IA Building opening hours

The building of the Institute of Archaeology will be open and the directors will be on duty on Tuesdays and Wednesdays (March 31, 1, 7, 8, 15 April) from 10:00 to 12:00 and on Thursdays 2, 9, 16 April if necessary by appointment by email or phone.
Please be aware this information concerns employees of the UW only. Students should contact professors, sekretariat and directors via e-mail, or phone.

Remote classes

Dear All,

remote classes are available and can be held (and accessed) in real-time, or not, using the university platform Kampus, or using tools provided by Google (Classroom, Hangouts, Meets, etc.), via instant messengers, internet forums, and external tools (Zoom, etc. .), as well as via e-mail, telephone, etc. Please remember that some platforms (available in the Google system especially) require a postal address in the domain student.uw.edu.pl – which can be obtained here: IT UW
In order to obtain the most up-to-date information and the most accurate instructions, please contact your teachers.
Also, please let me know if there is any problems with the remote classes and/or access to the platforms, availability of the professors, etc. – I should try to solve them on a regular basis.

With the wishes for a quick return to normality,

Dr. Wiesław Więckowski

Remote classes held at IA

According to par. 2 pkt. 2 of the directive of the Rector of UW no. 50, dated to March 10, 2020 the Dean published the list of remotely held classes.  – LISTA ZAJĘĆ

The classes have already started, those which did not – should start March 23rd at the latest. Please contact your instructors.

An announcement of the Rector of the University of Warsaw regarding the functioning of UW

Dear Sir or Madam,

In response to the state of epidemic emergency in Poland, declared on 13th March 2020, the Rector of the University of Warsaw made an announcement regarding the regulations on the functioning of UW. The regulations will come into force on 16th March 2020.

The announcement regulates working arrangements of the university administration, circulations of documents and operating of the university building.

The UW administration will work remotely, and access to the university buildings will be limited to the minimum necessary. Details are available on the Polish website of UW, information on the English website will be published today by the end of the day.

To be updated, please check our website regularly. In case of any questions or problems, please contact InfoCovid19@adm.uw.edu.pl.

Yours faithfully,

UW Press Office

Information from the University Library

The library is closed from March 11 to April 14, 2020, according to the Rector’s Order of March 10, 2020 on preventing the spread of COVID-19 virus among the University of Warsaw’s community.
*) University of Warsaw students, PhD students and employees have the possibility of remote access to the collection of books and electronic magazines subscribed to the University of Warsaw, available from the University of Warsaw Library (BUW) in the ‘Online resources’ tab (https://www.buw.uw.edu.pl/zasoby-online/ ), after logging in with the library card number (ELS / ELP number – if these documents were activated as a library card) and passwords.
*) Students, PhD students and UW employees who have ELS and ELP and have not yet created a library account, can activate it remotely. Detailed information and links for activation can be found in the Registration tab at https://www.buw.uw.edu.pl/informacje-praktyczne/jak-vailac/
*) A new password can be obtained through the “Forgot password” option available under the library account login panel.

On-line classes

Dear All,
several have already started, and in a moment, I hope, more on-line classes will start, which will allow you to implement the study program despite the situation that has arisen. Please follow the instructions from your professors.
The on-line classes are treated as the “traditional” ones, as obligatory.

New announcement from the Rector of UW

In response to the state of epidemic emergency in Poland, declared on 13th March 2020, the Rector of the University of Warsaw made an announcement regarding the regulations on the functioning of UW. The regulations will come into force on 16th March 2020.

The announcement regulates working arrangements of the university administration, circulations of documents and operating of the university building.

The UW administration will work remotely, and access to the university buildings will be limited to the minimum necessary. Details are available on the Polish website of UW, and  on the English website .

To be updated, please check our website regularly. In case of any questions or problems, please contact InfoCovid19@adm.uw.edu.pl.

Student ID

Dear All,
according to the Ministry of Higher Education your ELS (Student ID) will be valid until the end of May, without the need to validate it at the University – INFO – in Polish only.
Some very important information on the situation HERE and on the UW website.

More information

Please, be aware that ALL the classes and most of the office hours are cancelled. Including the spring field walking surveys and any other type of trips.

In case of need, please contact the Institute personel via phone or e-mail. Some of the classes will continue through on-line tools (platforms, mail, Google docs, Skype and so on) – please follow the instructions of your professors.

If you need more information, please contact me, Dr Wieslaw Wieckowski, or Dr Elżbieta Jaskulska via e-mail.