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Lost and found items

Last modified on 23-01-2023
Lost an item on campus? Search for it on iLost. If you find an item that was left behind, please hand it in at the reception desk or service point, so it can bee registered on iLost.
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Where have you lost an item? 

At the Roeterseiland Campus 

  • If your item was handed in at the service point in the entrance hall of REC AExternal link, it will be registered on iLost before 12:00. 
  • Check  Roeterseiland Campus iLostExternal link to see whether your item has been found. If it has, it is often possible to pick it up the same day. You can do this by making an appointment with Facility Services staff via iLost. In some cases, it is possible to have the item you lost shipped to you.   

In a Faculty of Science building at the Science Park 

  • On the day your lost item is found and handed in, you have until closing time to pick it up from the reception desk.  
  • The next morning, it will be sent to Facility Services along with all found items from the day before. 
  • The items will then be registered on iLost no later than 12:00 (on the day after being found). 
  • Check  Science Park iLostExternal link to see whether your item has been found. 

In a building in the University Quarter 

  • On the day your lost item is found and handed in, you have until closing time to pick it up from the reception desk.  
  • The next morning, it will be sent to Facility Services along with all found items from the day before. 
  • The items will then be registered on iLost no later than 12:00 (on the day after being found). 
  • Check University Quarter iLostExternal link to see whether your item has been found. 

Items found in the day-use lockers will not be registered in iLost and can be picked up at the reception desk. 

Where should you hand in found items? 

Roeterseiland Campus 

Found items can be handed in at the service point in the entrance hall in REC AExternal link

Faculty of Science buildings at the Science Park 

Found items can be handed in at the Science Park reception desk in building C. External link

University Quarter 

Found items can be handed in at the reception desk in the building where they were found. See the list of UvA locationsExternal link for the details of the reception desk in each building.