Welcome to the Faculty of Geosciences at Utrecht University!

Orientation Day

On the UU Orientation Day we will officially welcome you and provide you with a day to find out more about what is on offer in Utrecht and opportunities to meet your fellow students.

Below we will give you the Faculty programme on Friday August 30th.

  • 10.30 hours   Information for Exchange students (Mirjam van Deutekom) - Koningsberger building room Atlas
  • 11.00 hours   Welcome for International students Bachelor, Master and Exchange students - Koningsberger building room Kosmos                 
  • 11.15 hours   Student Association EGEA
  • 11.30 hours   Lecture  - Geography of the Netherlands (Jos Bierbooms)
  • 12:45 hours   Leave for botanical gardens
  • 13.00 hours   Lunch Botanical Gardens

Other orientation programmes

The general Orientation Day for all international students of Utrecht University takes place on Thursday 29 August and Friday 30 August.

There are also orientation programmes for Bachelor´s and Master´s degree students.

Signing documents

Having questions about courses, housing or documents (Erasmus, Arrival certificate etc) to sign, please come by the EGEA room on Tuesday September 3rd Buys Ballot building room 2.74 (entrance through Koningsberger building first floor) from 13.30 onwards. Pancakes will be waiting for you.