Students and employees can discuss confidential matters with a Confidential Advisor. A Confidential Advisor will refer to the correct authority within or outside the university. A Confidential Advisor can also, though only with the client's permission, mediate to either reach a solution or speed up the process. A Confidential Advisor has direct access to all departments and information within Utrecht University. Confidential Advisors are bound to professional confidentiality. Utrecht University has three different kinds of Confidential Advisors.