We are Tilburg University
The current corona situation demands a lot from our students and staff. Social contacts are less frequent now and also proceed differently than usual. To promote the well-being and mutual connection of students and employees, various activities and initiatives have been set up. On this page you will find all initiatives.
Join our activities and initiatives
Online community - Student Life & Well-being
Tilburg University has launched the Facebook group Student Life & Well-being. In this online community we inform you about our well-being initiatives, engage with you and answer the questions asked in the group. We also encourage you to post your own well-being content (e.g. events, tips or articles). Feel free to share online or offline activities, tips and of course your support!
Healthy at home
In addition to physical classes, the Sports Center offers online classes to exercise at home and tips to stay healthy. This way you can stay mentally and physically fit while being at home.
Living Room Tilburg University
Maranatha remains open in this period with a Living Room for all students and employees. If you want to see someone or sit somewhere else than in your own room, you are very welcome in the cozy meeting room of Maranatha, Prof. Cobbenhagenlaan 19.
How do I take good care of myself and keep track of my studies?
Studying requires a lot of self-motivation and some students experience a lack of structure in their days. On this website, you will find tips and advice to bring more structure into your day.
Initiatives from the campus community
Matching system Edumi helps students find new friends06th May 2021
An algorithm that pairs you with other students with the same interests. Tilburg University student Laura Vitiello and Radboud University student Michael de Borst have launched online platform Edumi: a new initiative that helps students make new friendships.
StudyBoxx: WhatsApp community for students04th March 2021
StudyyBoxx aims to give back to students a part of what has been lost during the pandemic; social contacts, motivation and joy in connecting with people. By joining a WhatsApp group students become part of the community.
UPPEPPER website: initiative to help TSB students get through this corona time12th February 2021
Staff members from the Tilburg School of Social and Behavioral Sciences created the website UPPEPPER specifically for TSB students to stay connected during the pandemic. Students and staff can share music, dreams, quotes, inspirational books and heartwarming movies.
How do I stay physically and mentally healthy?
During this period of social distance it is difficult for many people to find a nice rhythm in the days at home. Social contacts are now less frequent and also proceed differently than usual. Mental and physical health are now extra important. Read our tips, advice and other important information about how to live your daily life at home. And also about staying as healthy as possible during this period.
Share your idea
Do you know of a good initiative that is not mentioned on this page or do you have a good idea for an activity? Then notify us at firstname.lastname@example.org