The Observatory of Spanish Universities is a permanent platform that promotes critical research, analysis, debate and discussion about public university, in order to provide documentation about university policies. Thus, the objectives of the Observatory, in the field of university policies, are:

All its activity is done on a voluntary basis by its members and collaborators.

Members

All OSU participants are current or former members of the university community: professors, staff and students of the four public universities in Barcelona (UAB, UB, UPC, and UPF).

Further details about responsability positions at the OSU can be found in the next section.

Legal documents

Although its activity started earlier, the OSU became formally an association on September 26, 2013:

Accounting

The Observatory does not receive any public of private funds. All its income come from the contributions of its members.

Year 2012
DateConceptAmountBalance
17/05/2012Domain & Hosting– 71,02 €– 71,02 €
Year 2013
DateAmountAmountBalance
10/05/2013Domain & Hosting-160,69 €-231,71 €
Year 2014
DateConceptAmountBalance
08/05/2014Domain & Hosting-160,69 €-392,40 €
Year 2015
DateConceptAmountBalance
07/05/2015Domain & Hosting-160,69 €-553,09 €
10/11/2015Member’s dues910,00 €356,91 €
16/12/2015Whois service-1,21 €355,70 €
Year 2016
DateConceptAmountBalance
09/06/2016Domain & Hosting-161,90 €193,80 €
09/12/2016Whois service-1,21 €192,59 €
Year 2017
DateConceptAmountBalance
09/05/2017Domain & Hosting-163,11 €29,48 €
07/12/2017Whois service-1,21 €28,27 €
Year 2018
DateConceptAmountBalance
16/01/2018Member’s dues233,20 €412,62 €
16/01/20182 x Train tickets report presentation BCN-MAD-233,20 €179,42 €
09/05/2018Domain & Hosting-163,11 €16,31 €
12/05/2018Member’s dues391,60 €571,02 €
07/12/2018Whois service-1,21 €406,70 €