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Getting started at the UvA

Last modified on 30-01-2023
Welcome to the UvA! To help get you off to a good start, we've listed important information for new students and details about your programme's introduction day. Find out everything you need to know before your first day of lectures.
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What is your study programme?
  • Important information for new studentsAs a new student, you might be feeling a little overwhelmed. To get you off to a good start, we've summarised here important information and steps you need to take before your first day.
  • Get to know the UvA: introduction activitiesGet to know the UvA, the city and fellow students! At the start of the academic year, fun and informative introduction activities are organised by the UvA and your study association.
  • Programme introductionDuring the programme introduction you'll get to know your study programme, lecturers and fellow students.


Central Student Service Desk (CSSD)

Do you have general questions about studying at the UvA, for instance, about your enrolment or tuition fee? Contact the CSSD. 

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