Activating UvAnetID or changing password not possible Friday 23 August
On Friday 23 August, from 18:00 to 22:00 maintenance work will be carried out on id.uva.nl. During this maintenance you will not be able to activate your UvAnetID. You will also be unable to change the password ...
29 Jul 2019
Power outage at Roeterseiland Campus on 29 July
There is currently a power outage at our Roeterseiland Campus (REC). As a result, Buildings A, B, C, and D are all closed. The Tienhovengebouw and De Plint are also closed.
8 Jul 2019
Limited ICT study stations available in August due to upgrade
All ICT study places (i.e. study places with an UvA computer) in study centres and libraries will be upgraded to Windows 10 and the new Office package 365 ProPlus in August.
2 Jul 2019
Blackboard no longer available as of 1 September
Starting 1 September 2019, students and staff will no longer be able to view courses on or download material from Blackboard.
2 Jul 2019
In 2019, Google, Brinkhof, SIDN-Fonds and Greenhost will again make four prizes of 2,000 Euros each available for the best graduation theses on an internet-related topic.
1 Jul 2019
Microsoft improves privacy settings in its Office suite
In connection with the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the Dutch government tasked the Privacy Company agency with investigating and identifying the privacy risks of Office 365 ProPlus (the most recent ...
23 May 2019
27 May to 5 June - Limited Library Services
From Monday 27 May to Wednesday 5 June, the University Library will be switching over to a new library system. Our services will be restricted during this time. Read more about what temporarily is not possible.
20 May 2019
Public transport strike on Tuesday, 28 May: exams cancelled, class attendance optional (except ACTA and AUC)
On Tuesday, 28 May, there will be no public transport throughout the Netherlands because of a strike. All UvA exams scheduled for that day will be cancelled and attendance at seminars and lectures will be optional. ...
10 May 2019
Re-enrol now to register for first-semester courses
Course registration for first-semester courses will start in June. You can only register for courses if you have submitted a re-enrolment request for the academic year 2019-2020 in Studielink. Check the step-by-step ...
16 Apr 2019
REC-E bike shed temporarily closed
From Wednesday 24 April through the end of May, the REC-E bike shed will be closed due to building works being carried out during this period. Bikes and scooters may be parked in the underground facility at REC-A ...
9 Apr 2019
Closure of UvA buildings during spring holidays
During the spring holidays most UvA buildings, study centres and catering locations will be closed.
1 Apr 2019
Free software for UvA students: Office 365 ProPlus
From now on Office 365 ProPlus is available for free for all UvA students. This will give you access to the latest versions such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint. You can download the software directly at ...
28 Mar 2019
Friday 12 April Blackboard temporarily unavailable
On Friday 12 April maintenance work will be carried out on Blackboard between 18:00 and 20:00. During this maintenance work Blackboard will be temporarily unavailable.
26 Mar 2019
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 ...
20 Mar 2019
Why stand for the Student Council?
If you would really like to have an influence and join in the discussion about the policies of the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences (FMG), why not stand for the Student Council elections? For the first time ...
28 Feb 2019
Exchange semester information session
Date: 21 March
Time: 14.00 – 15.00
Location: REC C3.07
21 Feb 2019
Student-led Quantitative Crash Session
One of the students in the Research Master International Development Studies offers to organise a quantitative refresher session to get all of you wanting to update/upgrade their quantitative skills to a higher ...
18 Feb 2019
Social Sciences Career Event
I am pleased to inform you that the Social Sciences Career Event will take place on April 17 from 3 to 6 pm (with drinks afterwards) on the Roeterseiland Campus.
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.
11 Feb 2019
GSSS International Student Survey
This survey is meant for all international students studying at the Graduate School of Social Sciences (GSSS) of the University of Amsterdam (if you are not part of this group, we kindly request you not to fill in ...