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    • Think Europe is out of reach during these #stayathome times? Think again! The EUTOPIA Student Career Ambassadors invite you to join them online on Wednesday 20th January 2021 to find out about employment and traineeship opportunities within European Union institutions.

    • If you are faced with temporary financial hardship and cannot pay your tuition fee, you may apply for a short-term interest-free loan if you meet the nationality and academic conditions for study finance from the VUB.

    • Think Europe is out of your reach during these #stayathome times? Think again! EUTOPIA unites 6 universities, among which VUB of course, across Europe in a prestigious and innovative cooperative project aimed at transforming European Higher Education once and for all. And through the EUTOPIA Student Think tank (for students, by students) you can be at the frontline!

    • Good news! The room "STOA" is now available as a study space during the weekends, from 9 am - 9 pm. "STOA" is located downstairs next to the VUB restaurant on campus Etterbeek. There are study spaces available during the following weekends: 

      ► 9 - 10 January
      ► 16 - 17 January
      ► 23 - 24 January
      ► 30 - 31 January

      >>> Reserve a spot online <<<

    • Updated travel policy: 6 January 2021

      Update 6 January 2021: please check the FAQ on the back to campus-website regarding the updates about:

      ► Commuting to Belgium for exams.
      ► Updated rules (25/12/2020) on quarantine for travellers arriving in Belgium.
      ► What the quarantine implies.

    • To make surface disinfection even safer, we provide a cleaning spray bottle for everyone. 

      You can use the spray to disinfect your studyspace, exam desk, door handles... We recommend that you always bring your own paper tissues. You can collect and refill this bottle during opening hours at one of the locations listed below.

      Pick up points*

      *Check the opening times for all our campus facilities

    • News about the upcoming exam period will reach you soon. We understand it is a difficult situation for all, but together we will get through it.

      Considering returning home?

      You might be considering to return home for a while, but before grabbing your gear and leaving, please take the following into consideration:

      ► Possible travel restriction to come back to VUB when lessons return to in-person teaching or when physical presence is requested for exams

    • What is mindfulness?

      The long-term isolation imposed as a result of the strict coronavirus measures has forced us into a new way of living. This requires a change of reality for all of us. And that’s not always easy for everyone. Social interaction in the past months has been at a minimum, creating a sense of loneliness that can lead our minds to lose the focus they need to properly carry out our daily tasks and activities.

    • What is cyclo-cross?

      Are you not familiar with the concept of Cyclo-cross? It's an adventurous cycling sports that is very popular in Belgium! Do check it out here. 

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      We will remember Febryan Maulana, master student in Electromechanical Engineering. Febryan died from the consequences of Covid-19 and left behind a wife and three children. Our thoughts are with him and his loved ones.

       

      Febryan Maulana (14/02/1986 - 04/12/2020)

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