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Emergencies and safety on campus

Last modified on 26-04-2022
What should I do if there is an emergency at the UvA? What is the emergency number? Here you will find all information about a physically safe study and work environment.
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  • Emergency number In the event of an emergency, call the UvA’s Central Control Room on the central emergency number: +31 (0)20 525 2222.
  • First aidIf you need first aid at the UvA, call the emergency number +31 (0)20 525 2222 or report to the porter in the building.
  • Company Emergency Response (CER) team Safety facilities are present in all UvA buildings. The Company Emergency Response (CER) officers frequently have training sessions and drills.
  • Contact person in case of emergencyWe ask all UVA students to leave contact details for a person who we can contact in case of emergency. You can leave these details in SIS
  • Extra assistance to get out of the building in an emergencyIf you need assistance to get out of the building in an emergency, call the FS Service Desk: +31 (0)20 525 1403.
  • Lost itemsItems that have been handed in at one of the UvA’s reception desks or service points are registered as lost items on the iLost website, enabling you to search for your lost item. 
  • Found items If you find an item that was left behind, please hand it in at the reception desk or service point. They will make sure it is registered on iLost.
  • Reception deskAt the reception desk you can report incidents, request access to parking facilities and hand in found items.
  • Safety and security at the UvA The Central Control Room and Facility Services are responsible for managing safety and security at the UvA.
  • Ventilation in buildingsWe want everyone to be able to work and study safely in UvA buildings. By paying attention to the ventilation in our buildings, we help to improve air quality.

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Facility Services arranges various facilities on campus. For example, you can go there for questions about the student card, reserving rooms or facilities related to events.

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