As of 1 August 2020, smoking will no longer be allowed on UvA premises. From that day, Dutch educational institutions, from primary schools to universities, will be obligated to keep their premises smoke-free.
1 Apr 2020
Flexible education building on Roeterseiland Campus comes a step closer
The UvA has decided to further elaborate the design of the REC V education building with a contractor yet to be selected. Depending on the outcome of this process, it will be decided whether a contract for the ...
25 Mar 2020
Façade repairs to REC buildings BCD postponed
The necessary repairs to the façade of REC BCD on the Roeterseiland Campus are being postponed.
25 Nov 2019
New canopy over ramp to bicycle parking facility Roetersstraat entrance on Roeterseiland Campus
Over the next few weeks, the UvA will be installing a canopy over the ramp to the bicycle parking facility at the site of the new Roetersstraat entrance on REC. This is to minimise noise nuisance for local residents ...
27 Aug 2019
UvA starts with the renovation of REC P
The UvA will start from 2020 with the renovation of building REC P (formerly the Euclides building at Plantage Muidergracht 24 in Amsterdam).
10 Apr 2018
UvA to build new education building on Roeterseiland Campus
At the start of academic year 2019-2020, the range of lecture rooms will be expanded with a flexible education building. The Executive Board adopted this decision at the initiative of the three faculties at the ...
14 Mar 2018
UvA campus nominated for architecture award
The new Roeterseiland Campus has been nominated for the 2018 RIBA International Prize. Architectural firms from all over the globe hope to win this award. In total, 62 firms from 29 countries have enrolled in this ...
6 Sep 2017
Bicycle park at Building REC A open
This week, the new underground bicycle park at Building A on the Roeterseiland Campus has been fully opened. With the recent move of the Faculty of Law to Roeterseiland, these new parking spaces for bicycles are a ...
16 Aug 2017
Lecture pavilion at Roeterseiland
Work on the Roeterseiland Campus is currently in full flow as the finishing touches are being made to Building A. There is a possibility that the large circular lecture hall in Building A, with a seating capacity of ...
1 May 2017
REC A and REC BC demolition work
In late April, work will commence on breaking open a section of the walls between REC A and REC BC. This work will continue through to the project’s completion on 30 June 2017. Read on for details of the work ...
22 Mar 2017
New route tot building B/C - Roeterseilandcampus
As of next Monday, 27 March, there will be a change in the route leading to the entrance of building B/C. The stairs will be connected to the new bridge over the Nieuwe Achtergracht canal: this means you will no ...
9 Mar 2017
Consultation on City Centre University Library: 16 March - 13 April
The consultation period in connection with the location of the new University Library on the City Centre Campus will begin from 16 March.
28 Feb 2017
Consultation on City Centre University Library
The consultation period in connection with the location of the new University Library on the City Centre Campus will begin from 16 March. A kick-off meeting, an exhibit in VOX-POP, talks with the architects and an ...
7 Feb 2017
February 2017: What are we working on?
What are we doing in february on the Roeterseiland Campus? And how can it affect campus users and local residents?
5 Dec 2016
December 2016 & January 2017: What are we working on?
What are we doing in December and Januari on the Roeterseiland Campus? And how can it affect campus users and local residents?
2 Nov 2016
November 2016: What are we working on?
What are we doing in November on the Roeterseiland Campus? And how can it affect campus users and local residents?
31 Oct 2016
Roof Building G renovated
The renovation of the roof of Building G is complete, which means that the roof is in top shape again and ready for the next 15 years. The attic floor of the building can now also be taken into use.
12 Oct 2016
Bridge across Nieuwe Achtergracht canal successfully installed
On Saturday 8 October, the new bridge across the Nieuwe Achtergracht canal was installed smoothly.
10 Oct 2016
October 2016: What are we working on?
What are we doing in October on the Roeterseiland Campus? And how can it affect campus users and local residents
5 Oct 2016
Transportation of new bridge on 8 October
On the morning of Saturday 8 October the new bridge across the Nieuwe Achtergracht canal will be delivered in sections. This bridge will join the northern and southern parts of the campus from next year. The work ...