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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Special measures for staff of the University of Porto

Following the latest decisions by the Council of Ministers (on March, 12) and Minister for Modernization of the State and Public Administration, the Minister for Labor, Solidarity and Social Security and the Minister for Health (Order No. 2836- A / 2020 of March 2), the University of Porto, under...

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Classes suspended at the University of Porto

The University of Porto has always guided its procedures regarding the COVID-19 epidemic by the recommendations and determinations of local and national health authorities. However, in view of the rapid escalation of the situation and given the growing doubt and social alarm that prevents the normal continuation of school activities,...

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Statement from the Council of Rectors of Portuguese Universities

The Council of Rectors of Portuguese Universities (CRUP), meeting in plenary session on March 10, 2020, at the University of Beira Interior (UBI), issued a statement analyzing the evolution of the situation regarding COVID-19, as well as the indications expressed by the national health authority. The aforementioned statement says that...

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University of Porto maintains regular activities

Classes on campus have been suspended. More information available on the news release on March, 11 2020. Following the instructions of the local and national health authorities, at this time, the University of Porto maintains its regular activities. The exceptions are the known cases of the closure of the ICBAS / FFUP...

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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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ICBAS/FFUP closed: guidelines for students and staff

Following the closure of the FFUP/ICBAS complex, determined by the National Health Authority, the University of Porto, in coordination with health authorities established today, March 8, 2020, the following procedures: 1 - The facilities shared by the Faculty of Pharmacy (FFUP) and the Abel Salazar Institute of Biomedical Sciences (ICBAS)...

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