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Graduate School of Social Sciences

Christmas break: EDSS closed

During the holidays the Education Desk will be closed from the 23th of December until the 3rd of January. This is also true for questions by telephone or online communication. As of the 4th of January our normal opening hours will apply again.

Education Desk Social Sciences closed on site

Following the measures taken by the UvA in response to the corona virus, we have adjusted our opening hours and the means by which you can contact us.

The Education Desk Social Sciences is currently closed on site. You can reach us online and by phone.

E-mail us on We'll react as soon as possible on working days between 9:00-15:00.

You can contact us by phone from Monday till Friday between 10:00 and 14:00 at T: +31(0)20 525 3777.

Are you unable to reach us and is your question urgent? Please contact the Central Student Service Desk. They are the first point of contact for general questions about studying at the UvA and Bachelor applications. You can contact them every working day between 9:00-17:00.

Address and opening times

Visiting address and courier mail address

Graduate School of Social Sciences  
Nieuwe Achtergracht 166
1018 WV Amsterdam
The Netherlands

Postal address

Graduate School of Social Sciences 
P.O. Box 15725   
1001 NE Amsterdam 
The Netherlands 

Email and telephone

T: +31 20 525 3777 

Office hours Education Desk Social Sciences

Mon-Fri 09:00-17:00

Closing dates

See  overview closing dates.

Where to find the Education Desk Social Sciences

The Education Desk Social Sciences is located at the

Roeterseiland Campus
Nieuwe Achtergracht 166 - building B, room B7.00 (7th floor)

Roeterseiland Campus - Map
Roeterseilandcampus - building B/C/D (entrance B/C)

Room Google map of the Roeterseiland Campus area, including public transport

Nieuwe Achtergracht 166
1018 WV Amsterdam

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