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Student representation and participation in decision-making

Last modified on 11-10-2022
At the UvA, student representation is organised at several levels. On this page you can find and overview of the different representative bodies available.
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  • Central Student CouncilThe Central Student Council (CSR) gets involved with UvA-wide issues, such as student housing, the binding study advice (BSA), student well-being and mental health and course evaluations.
  • Faculty Student CouncilA Faculty Student Council (FSR) discusses, on behalf of the faculty’s students, faculty policy with the dean.
  • Programme CommitteeThe Programme Committee (PC) is a representative advisory body in which students and teaching staff discuss the quality and content of education.
  • ASVA Student Union The ASVA Student Union represents the interests of all students in Amsterdam and can help you with matters such as finding a bicycle or housing.
  • Student assessorEach year the Executive Board appoints a student assessor. The student assessor bridges the gap between students and the Board of the UvA.