Statement of support for those affected by Morocco earthquake

It is with great concern that we have been following the news about the earthquake in Morocco. The earthquake has caused devastating consequences and a great impact on those affected in this area. Our sympathy and support goes out to all students, staff and alumni of Utrecht University who have been affected and are worried about family or loved ones in the affected area.

We can imagine that you are worried and this is having a big impact. We would like to offer our students and staff support in this regard. Students who are looking for information, advice or guidance, can check this page to see who they can turn to. Employees who have concerns can seek support from their manager and our Staff Wellfare Service.

If you would like to contribute to the relief efforts for those affected in the area, please consider donating to Rode Kruis (Red Cross). Red Cross aid is currently focusing on immediate relief efforts to help as many people as possible.