After you receive your UvA ID card, go as soon as possible to a service point to activate your card. You will need to present your new UvA ID card plus a valid proof of identity (ID card or passport).
Service point locations
You can activate your student ID card at any of the following locations:
City centreThe service point is the reference desk of the Information Centre at the UB Singel (first floor). This is open Monday to Friday from 08:30 to 23:45. On Saturday, it is open from 10:00 to 18:00.
Roeterseiland CampusYou will find the Student Service Desk at Roeterseiland Campus, Roeterstraat 11, building E, main hall ground floor.
Amsterdam Science ParkThe library information desk serves as a service point at the Amsterdam Science Park. It is open Monday to Friday from 09:30 to 22:00.
Academic Medical Center (AMC)The AMC service point can be found at the library information desk. It is open Monday to Friday from 08:30 to 20:00.