The University Corporate Offices (Dutch name: Universitaire Bestuursdienst, UBD) works on the integrated support of the governance of Utrecht University. Eight offices support the Executive Board in drafting and carrying out the annual governance agenda and the four-year Strategic Plan, and by providing services.


The University Corporate Offices comprise the following units:


The Secretary General is in charge of and monitors the overall operations of the services in relation to each other. He also advises the Executive Board on general affairs and has regular meetings with the directors of faculties, departments and corporate offices on policy and its implementation.

Secretary General: L.A. (Leon) van de Zande MA
Administration building, Room 4.09
Heidelberglaan 8, 3584 CS Utrecht
Telephone: +31 (0)30 253 44 77