Welcome and Introduction Meeting

On Monday 28 August, the Faculty of Humanities will be organising a warm welcome for Master's and Exchange students who are new to the UvA.

The gathering will take place in the grand 'Aula' of the University (Oude Lutherse Kerk) and will be preceded by a guided tour around the Faculty buildings. The interactive meeting will include practical information and lively presentations by academic staff from different disciplines.


Welcome Meeting August 2015, Aula in the Oude Lutherse Kerk, Singel 411 in Amsterdam.

12.00 – 14.00


We will take you on a guided tour to the different Faculty buildings and study facilities for Humanities’ students, located in the heart of Amsterdam. If you wish to partake in this tour, you will need to registerThe deadline is Monday 21 August. Register here.

Please note: The walking tour will start at P.C.Hoofthuis, Spuistraat 134

14.00 – 14.30


From 14.00 hours onwards you are welcome to find the best seat at the Oude Lutherse Kerk!

14.30 – 16.15


In a series of short presentations, members of the academic staff (your future teachers!) will pitch their own take on the theme ‘Humanities in Amsterdam’. Additionally, the Admissions Office will present some important practical matters and provide you with useful information about studying at the UvA.

16.15 – 18.00

Join us for drinks and snacks and meet your fellow students. During the mixer you will also have the opportunity to visit several information stands.

Published by  Graduate School of Humanities

28 July 2017