Update security leaks processors: Limited availability systems on 26 January and 2 February
Earlier this month, we reported on security leaks that were found in the chips of current computer processors. In order to minimize security risks, maintenance work (including the installation of security patches) ...
8 Jan 2018
Safety leaks affecting processors
In the past few days there have been news reports about the safety leaks ‘meltdown’ and ‘spectre’. The possible consequences of these leaks are currently being investigated. Up till now there have not been any ...
15 Dec 2017
Maintenance Blackboard Friday evening, 5 January
On Friday, 5 January 2018, the feedback tool on Blackboard will be updated from 18:00 to 22:00.
14 Dec 2017
Adjusted UvA opening hours during the holidays
The Christmas recess will take place from Saturday, 23 December until Monday, 1 January. During this period most UvA buildings and facilities will be closed or have adjusted opening hours.
11 Dec 2017
Code red issued: the UvA advises everyone to go home
KNMI has issued code red for large parts of the country from 13:00 onwards because of bad weather conditions. All classes have been canceled although UvA buildings remain open. We advise students and staff to go home ...
28 Nov 2017
Resolved: Canon Portal and Canon Internet Printer temporarily unavailable
Due to technical difficulties the Canon Portal has been temporarily unavailable. This meant that students and employees where unable to login to uva.canon.nl.
27 Nov 2017
Major maintenance weekend carried out successfully
The major network maintenance weekend has been carried out successfully and all applications are available once again.
12 Oct 2017
Web lectures unavailable due to emergency maintenance on Thursday 12 October from 15:00 to 17:00
On Thursday 12 October from 15:00 to 17:00, due to emergency maintenance it is not possible to follow web lectures on the web page webcolleges.uva.nl.
17 Aug 2017
Arrange your re-enrolment by 31 August
Arrange your re-enrolment and pay your tuition fees no later than 31 August.
26 Jul 2017
Renovation of restaurant on the ground floor of REC H
From 7 August to 28 August inclusive, renovations will take place in the restaurant and the seating area on the ground floor of Building H. This part of the building will therefore be closed during this period. Both ...
5 Jul 2017
Fire prevention work at Oudemanhuispoort
From Tuesday 11 July to Friday 1 September, work concerning fire safety will be carried out in Oudemanhuispoort.
15 May 2017
Watch out for ransomware
You have probably seen the news reports about the ransomware cyber-attacks on ICT systems worldwide. Currently, there is no reason to believe that the UvA and AUAS IT systems have been affected by the attacks.
8 May 2017
Re-enrol now for the 2017-2018 year to register for first-semester courses
Arrange your re-enrolment and pay your tuition fees no later than 31 August. You can only register for first-semester courses if you have submitted a re-enrolment application.
12 Apr 2017
Closure of the UvA during spring holidays
During the spring holidays most UvA buildings, study centres and catering locations will be closed.
4 Apr 2017
Beware of fake emails that take your computer hostage (ransomware)
Once again, dozens of fake emails are in circulation with the potential to cause serious damage, including locking you out of your files.
15 Dec 2016
Opening hours food and drinks from January 2017
As of 1 January 2017, Cormet will be the new partner for food and drink at the UvA and AUAS. Most of the UvA locations will be open from Monday, 2 January.
8 Dec 2016
Update on Executive Board relocation
As previously announced, the Executive Board will soon be relocating to the Roeterseiland Campus and the Amstel Campus. This is because the Board would like to work in closer proximity to the research and teaching ...
27 Sep 2016
Entrance to D/E closed on 29 and 30 September
The doors of buildings D/E on Nieuwe Achtergracht will be closed on Thursday, 29 and Friday, 30 September. From Monday, 3 October, the doors will once again be accessible.
15 Sep 2016
Nieuwe Achtergracht quay closed to traffic
From Thursday, 15 September, the quay along Building H will be closed to all traffic, from Roetersstraat up to ’de Brug’.
15 Sep 2016
H-E-D zone closed on 15 and 16 September
The entrances and exits of buildings H-E-D will be closed on Thursday, 15 and Friday, 16 September due to the installation of a gangway.