Welcome to the Amsterdam Student Association Gay!

Below are all the committees that A.S.V.Gay has to offer. Our 19 committees ensure that enough versatile and unforgettable activities are organised throughout the year. Participating in a committee offers members a lot of opportunities.

๐Ÿ•ด Acquisitions

The Acquisitions Committee, along with the association's commissioner external affairs, takes care of the sponsorship contracts that A.S.V.Gay signs. The committee is actively engaged in acquiring new sponsorship contracts and is constantly looking for new ways to generate income for the association. Read more

๐Ÿคนโ€โ™€๏ธ Activities

The Activities Committee organises all sorts of activities throughout the academic year. These activities vary from cultural to sports activities and are mainly thought of by the committee members themselves. Traditionally, this committee organises the annual Christmas dinner as well as large games in the city. Read more

๐ŸŒ Current Affairs

The Current Affairs Committee tries to organise appropriate events in view of current developments in society, such as discussion evenings, a charity lottery and baking cupcakes with elderly people. Read more

๐Ÿ““ Almanac

The Almanac Committee ensures that every association year literally goes into the books. This committee takes care of the entire almanac, from selecting the photos to arranging the printing. During lustrum years, the Almanac Committee releases a more extensive almanac of the past five years - a real collector's item. Read more


The Borrel Committee (BoCo) ensures that the weekly borrels are great fun. This committee consists of the most hospitable and cheerful members, and as the cloakroom is their territory, they also make sure your possessions are safe. Moreover, every month the BoCo organises a sparkling and unique themed 'borrel' to never forget. Read more

๐Ÿ‘ถ๐Ÿผ First-Years

The First-Years Committee will focus on horizontal member engagement by organising activities focused on first-year members following the introduction period. They organise activities mainly focused on members from their own year. The committee will consist of first-year members and will be assisted by a board member. Read on

๐Ÿ‘ฏ Party

The Party Committee traditionally organises all parties at A.S.V.Gay. The members of this committee are the undisputed partygoers of the association. No drink is too crazy for them and you often hear them say that a party has no end. Gala's, Sensation Pink and other escalating parties are already on their honours list. The Party Committee is at all times committed to unforgettable, successful parties for members. Read more

๐Ÿ“ธ Photo

The Photo Committee is responsible for taking pictures during A.S.V.Gay events and activities. They take the craziest photos and are not afraid to get down just to get that perfect shot. And of course they make sure to separate the best pictures from the most embarrassing ones. Read more

๐Ÿงฎ Financial Audit

As the name suggests, the Financial Audit Committee inspects the treasury of A.S.V.Gay and thus also the current treasurer of the association. The Financial Audit Committee does not work in service of the board, but in service of the General Members Meeting. Read on

๐ŸŒฑ Introduction Week

The Introduction Week Committee organises an introduction week full of activities to welcome the new members to A.S.V.Gay; they do this twice a year, and the introduction weeks usually take place in February and September. Read on

โ™Š๏ธ Lustrum

The Lustrum Committee organises the lustrum (5 years) celebrations of A.S.V.Gay. In the academic year 19|20 A.S.V.Gay will celebrate its second lustrum, so therefore many fun activities will take place – among them Ten Days of Lustrum! Read on

๐Ÿ’Œ Newsletter

The Newsletter Committee is in charge of publishing a newsletter several times a year. They write about A.S.V.Gay activities, trips and the members of our beautiful association, but they also discuss current events in the LGBTQ+ community as well as share recipes. Read on

๐Ÿ’˜ Introduction Weekend

Twice a year the Introduction Weekend Committee organises a great and unforgettable introduction weekend for new members of A.S.V.Gay! During the weekend there are games, a stage night and our association's famous beer relay. This is the weekend where you make new friends and get to know the association really well. Read more

๐Ÿณ๏ธโ€๐ŸŒˆ Pride

As the only LGBTQ+ student association in Amsterdam, A.S.V.Gay can of course not be missed during the Amsterdam Canal Parade. Every year, the Pride Committee tries to make sure that we secure a spot in the parade. Moreover, this committee is responsible for decorating the boat and takes care of all preparations. Read more

๐Ÿ“ˆ Promotion

The Promotion Committee ensures that A.S.V.Gay is visible during the introduction periods of the educational institutions. Its goal is to present an as clear as possible image of the association. Moreover, they try to increase the visibility in the city of Amsterdam. In this committee creativity and an extrovert personality are an advantage. Read more

๐Ÿ—บ Travel

The Travel Committee of A.S.V.Gay is responsible for organising the most fun, educational and adventurous trips! Whether it's a lift weekend, a car rally or 'just' a city trip, they will do everything they can to make sure the members who have come along have a fantastic time. Read more

๐Ÿ‘ต๐Ÿพ Alumni

The Alumni Committee ensures that our dear alumni have everything they could ever want. The committee provides them with the association newsletter The Gaily News and keeps them informed of all relevant events of A.S.V.Gay. Furthermore, they organise fun activities such as an alumni borrel, VrijGayBo and a barbecue. Read more

๐Ÿ‘ผ Confidential Advisers

When something in your life is weighing you down, it's good to have someone to talk to. Of course you can talk to someone you already know, but sometimes it helps to talk to someone with no connection to the situation and/or more experience with the issue you're facing. The Confidential Advisers have a duty of confidentiality and are always available to our members. Read more

๐Ÿ’ป Website

The Website Committee is responsible for maintaining and improving the website. Together they update the texts and photos, but they also work hard on the technical side of the website. We are always innovating our website, because it remains our association's 'business card'! Read more