Cookie statement

Utrecht University (UU) uses cookies and related technologies (hereafter: "cookies") on its website. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer, smartphone or tablet. Cookies can, under certain circumstances, process personal data.

The UU strives to use cookies that process as little personal data as possible. For example, cookies used for statistical purposes are designed to be as privacy-friendly as possible. 

The UU does not use marketing cookies on its website. 

Which cookies does Utrecht University use and for what purpose?

The UU uses cookies that are required in order to show you the website you are visiting. In addition, the UU uses cookies for statistical purposes, to understand how visitors use our website. This information helps us to improve the website. Certain cookies are also required to display embedded third-party content. For example, videos accompanying news articles, or webpages where you can chat with our students. Below we explain how the most common cookies work and what they are used for.

Privacy statements of the UU

Would you like to know more about how the UU processes personal data? View our various privacy statements.