Students Tilburg University

University card

The University card is credit card sized, and contains your photograph, name, administration number and card number. There is no difference between a card for students or staff. With this card you will be able to identify yourself at Tilburg University, among other things, during exams. The card is used to get access to buildings, to borrow books from the library, and to use the printing facilities.

How do I obtain my card?

You can request your University card online by going to universitycard.uvt.nl. Please note: You can apply for this card as soon as you arrived in the Netherlands. After logging in with your Tilburg University username and password, you can upload a clear passport photo and request your card. Within two weeks, you will be notified via your Tilburg University e-mail address that you can collect your card at the Library on production of proper identification.

Request the University Card 

What to do in the event of loss, theft, or damage

If your card gets lost, stolen, or damaged, you can block your University card online by going to universitycard.uvt.nl. After logging in with your Tilburg University username and password, you can block your card and request a new one for 10 euro (employees can declare the amount to their manager). Within two weeks, you will be notified via your Tilburg University e-mail address that you can collect your card at the Library on production of proper identification.

Use of 'old' card

You do need to apply for a new card after re-enrollment. Your old university card is not valid anymore.