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Fun fact: The Free University Amsterdam was renamed to VU University Amsterdam because there were too many international students who thought they didn't have to pay anything to study there. (allegedly!)

Of course everyone hated that name because the U already stands for university. So now it's just the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam in English and in Dutch.

Doesn't stop people thinking it's the University of Vrije.

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@Vierkantor ah, reminds me of how the "KU" in "KU Leuven" doesn't *actually* stand for "Katholieke Universiteit" anymore. It's just, "KU Leuven". At some point they simply stopped expanding the acronym everywhere.

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