Discount card

Life as a student in Amsterdam is expensive enough as it is, and that’s why ASVA wants to help. From September 2016 onwards, every student in Amsterdam who either is or becomes a member of ASVA will receive an exclusive discount card. The following companies collaborated with us and offer cool deals to whoever shows them this magnificent card*:


10% discount on non-dutch books at the stores at the Spui and on Roetersstaat.

The Athenaeum Bookstore, which celebrates its 50th birthday this year, is the biggest independent bookstore in de Netherlands. It’s a place where writers, opinion leaders, teachers, and students meet and look for inspirational literature and non-fiction. Read more


20% discount on breakfast, lunch, snacks and dinner.

Restaurant Blue is a wonderful 'secret' in the centre of Amsterdam. Situated atop the Kalvertoren shopping centre, many shoppers below often have no idea of the spectacular views and food that awaits. Read more

Beter & Leuk

A free cup of coffee with your breakfast or lunch and a free drink with your take away meal. 

You can enjoy an organic breakfast or lunch at Beter & Leuk, and there are many options for vegans and vegetarians on the menu. The atmosphere and design of this small café is cosy, light and spacious, and can best be described as `homely'. Read more

CREA café 

On Saturday, Sunday and Monday you will get Grolsch beer for €1,90, soft drinks for €1,90, wine for €2,50, pitcher Grolsch for €11,00 and a bottle of wine for €12,50. 

CREA Café is the place to take a break or get together after class. The café is also the foyer of the CREA Theatre and CREA Music hall. Read more


10% discount on everything (only valid when you purchase one item).

Eurest is the caterer on the UvA and HvA untill the end of 2016. Read more 

Flat Tire – mobile bicycle repairer 

€2,- discount on all bike repairs. 

We know how frustrating it is to find a flat tire or a broken chain and not have the time to go repair it somewhere. We’re committed to mobile bicycle repairs and to serving you with quality and value. Our team is highly skilled and have a passion for bikes. We love bikes and care about yours!

Most issues can be fixed within 20 – 40 minutes! Read more

Kapitein zeppos 

10% discount on your bill.

In a picturesque alley not far from the Nes is Kapitein Zeppos. This cheerful café is in a nineteenth century warehouse. Read more


A colour card for €20,- instead of €35,95 in this printshop.

The printerette is a family business that exists since 1902. Read more

De Roeter

Sandwiches and kroketten for only €4,- instead of €6,-

De Roeter is a café for students next to the UvA at the Roetersstraat. A Heineken beer only costs 1,85! Read more

Stadsschouwburg Amsterdam

A free card to buy last-minute tickets with discount.

Read more


25% discount on snacks between 16:00-19:00

Studio/K is a multidisciplinary, multi-purpose venue that functions as an art house movie theatre, a concert venue, a music club, a gallery and a bar/restaurant.
Read more


A free sugarfactorycard that gives you two tickets for the prices of one on Sunday untill Thursday and makes sure you don’t have to wait in the queue on Tuesday! 

Read more


*The discount card is valid for the academic year 2016-2017