Contact / Press Contact


The press officers of Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam are the primary contact persons for journalists. They coordinate incoming press questions and the publishing of the university's press releases. The focus is on scientific and policymaking awareness and education. The press officers also assist scientists and managers in their media relations.

Press officers

The press officers of VU Amsterdam can be reached at +31(0)20-5985666 and In the case of urgent press inquiries outside office hours, please consult +31(0)6-46863749.

VU Newsletter

Every two weeks VU Amsterdam releases a newsletter with scientific news and its agenda. Journalists can subscribe to the newsletter by sending an email to