As a student you have the availability to participate in several commissions with the ultimate goal to enhance the quality of your study and your education.


Life Sciences Representatives (LSR) is a student initiative to represent the interests and rights of all Master's students of the Graduate School of Life Sciences at Utrecht University. Read more about the LSR in the study guide.

Faculty Councils

The Faculty Council is an official consultative body for the students and staff of the faculty that is authorised to consult with the Dean. These consultations concern faculty-related matters and decisions. The Faculty Councils have right of consent or right of advice in a couple of the Dean’s decisions. Read more about the Faculty Councils in the study guide.

The University Council is the central representative body of Utrecht University. The Council serves the interests of students and staff.

More information is available: University Council.