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Central Student Service Desk

The Central Student Service Desk (part of Student Services) is the first point of contact for general questions about studying at the UvA. You can go there with questions about your choice of study programme, enrolment, student grants and loans, living, accommodation, studying abroad and much more.


You can find a lot of answers online.

Go to the Frequently Asked Questions

Digital Student Service Desk

If your question is not answered in the FAQ, please ask your question through the Digital Student Service Desk.

Digital Student Service Desk

You can also call us ...

  • Monday to Friday: 09:00 - 17:00
  • T: + 31 (0)20 525 1401

... Whatsapp us ...

  • We will answer your questions Monday to Friday: 09:00 - 17:00
  • +31 (0)6 2522 3400 (not for calling or texting)

... or visit us.

Please note: Due to measures related to the coronavirus, our desk is closed from Monday 16 March until at least Monday 6 April 2020.

The UvA is also closed on national holidays and during Christmas week/New Year's Eve. For an overview, follow the link below.

Look at the overview of national holidays

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Due to the General Data Protection Regulations we are not allowed to inform any third parties, like parents or guardians, if the student is 18 years or older.

Useful information

Information about admission

All UvA Master's programmes

All UvA Bachelor's programmes

All services of Student Services

Studenten Service Desk (informatie in het Nederlands)

Central Student Service Desk