Message from the Rector to the U.Porto students

We copy here the email sent today by the Rector to the studentsof the University of Porto, regarding the evaluation modalities to be implemented in this second semester of the academic year 2019/20. Dear Students, I hope you have had a few days of rest during the Easter holidays and that...

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Emergency Allowance for Students

The University of Porto created a new emergency grant to support students who are suffering from serious economic and social needs caused directly by the COVID-19 Pandemic, namely unemployment, illness or other situations of social fragility. The U.Porto’s COVID-19 Emergency Allowance consists of a single instalment of 350 euros to...

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Psychological Support Line for the University of Porto

At a time when a large part of the population is in social isolation, the University of Porto launches a telephone line for psychological support, available to all members of the academic community. Provided by a team of professional psychologists, this service is free (only the cost of the call...

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Recommendations to International Students

International students who are considering a possible return to their home country during the period in wich the University of Porto has suspended indefinitely all face-to-face teaching activities, should make his or her decision individually, in a thoughtful way, consulting their respective families. Nonetheless, when deciding, we ask that you...

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International students on mobility at U.Porto

The University of Porto has suspended all face-to-face academic activities, starting from 12th March 2020 until further notice. This suspension of activities also applies to all international students, including those including those under mobility programs. To overcome this period, the faculties of U.Porto are implementing distance learning solutions that involve...

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Residents in Felgueiras and Lousada should not attend U.Porto

Classes on campus have been suspended. More information available on the news release on March, 11 2020. Following the latest recommendations issued by the Directorate-General for Health no. C160_79_v1 of 03/08/2020, it is recommended to all students, teachers, researchers, technicians and other employees of the University of Porto who are living in...

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FMUP: classes of Medicine suspended

Taking into account today's ruling of the Hospital São João Board of Directors that imposes the suspension of training activities with patients or professionals of that hospital, the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto (FMUP) decided to: 1) immediately suspend all teaching activities of the Integrated Master in...

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Travel advice to the U.Porto community

According to the evolution of the global COVID-19 epidemic and the level of risk in different countries, the decision to travel should take into account the following: Destination: to date, the affected areas, that is, those with active community transmission, are:  44 regions of Italy (Emilia-Romagna, Lombardia, Pietmonte, Veneto); ...

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Events: advice to the U.Porto community

Due to the need to preserve the core activities of the University of Porto, and taking into account the degree of uncertainty regarding the evolution of the COVID-19 outbreak, it is discouraged the holding of public or mass gatherings events by the U.Porto or in its facilities. Small-scale events that...

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