It can be difficult sometimes to navigate a huge organisation like Utrecht University. This is why there are numerous people you can go to for supervision and advice:
Lecturers are the first people for you to contact if you have questions or uncertainties about a course.
During orientation, all first-year students are assigned a lecturer as their tutor who will act as your personal supervisor whilst you pursue your Bachelor's degree programme. You discuss your academic progress and other issues related to studying itself with your tutor. You can always schedule additional meetings with your tutor if you feel the need for more.
- Study Advisor
The Study Advisor is a confidential advisor and acts as a mediator between students and lecturers. He or she can help you with problems involving academic motivation, delays, exemptions, absence from exams, studying abroad, a plan of study that does not follow the conventional routes etc.
- Student Desk Humanities
For study-related questions and information about practical matters involving education.
Other types of supervision
- Student Psychologist
A student psychologist can help you resolve personal and study-related problems that can interfere with your academic progress.
- Skills lab
At the Skills Lab, you can take training courses and the like to sharpen your academic skills (better and more effective study, research or communication).
- Career Services
Career Services helps you get acquainted with the job market. This is where you can go for career training, an assessment of your application letter or CV or an individual consultation, and more.