The Student Information Point (STIP) is the first point of contact for students and interested others. It is the place to go with questions about your (future) degree programme at the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences.


Due to the corona virus, our information desk will be close for an indefinite period of time. You can still reach us:

  • by mail - please fill out the questionnaire to do so.
  • by phone - Monday to Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.. Tel: 030 253 4949.

How to collect your diploma or get a certified copy

You can opt to collect your diploma from the Student Information Point or to get a certified copy of your diploma there. This is only possible with an online reservation.

Please note: The Examination Office will send you confirmation that your diploma is ready to be collected. If you graduated in the summer (period June – July- August 2020) however, you will not be able to collect your diploma yet. In that case, your diploma will be ready for you from 6 November 2020 (for ISW, CA, SOC and Educational sciences), 13 november (for PED and PSY) or 20 November (for GST) onwards.

Make your reservation here:

Contact a study advisor if you have any study-related questions or problems. This can include matters related to: planning your studies, doubts about your studies, regulations or falling behind due to personal circumstances.

The study advisors are not dedicated to a particular degree programme. There are six study advisors who are available to all students, regardless of their degree programme. Additionally, each study advisor has his / her own area of expertise. This may be either a particular degree programme and / or a subject such as 'studying and world-class sport'.

A study advisor can provide advice, support and information in a confidential meeting and is available during the designated telephone office hours or walk-in hours. It is also possible to make an individual appointment with a study advisor.


Due to the corona virus, all walk-in hours of the study advisors are cancelled. However, you can still mail your questions to If you had previous mail contact with one of our study advisors, you can use his or her personal mail address.

Alternatively, you can contact us by phone during our telephone hours (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm). Tel: 030 253 4876.



Bart Weerdenburg, Loes van Velzen, Nicole van der Hoeven - Sneijder

The International office offers information and support for incoming and outgoing exchange students of the Faculty of Social Sciences. Contact us if you have any questions about studying abroad on a temporary basis.


Due to the corona virus, all of our walk-in hours are cancelled until further notice. During office hours, you can still reach us by phone or mail. 

Tel: +31 (0)30 253 3659 (Mondays to Thursdays, not on Fridays)

The university’s has a Code of Conduct  designed to prevent misconduct. In case of misconduct, you can contact the Confidential Counsellor.

One of the key roles of the Confidential Counsellor is support and supervision. The Confidential Counsellor can also mediate between the parties involved in the complaint. If this fails to reach a solution, a decision can be made jointly to submit a complaint to the complaints committee. The committee will instigate an enquiry and make recommendations to the Executive Board on appropriate measures to be taken.

The Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences has plenty of (computer) study places in the Martinus J. Langeveld building, the Sjoerd Groenman building, the Marinus Ruppert building and the Willem C. van Unnik building.

Visit to find out which study spots are available.

Find a staff member of Utrecht University.

Student Services provides information about studying and student life, regarding admission, enrolment, tuition fees, grants, student organisations, career orientation and studying abroad. Contact Student Services.

The Skills Lab is there to help you if you'd like to know more about developing your academic skills or if you encounter any problem during your studies. We try to map out as clearly as possible what's on offer in terms of trainings, workshops, classes, individual guidance and tools. 

The Facilities Service Centre (FSC) is responsible for providing facility services at Utrecht University, such as audiovisual teaching support, catering, room hire, cleaning, waste removal, post and transport, building care and maintenance.

You can use the FSC service request form for all reports relating to facilities.

Contact details
FSC Reporting Centre
Address: Marinus Ruppert Building, Leuvenlaan 19, De Uithof
Tel. +31 (0)30 253 9595
Opening hours: Monday to Friday 8.00 - 16.30
FSC service request form

Can't find what you are looking for? Try the A-Z List of all the university's facilities and services.