Measures for UniTO students, Professors and staff
Information on the measures provided by the University of Turin - based on national and regional instructions to manage the pandemic situation - is available below. This information is therefore in progressive updating.
Visit the webpage Back to UniTO: access to University venues for all information on how and when access to University venues is possible.
Face-to-face activities have to comply with the Protocollo di regolamentazione delle misure per il contrasto e il contenimento della diffusione del virus Covid-19 in Ateneo (access with SCU credentials).
This extraordinary situation requires a strong sense of individual responsibility. Punctual and scrupulous compliance with the health and hygiene measures set by the authorities is recommended.
Lessons can be held in a mixed mode (face-to-face and remotely) for students of all degree levels and year of study, based on the decision of each degree program and of the professor, following the indications about the maximum capacity of each room.
However, all lessons are ensured in remote mode, synchronic mode (live video on Webex app) or asynchronous mode (recorded videos uploaded on Moodle sites).
More detailed information is available on the degree program web page (on the Department website) and on each course web page.
Exams can be held in face-to-face mode, based on the decision of each professor. However, the students can ask to do the exam in remote mode, in case of vulnerability or proven impossibility to do the exam in presence.
Final dissertations can restart in face-to-face mode, complying with the indications provided by the Protocollo di regolamentazione delle misure per il contrasto e il contenimento della diffusione del virus Covid-19 in Ateneo (access with SCU credentials) and its integration. It’s mandatory to follow the indications about the maximum occupancy of each room and to sit only in allowed positions.
The public can’t participate. Graduation ceremonies can be held after final dissertations without the public.
Final dissertations can be held in remote mode when grad students and supervisors can’t be present.
Professor Office Hours
Students and professors can meet in face-to-face mode, based on each professor's decision.
Curricular traineeships - activated by University of Turin and held in Italy or abroad - can start and/or continue in face-to-face mode if authorized by the Department Director and if they can’t be done remotely.
Curricular traineeships hosted in medical facilities (Aziende Sanitarie Regionali) can start and/or continue in face-to-face mode for degree programs of the School of Medicine if the Strategic Divisions of hosting ASRs agree. Alternative traineeships modes can be found in collaboration with the ASRs.
Traineeships hosted in UniTO and activated by other organizations (curricular or Percorsi per le competenze trasversali PCTO) can restart in face-to-face mode if they can’t be held remotely and only after the authorization of the hosting Department Director.
Extracurricular traineeships follow regional rules. Visit Regione Piemonte website for traineeships hosted in Piemonte area.
Extracurricular traineeships abroad can start or continue even in face-to-face mode if they can't be held remotely.
"In company final dissertation" activities
"In company final dissertation" activities are allowed in face-to-face mode only for practical activities that cannot be done remotely. They must be authorized by the Department Director and by the final dissertation supervisor in agreement with the hosting company.
In laboratory final dissertation and lab activities
Students - who need to do final dissertation or teaching practical activities that can’t be done remotely - can restart activities in face-to-face mode. They must be authorized in advance by the Department Director and by the final dissertation supervisor complying with the measures to contain the spread-out of COVID-19 contagion by UniTO.
The activities in laboratories can be held in presence, after they receive authorization from the Department Director. The activities in presence require compliance with all organisational measures to contain the spread-out of COVID-19 contagion by following national and regional rules.
First and second level Specializing masters, Specialization courses
Activities can be held in face-to-face mode or remotely, based on each master decision. All lessons are granted remotely.
Activities can be held in face-to-face mode, based on each school decision.
Phd students, grant holders, research fellows and similar figures
Only activities that can’t be done remotely or compulsory can be done in presence and only after approval from the Department Director.
Read indications on page Back to UniTO: access to University venues to access University venues.
Activities can be held in face-to-face mode.
Students Registry Offices provide the service at a distance (help-desk, email).
All Students Registry Offices are open to the audience two days per week (except for Health Professions, which for organizational reasons provides the service only at a distance):
- Tuesday Morning 10 a.m. -12 p.m.
- Thursday Afternoon 1.30 p.m. – 3.30 p.m.
You can access the service only by appointment for the following activities:
- collecting certificates for abroad
- collecting certificates for private use, not informatized records
- collecting parchment
- collecting smart card
- collecting other documentation (i.e. original upper secondary school leaving certificate)
- documentation delivery (i.e. training documents, thesis)
- administrative consulting - career
You can book the appointment on Agenda of CampusNet for your study course following the instructions, as reported in the document Prenotazione appuntamento segreteria studenti.
Check out the Students registry offices page for more information.
Infopoint in Via Po 29 is open on Monday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and on Wednesday from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. You can access the service only by booking, writing to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Check out the Infopoint page for more information.
Offices in Vicolo Benevello 3/a reopen only by appointment:
- State exams section (Sezione Esami di Stato), to get certificates and degree certificate
- Continuing education programs and Training of Secondary School Teachers (Sezione Post Laurea e Formazione Insegnanti Scuola Secondaria), to get certificates to be used abroad and degree certificate.
You can access the services only by booking. You have to:
- send a request by e-mail to the office (e-mail addresses are available at the page Sportelli per gli studenti - in Italian language)
- only after receiving the authorization, book an appointment on "CampusNet Agenda" following the instructions sent by Students registry offices staff.
Services are supplied by e-mail for all other activities.
The Specialization Schools Centre (Sezione Scuole di Specializzazione) is open only by appointment. You have to send a request by help-desk or e-mail to email@example.com.
Check out the Scuole di Specializzazione page (in italian language) for more information.
All University libraries offer:
- loan service with access by booking
- consultation service with access by booking
Information and bibliographic consultation services are still supplied remotely by mail and chat. All the details are available on libraries websites.
The Historical Archive is open to the public with access by booking. Follow the instructions published on the Historical Archive website.
Access to Palazzo degli Istituti anatomici museums (Anatomy Museum, Lombroso Museum, Fruit Museum) follows national rules:
- if Piedmont is in “zona gialla”, they are opened
- if Piedmont is in “zona arancione o rossa”, they are closed
Missions must be limited only to those deemed necessary only, verifying from time to time the rules on movements according to the Country.
Follow the indications for travel abroad from Farnesina for abroad missions.
Follow strictly the operational instructions given by Regione Piemonte when re-entering, the instructions are on Coronavirus - Rientro in Italia dall'estero: istruzioni operative page.
All in presence activities are suspended. It’s recommended that all other meetings are held remotely too.
All face-to-face cultural, scientific and education events (conferences, seminars, workshops, etc.) are suspended.
Shortlisting and written tests are suspended for public selection procedures. Procedures based on CV and remote public selection are still allowed.
The presence of technical and administrative staff in the structures is limited to insuring only those activities considered essential and that can’t be done remotely and only after authorization from their Director.
Face to face training activities are suspended.