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Privacy Policy

Cookies terms of use

In this Cookie statement you will find the most used Cookies on our website. This site, like many others, uses small files called cookies to help us customise your experience. Find out more about cookies and how you can control them.

 ‘Cookies’ are small text files that are stored by the browser (for example, Internet Explorer or Safari) on your computer or mobile phone. They allow websites to store things like user preferences. You can think of cookies as providing a ‘memory’ for the website, so that it can recognise you when you come back and respond appropriately.

(dis)abling cookies or delete cookies

More information about how to (dis)able Cookies or delete cookies can be found in the instructions of your browser.


Functional cookies

These type of cookies are necessary for the function of the website of service we provide. Specific for this website we use a chat function to help teachers, students or other employees or users.

We use the plugin Tawk to chat with our users. Cookies created with Tawk to are only used for chatfunction. Without these cookies the chat function does not work. For more information about the privacy policy of Tawk to, we would like you to visit their privacybeleid of tawk.to..

If you don’t use the chatfunction, Tawk to will not save your cookies. If you have a question and not want to use the chat, please Email teachingsupport@uu.nl  for any question about a tool or didactical question.

Anonymous analytics cookies

Every time someone visits our website, software provided by Google analytics and WordPress generates an ‘anonymous analytics cookie’. These cookies can tell us whether or not you have visited the site before.
Your browser will tell us if you have these cookies and, if you don’t, we generate new ones. This allows us to track how many individual users we have, and how often they visit the site. Google analytics deletes this data after 2 years and will not provide the data to third parties.

More information about Google analytics cookies.


To gain better insights into the way our users use our website we use the analysis tool Hotjar.

Hotjar uses cookies to record user behaviour, and to incorporate this in anonimised and non-anonimised reports. This information consists of; mouse movements, mouse clicks, scrolling behavior, the used device and the used browser. If the users consents this data can be combined with feedback given by the user.

The cookies are generated by Hotjar, and they will be deleted after a period of 365 days. The privacy policy of Hotjar can be found here.

To conclude

This statement might be adapt due to changing law or due to our changes of our website. We may always change the cookie statement and the cookies in our statement without any warning. You may consult the latest cookie statement for any changes. This cookie statement is last changed on: 18-12-2018.