Starting on 1 April and running until late May, the annual inspection to schedule maintenance work will be taking place at Roeterseiland Campus. An inspector will be checking all the buildings to take measurements ...
14 Feb 2019
Registration system for FS reports temporarily unavailable
Due to the launch of a new registration system for Facility Services, the FS forms will be temporarily unavailable for use from 12 noon on Thursday, 21 February until 12 noon on Friday, 22 February.
28 Jan 2019
Nieuwe Achtergracht temporarily closed for traffic
From Monday, 28 January through Friday, 1 February, cooling equipment at building REC BCD will be dismantled and removed. This work will take place between 07:00 and 17:00.
18 Jan 2019
Roeterseiland Campus bike racks cleared monthly
As from January 2019, bicycle racks on the Roeterseiland Campus UvA premises will be cleared once a month. As well as keeping the racks serviceable, this also ensures emergency services can access the campus, if needed.
17 Dec 2018
Maintenance work at REC A bicycle basement
During the Christmas break (Saturday, 22 December 2018 through Tuesday, 1 January 2019), maintenance work will be carried out in the REC A bicycle basement.
14 Dec 2018
Adjusted UvA opening hours during the holidays
The Christmas recess will take place from Saturday, 22 December until Tuesday, 1 January. During this period most UvA buildings and facilities will be closed or have adjusted opening hours.
16 Nov 2018
New contemplation room
A new contemplation room has been created in building REC J/K, room B.93 at Roeterseiland campus.
30 Oct 2018
Launch of new-design UvA website temporarily reversed
The launch of the new design of the UvA website has been temporarily reversed. The new site went live on Monday morning, at 10:30, but unfortunately it soon became apparent that servers were becoming overloaded and ...
11 Oct 2018
Starting on Monday 15 October and continuing through Friday 30 November, Waternet will be replacing the sewage system under Valckenierstraat. These works will take place between 07:00 and 16:00.
25 Sep 2018
Buy Doppers and USB cables from vending machines
Do you ever have those days where you show up for an exam, but without your calculator? Or you're studying in the library and could really use a marker?
28 Aug 2018
Bike removal program on Roeterseiland campus
From Friday 31 August, Amsterdam municipality will be conducting a ‘bike removal’ program on Roeterseiland campus at REC-A, REC-M and University property areas.
14 Aug 2018
Arrange your re-enrolment by 31 August
Arrange your re-enrolment and pay your tuition fees no later than 31 August.
31 Jul 2018
Move your bike during works on the REC E bicycle parking facility
From Monday, 30 July, some bicycle racks will be removed from the large part of the REC E bicycle parking facility. Any bikes in the bicycle parking facility at that time will be moved and temporarily stored elsewhere.
25 Jun 2018
Regional transport strike as from Wednesday, 27 June
A countrywide transport strike is set to take place as from Wednesday, 27 June. Exams, lectures and other activities at the UvA will continue as planned.
15 May 2018
Re-enrol now for the 2018-2019 academic 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.
13 Apr 2018
UvAQ and EvaSys temporarily unavailable on 19 and 20 April
On Thursday 19 and Friday 20 April UvAQ and EvaSys will be updated.
23 Mar 2018
Closure of UvA buildings during spring holidays
During the spring holidays most UvA buildings, study centres and catering locations will be closed.
22 Jan 2018
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.