want faster Wi-Fi? Use the ‘uva’ or ‘eduroam’ networks
As a student of the UvA you can use the ‘uva’ or ‘eduroam’ networks for a fast and secure connection. This will also give you access to all the information systems.
25 Jul 2016
Taking an exam at IWO? Plan extra travel time!
The City of Amsterdam has begun renovating 16 metro stations on the Eastern Line (Oostlijn). Holendrecht station outside the IWO examination location is first on the city's list. During the works, from 3 August to 27 ...
2 May 2016
Enrol now for the coming academic year
Continuing your studies next year? Arrange your re-enrolment now. You may only continue your studies once you have submitted a re-enrolment request.
4 Apr 2016
SIS unavailable from Friday afternoon
Due to planned maintenance, the Student Information System (SIS) of the UvA will be unavailable from 14:00 on Friday, 8 April until 08:00 on Monday, 11 April.
1 Dec 2014
Registration for FNWI-courses second semester
Registration for FNWI-courses in the second semester (February-June) is open from Tuesday 2 December, 08:00 AM until Tuesday 16 December, 1:00 PM. All students are required to register for courses of the second ...