Contact department of Information and Computing Sciences

The department of Information and Computing Sciences is located on the fourth and fifth floor of the Buys Ballot building in the northwestern section of the Utrecht Science Park (de Uithof).


Questions about the department can be addressed to our administrative office:


Detailed contact information for all employees of the department of Information and Computing Sciences can be found on the profile pages of the Utrecht University.

Postal address

Departement of Information and Computing Sciences
Utrecht University
Princetonplein 5

Overview image of Utrecht highlighting the Uithof
photograph: CC/Pepijntje, edited: M.N.Lebbink

Buys Ballot building

Front view of the Buys Ballot building.


Princetonplein 5, 3584 CC Utrecht, The Netherlands

Telephone: +31 30 253 7540 (service point)

The entrance is located at the Victor J. Koningsberger building.

From 1 January 2021 the university premises will be smoke-free.

Please note: because of the corona virus there are adjusted opening hours.

Open Buys Ballot building on Google Maps

In this building

  • Faculty of Science
  • Freudenthal Institute
  • Institute for Theoretical Physics
  • Study associations Science and Geosciences
  • Department Informatica


  • Ground floor shower (room SN0007)
  • Cellar shower (room SNK008)
Getting there and Accessibility


Directions by car

Take the A28 from Utrecht in the direction of Amersfoort and leave the highway at exit 2 ("De Uithof"). Follow the Universiteitsweg and Leuvenlaan to a nearby parking lot (Budapestlaan or Leuvenlaan/Padualaan). Parking costs approximately 5 euros per day.

Note: the parking lot in front of the building is only for licensees, and not available to guests.

Directions by public transportation

When traveling by public transportation from Utrecht Central Station to the Uithof, you can best take either bus 12 to bus stop Padualaan (Dutch) (route) or bus 28/128 to bus stop Botanische Tuinen (Dutch) (route).