Facilities

Updated 26 June

Starting on 29 June, the University of Geneva reopens its doors to the entire University community and to the public.

Updated  26 June

From 8 June, University buildings is once again accessible to all members of the academic community, students and staff. This opening is extended to the external public as of June 29th.

Workspaces in the common areas of University buildings are  accessible again. They are reorganized to respect social distancing rule.

Some services may still have limited access and hours due to health-related restrictions.

Updated 8 June

Students may enter the university buildings and have free access to their lockers.

Updated 26 June

Starting on 8 June, libraries has reopened progressively for students and UNIGE/HUG staff members. Libraries opens to the general public as of 29 June. The Library's maximum capacity has been significantly reduced as a result of the 1.5-meter rule. As the Library is likey to get busy during the exam periods, which start on 27 July, priority will be given to the UNIGE/HUG community; UNIGE students and staff members will be required to show their multiservices card.

The library loan service reverts to the standard procedures. The "digitization on demand" service for book chapters and articles remains available throughout the summer. Users can also scan the desired documents on the site.

Opening hours for each library can be found on the Library website.

The number of users in library reading rooms can be consulted in real time via the UNIGE mobile app.

> Opening hours and receptions conditions

The Library is strengthening its services adapted to working from home. > More information in the "Library and scientific information" section on the Students page and on the Research page.

Updated 8 June

Access to the Print Center is possible again and it will resume its usual service, including order retrieval at Uni Mail.

You still have the possibility to order your printed matter, copies and handouts at https://polycopie.unige.ch/en/
Until the end of June and on request only, the Postal Service is maintained and offered.

 

Porters’ lodges

Opening hours : 7.30 am-12 pm et 1.30 pm-5 pm

  • Porters’ lodges Uni Bastions
  • Porters’ lodges Uni Dufour
  • Porters’ lodges Uni Mail
  • Porters’ lodges Uni Sciences

Opening hours : 8 am-12 pm

  • Porters’ lodges Uni Battelle
  • Porters’ lodges Uni Carl-Vogt

Intern post

Distribution of mail on all the Institution's sites: only in the morning.

> see timetables for the loop of intern post

The delivery of parcels from freight forwarders and the post office will also resume their normal activities (without deviation) from this Monday 8 June.

Updated 3 June

The UNIGE shop in the Uni Dufour building is closed until further notice.

Staff members, students and the general public can place online orders.

Updated 1 July

The following cafeterias offer a partially reduced service to UNIGE employees and students. From 29 June they are also open to the external public. Their space are for the only use of the catering staff. Cafeterias cannot under any circunstances be used as workspaces. 

Science and CMU Cafeterias

  • Reduced hours: 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
  • Reduced offer cold and hot (vegetarian dish included)
  • Coffee offered with an expense of 15chf/day
  • Take-away offer or possibility to eat on the spot (respecting all the rules in force)
  • Payment by credit card only, contactless if possible

Bastions Cafeteria

  • Open only during summer courses at the following times: 8 am to 1.30pm
  • Reduced offer

Uni Mail Cafeteria

  • Reduced hours : 10 am to 2pm
  • Reduced offer cold and hot (vegetarian dish included)
  • Possibility to pre-order the meal the day before on the application My Novae.
    >Order your meal at Uni Mail Cafeteria
  • Take-away offer or possibility to eat on the spot (respecting all the rules in force)

Dufour Cafeteria

  • Reduced hours: 10.30 am to 2 pm, closed on friday
  • Closed from 16 July to 09 August - during the closure, NOVAE will make sandwiches available in the vending machine
  • Reduced offer cold and hot (vegetarian dish included)
  • Possibility to pre-order the meal the day before on the application My Novae. >Order your meal at Uni Dufour Cafeteria
  • Take-away offer or possibility to eat on the spot (respecting all the rules in force).
March 12, 2020
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