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Study rooms and extended opening hours during exam period

Up to and including 12 April, the University Library at the Singel will be open until 1 am every day.
Studying abroad
Are you considering spending some time abroad for your studies? The application deadline for an exchange within Europe is 1 March. In February, multiple information sessions and workshops will be hosted that will help you prepare: 11 February Erasmus information meeting • 13 February MA abroad • 19 February Erasmus Information meeting • 19 February Erasmus workshop
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16 January 2020
Are you in the first or second year of your studies, and are you interested in studying at an international university? Have you already started your application file, but are you not sure how to proceed? Are you ...
8 January 2020
Do you have your curriculum complete for the 2nd semester? If not: some interdisciplinary electives that will start soon still have room for some extra students! For example, enrol to Science and Life or Albert ...
7 January 2020
You must have noticed that Maastricht University fell victim to a ransomware attack. Among other things, e-mail, wifi and the DLO were no longer accessible. Some of the services are now available again. We need your ...
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Email for students

As a UvA student you can choose to activate your student email address. The UvA uses G Suite for Education for its student email addresses.

BSA (Binding study advice)

The Faculty uses the BSA to specify the extent to which a Bachelor's student – after the first year of study – has the motivation and abilities to successfully complete the programme.


As a UvA student, you have access to the UvA’s wireless network and the Eduroam wireless network.


Education Desk
With your study-related questions you can visit the Education Desk of the Faculty of Humanities. The faculty's Education Desk is located in BG2 at Turfdraagsterpad 15-17.
Study advisers
If you have questions about your study planning, have doubts about your study choice or have suffered a study delay due to illness or personal circumstances, you can visit the study adviser.