Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Erasmushogeschool Brussel, partners in sport! 

Find out what the VUB has on offer for you regarding sport and recreation facilities. Enjoy!

UAB Sport! »  

UAB Sport! is the sport association of the Erasmushogeschool Brussel and the Vrije Universiteit Brussel.

Each year they organise sport activities, competitions and campaigns for students in Etterbeek, Jette and the centre of Brussels. 


Sports card »  

To use the on-campus sport facilities in Etterbeek and Jette, you need a UAB sports card.

The UAB sports card is a personalised swipe card, and costs 7,5 euro. The card is valid for 5 years and can be preloaded with different services such as: a 'sportknip' for participation in the sportmix, individual swimming/jogging or squash sessions.


Sports offer: sport!mix »  

The sports offer is bundled in Sport!mix, and offers you a mix of 27 different sports in which you can participate freely or under guidance.

To participate in the sport!mix, you need to preload your sports card with a 'sportknip'. Most of the activities are accessible for all sports card holders (without registering in advance). The sport!mix is held during the academic teaching weeks.


Competitions »  

As a VUB-student you can participate in student competitions on different levels.

  • The Sport Trophy: During the whole academic year, student teams challenge each other in 10 different sports, and they compete for the title of 'all round sports trophy champion'
  • Student Futsal League: The Student Futsal League is a semester long indoor soccer competition for student teams from various higher education institutions in Brussels
  • Flemish/Belgian Student championships: VUB/EhB against other eductational institutions

Infrastructure »

The sports infrastructure on campus Etterbeek consists of:

a swimming pool, an athletics track, two big multi sport halls, an artificial grass rugby/football pitch, an artificial grass training field (tennis/football), three squash courts and a martial arts centre.

Anyone using the infrastructure must possess a sports card. The VUB sports infrastructure is accessible for anyone, but UAB students/personnel and partners with a sports card benefit from substantial discounts.

At campus Jette you can ask the fitness centre Basic Fit to make use of the sport infrastructure (multi sport hall and dojo).



Stay up to date!»

Follow UAB Sport on facebook to stay up to date on the latest UAB sport news. 

Contact: sportdienst [at] vub [dot] ac [dot] be or 02/629.23.11



Fitness at discount prices at Basic-Fit »  

As a VUB or EhB student, staff or alumni you enjoy a 50 % discount when purchasing a full-option year membership at Basic Fit. Once the membership card is bought in the club at the Campus Etterbeek or at Brussels Health Campus Jette you can fitness in all European Basic Fit clubs.