Calendar/university buildings opening hours

Academic Calender VU UvA 2016-2025

The regular opening hours of Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam are:

HG 100

Main building 
Monday to Friday 07:00 to 23:00 
Saturday 08:00 to 18:00 
Sunday 10:00 to 18:00 
Holidays 10:00 to 18:00 (21-22 April; 27 April; 5 May; 30 May; 9-10 June 2019)
Closed 23 December 2019 – 01 January 2020 

The seating area of the restaurant may be used for study purposes during regular opening hours. Extended opening times (until 22:00) apply preceding regular exam periods as listed below.

2019

  • 19/20 and 26/27 January
  • 16/17 and 23/24 March
  • 11/12 and 18/19 May
  • 15/16, 22/23, and 25/26 June
  • 12/13 and 19/20 October
  • 07/08 and 14/15 December

Reception 020 59 85854 

University Library
In the two weekends prior to the exam periods, the study and computer areas of the University Library Library at the Main Building will remain open until 10 pm. 

The Medical Library is also open on a number of Sundays.

OZW gebouw 100OZW Building
Monday to Thursday 07:00 to 22:30
Friday an during School holidays 07:00 to 21.00
Summer period 6 July - 16 August Monday to Friday 07:00 to 21:00
Weekends closed
Closed 30-31 May, 10 June, 23 December 2019 - 1 January 2020
Reception 020 59 83646
Acta 100ACTA
Monday to Thursday 06:00 to 22:00
Friday 06:00 to 21:00
Saturday and Sunday (only for authorized personnel) 10:00 to 14:00
Closed 30-31 May, 10 June, 23 December 2019 - 1 January 2020
Reception 020 59 80220
O|2 100O|2 Lab building
Monday to Friday 07:00 to 22:00 
Weekends closed
Closed 19 April, 22 April, 30-31 May, 10 June, 23 December 2019 - 1 January 2020
Reception 06 52 440359
W&N 100Mathematics and Science (W&N) Building
Monday to Friday 07:00 to 22:00
Weekends closed 
Closed 30-31 May, 10 June, 23 December 2019 - 1 January 2020
Reception 020 59 85874
MF gebouw 100

MF Building
Monday to Friday 07:00 to 22:00
Weekends closed  
Closed 30 May, 10 June, 25 December, 26 December 2019, 1 January 2020
Special openinghours 07.30-17.30 on 31 May, 23-24, 27, 30-31 December 2019
Reception 020 59 85864

Initium 100Initium
Monday to Friday 07:00 to 22:00 (summer period 07:00 to 19:00)
Saturday 08:00 to 16:00
Closed Sundays
Closed 30-31 May, 10 June, 23 December 2019 - 1 January 2020
Reception 020 59 85465
Transitorium 100Transitorium
Monday to Friday 07:00 to 22:00
Weekends closed
Closed 30-31 May, 10 June, 23 December 2019 - 1 January 2020
Reception - please contact the MF: 020 59 85864
Bellevue 100BelleVUe
Monday to Friday 07:00 to 22:00
Weekends closed
Closed 30-31 May, 10 June, 23 December 2019 - 1 January 2020
Reception - please contact the Main Building 020 59 85854
Tent 100De TenT
Open upon request
Reception - please contact the Main Building 020 59 85854
Olifantje 100Kinderrijk day care center
Monday to Friday 07:00 to 18:00
Weekends closed


Security staff can open a building on Saturday upon request. The user will be charged for the costs of any additional staff (e.g. a receptionist).

Dutch: Openingstijden VU en jaarkalender