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    • We are not allowed to do much in this corona-age, but we must continue to pay taxes!

      If you did not work last year (2019), have no dependents to declare ( family, elders, kids, …) then have a look at our instructions video and learn how to fill in a simple tax form. Keep in mind that all finance help-sessions provided by the offices of the Federal Public Service For Finance (FPS Finance) or in the municipalities, are cancelled due to the coronavirus.

    • The COVID-19 outbreak has had a huge impact on student life. You might have experienced more stress and tension. Perhaps the outbreak also had a significant impact on your life (where you live, who you are able to meet in real life, how you can make a living, etc.). With this study, we intend to investigate how these changes may have impacted your well-being and health. Please click here to go to the survey.


      01/05/2020 is the deadline to turn in your special housing request for a VUB-room, via special housing procedure.

    • From 27 April until 4 May you can vote for your 20 favourite student representatives. If you're not sure who to vote for, here are three tips!


      Read the candidates' viewpoints here. Do you share the same ideas? Or not at all?


      We've all been 'stuck inside' for a while now. For you, as a student, this means a lot of extra challenges: you are overwhelmed with emails and information, it's uncertain how the exams will take place, you might find it difficult to find the self-discipline to start studying, ....

      That is why study guidance is organizing 30-minute live Q&A sessions for students on various topics. The schedule can be found below. Every week the schedule will be updated with new topics.

    • Update 08 April 2020:

      VUB has amended two articles in the Central Teaching and Examination Regulations.

      1) Students will be allowed to deregister for their master thesis until 3 June 2020 if they get permission from the dean of their faculty. Follow the steps outlined on this page to get your dean's permission.

    • Veerle Hermans is a professor in ergonomics at the faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences. She has more than 25 years of experience in analysing physical and mental strains, and in advising evidence-based solutions. Below are five of her tips to ensure that studying and attending digital classes from home doesn’t become a strain on your body.

    • From Tuesday April 7th till Monday April 13th, Student SelfService won't be available. 

      During this period, the system will undergo technical maintenance and will be upgraded. It will be available again from Tuesday April 14th. 

      If you have any questions, you can reach Student Information at info@vub.be.

    • During the security measures for the Coronavirus, there is a temporary suspension of the Low Emission Zone (LEZ) in Brussels and no fines are issued. This allows citizens to make their essential trips.

      The LEZ is effective again from the 1st day of the month following the end of the Federal Measures.