Additional period for adding subjects for summer semester 2020/2021

Dear Students, I would like to inform you that by the decision of the Vice-Rector for Students and Education Quality, prof. dr hab. Sławomir Żółtek, from February 1 to February 21, 2021, it will be possible for students to add subjects at USOSweb to the summer semester of the 2020/2021 academic year. This applies to all subjects that were not covered by the mechanism of forcing connections during registration for these subjects, including foreign language courses in a situation where the student continues language classes started in the winter semester. Agnieszka Tomas

Lamps, lighting in Antiquity… new lectures of Prof. Laurent Chrzanovski

Dear Students,

we invite you to take part in new and unique lectures of prof. Laurent Chrzanovski (Program ZIP, co-financed by Europejski Fundusz Społeczny PO WER, ścieżka 3.5”).

The classes entail:

  • Iconographical Dictionary of Roman Lamps
  • Lighting and light in Antiquity
  • Workshop on lychnology

A wealth experience of prof. Laurent Chrzanovski will allow you become familiar with the issues of lighting and lamps in all ancient world.

Make it visible! Promotion and communication project.

Dear Students,

Welcome Point and The Volunteer Centre of The University of Warsaw would like to invite you to take part in a series of online workshops on the topics such as promotion and communication, cross-cultural skills and video making. The grand finale of the project will be a preparation of an official video promoting extracurricular activities among the academic community. The workshops will be conducted by experienced trainers and project coordinators. Communication and promotion experts will also join us to share their knowledge and tips with you!

When and where?

We will meet every two weeks on Wednesday afternoon, starting from March up to May. If you qualify for the workshop, we will send you a link to the meeting platform. Please have in mind that project will last 3 months and your attendance at meetings is essential for us (only 1 absence is allowed).

Who can participate?

  • 2nd and 3rd year students of 1st cycle (Bachelor’s degree)
  • 4th and 5th year students of uniform Master studies
  • students of Master’s degree studies (Master’s degree)

How to join the project?

There is a two-step application process:

  • First, fill in registration form:

Deadline: January 31, 2021 11:59pm (23:59, CET)

  • Secondly, we will invite chosen participants for the online interviews in order to get to know each other and present the details of the project.

In case of any questions please contact us via email:

Also if you would like to join but you’re busy on Wednesdays, please contact us and let us know when you are available.

More information:

Best regards,

Welcome Point & Volunteer Centre of the University of Warsaw


Student rights

Dear Students, I have a pleasure to inform you that you can find on our website more information about student rights and rules of equality at the University. The website where you can read the detailed information and download the guidebook is available now here. Agnieszka Tomas

‘Mindfulness in academic and everyday life’ workshops

Dear Students,

Welcome Point would like to invite you to ‘Mindfulness in academic and everyday life’ workshops.
During the event, you will learn what mindfulness is and how to apply this practice in our everyday life. You will find out the benefits of using mindfulness at university and at work. It will also be a great opportunity to spend your free time in a pleasant, supportive atmosphere!

WHEN? 21st-22nd January 2021, 11:00 am. – 2:30 pm.

Please note that attendance during two days of workshops is required.

WHERE? If you qualify for the workshop, we will send you a link to the

Who can participate?

– 2nd and 3rd-year students of the first cycle (Bachelor’s degree)
– 4th and 5th-year students of uniform Master studies
– students of the second cycle (Master’s degree)

To register to the course please fill in the form:

Application deadline: 14th January (Thursday) 2021, 12 pm.

Please also join our FB event:

Kind regards,
Welcome Point UW

Happy Holidays everyone!

The Dean, Prof. Bartosz Kontny, together with all other members of the Faculty of Archaeology, sends you the best wishes of Happy Holidays and the Happy New Year. Let’s hope that the next year will bring more joy and new opportunities to all of you!

Kartka Świąteczna 2020

‘Career planning’ workshops for international students

The University of Warsaw is happy to invite all long-term international students to the next edition of ‘Career Planning’ workshops with a professional trainer Joanna Jasińska, PhD.
During the workshops, you will learn about trends in the Polish labour market, clarify your skills, write a CV and much more!
For more information please visit the website:…/