Here you will find the contact information of all staff involved in Student Affairs at Utrecht University School of Governance.

Daniëlle van Loo
Tessa de Beer

tel: + 31 (0)30 253 8101
Email: info.usbo@uu.nl

Opening hours: Monday-Friday from 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. (except for holidays)

At the USG front office you can find the answers to your questions concerning USG in general and your Master’s programme.

Please note: because of the coronavirus, it is not possible to drop by without prior notice.

Inge Tacke

Email: i.p.m.tacke@uu.nl
Room: 1.31
Tel: +31 (0)30 253 9030

Available: Monday to Thursday

Inge Tacke coordinates internal quality control and is also responsible, amongst other things, for preparing the Programme Board meetings, the communication from the Board and she provides support to the Programme Committee. She is the contact Education and Student Affairs within the faculty. She is project coordinator for Public Administration and Organisation Science reaccreditations.

Please note: because of the coronavirus, it is not possible to drop by without prior notice. If you want to make an appointment with Inge, please send an email to i.p.m.tacke@uu.nl or call +31 (0)30 253 9030

Adress: Bijlhouwerstraat 6, 3511 ZC Utrecht, The Netherlands

Telephone: +31 (0)30 253 8101 (front office)

E-mail: studiepunt.usbo@uu.nl

Opening hours: Monday-Friday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Please note: due to the coronavirus measures, USG staff members are working from home. We can be reached by e-mail. Should you wish to speak to us over the phone, please send us an email and we will call you back.

Programme timetabling and coordination

Dorine Wassenberg

Email: studiepunt.usbo@uu.nl
Room: 1.25
Tel: +31 (0)30 253 8350

Available: Monday to Thursday

Dorine Wassenberg is the contact for programme timetabling and for Syllabus+, the University’s timetabling programme, she maintains contact with staff and students on matters related to the programme and is responsible for assigning students to specific courses.

Mark administration, test timetables and digital tests

Renata Wientjes-Jongerius

Email: studiepunt.usbo@uu.nl
Room: 1.25
Tel: +31 (0)30 253 6323

Available: Monday, Tuesday (every other week), Wednesday and Thursday

Renate Wientjes is responsible for the administration of study results. She maintains contact with lecturers and students about tests and test results, checks that plagiarism controls are carried out, compiles the test timetable and organises the registrations for test resits. Renata also coordinates the organisation of digital tests and provides support to the testing committee.

OSIRIS key-user

Peter Taminiau

Email: studiepunt.usbo@uu.nl
Room: 1.25
Tel: +31 (0)30 253 2691

Available: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday

Peter Taminiau is responsible for the management of OSIRIS, the digital teaching and student administration system. He is responsible for keeping the examination programmes up-to-date and for the provision of management and performance information. He also provides support to lecturers working with OSIRIS Docent. Peter is also contact point for course manuals and course texts for the course catalogue.

Bachelor's and Master's selection procedures and master electives

Renée Freriks

Email: studiepunt.usbo@uu.nl
Room: 1.24
Tel: +31 (0)30 253 8293

Available: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

Renée Freriks coordinates the selection procedure for both the Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programmes and is the contact for staff and students for all matters concerning application, registration and placement. Renée is also team leader of the Student Information Desk.

Teaching evaluations and graduation administration

Maria Koppert

Email: studiepunt.usbo@uu.nl
Room: 1.24
Tel: +31 (0)30 253 6488

Available: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

Maria Koppert is responsible for the distribution and processing of course evaluations and organises the student panels. She also provides support to the Board of Examiners, is responsible for the graduation administration, compiles diploma and mark lists and organises the graduation ceremonies.

Hetty Faber

Email: h.y.faber@uu.nl
Room: 1.23
Tel: +31 (0)30 253 9125

Available: Monday to Thursday

Hetty Faber advises (prospective) students in study related issues. Hetty also is the contact for all administrative matters pertaining to the minor programmes and electives offered by Public Administration and Organisation Science. She coordinates the registration and placing of both internal and external students and is responsible for contact with USG’s international students. 

Please note: because of the coronavirus, it is not possible to drop by without prior notice. If you want to make an appointment with Hetty, please send an email to h.y.faber@uu.nl or by calling +31 (0)30 253 9125

Berber Noordzij

Email: b.r.h.noordzij@uu.nl
Room: 1.33
Tel: +31 (0)30 253 9389

Available: Monday, Tuesday (even weeks), Thursday and Friday

Berber Noordzij is Career Officer. She can help you with questions you might have on how to enter the Dutch job market and check your CV/LinkedIn profile/cover letter. For the Bachelor’s program, she serves as an internship coordinator, manages external relations and organizes empirical research. She is also responsible for the alumni events and –policy. 

Please note: because of the coronavirus, it is not possible to drop by without prior notice. If you want to make an appointment with Berber, please send an email to b.r.h.noordzij@uu.nl

Lisa van Vark

Email: examencommissie.usbo@uu.nl
Room: 1.32
Tel: +31 (0)30 253 8148

Available: Monday to Thursday

Lisa van Vark can be contacted for questions about all matters relating to the Board of Examiners, such as testing, assessment, exemptions, resits and graduation.  

Please note: because of the coronavirus, it is not possible to drop by without prior notice. If you want to make an appointment with Lisa, please send an email to examencommissie.usbo@uu.nl

System Management and Notebook helpdesk:

Ezra Verkijk

Email: helpdesk.USBO@uu.nl
Room: Front Office
Tel: +31 (0)30 253 7536

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