Online teaching

Last update: 11th January 2022
Requirements to access university facilities

You can access University facilities only if you respect all four following rules:

  1. you hold a Green Pass (COVID-19 green certification) to show in case of checks. Exemptions are provided for:

    -whoever has a certified and valid exemption for SARS-COV-2 vaccine, the certification must be sent to [email protected]

    - whoever is waiting for receiving/updating their Green Pass from National platform DGC or holds a different Green Pass certification granted by a non-EU country. In these cases you need to write to [email protected] to verify documents showing the conditions for receiving the Green Pass.

  2. you can declare:
    • for at least two weeks to have been without any respiratory symptoms, or those of loss of smell or taste and/or a body temperature above 37.5°C, and - in suspected or positive cases of SARS-COv2 infection – to have complied with the instructions provided by the Ministry of Health
    • not to be in quarantine or fiduciary isolation
    • if you have been in contact with a COVID-19 infected person, to have respected quarantine instructions provided by the health authorities
    • if returning from abroad, to have followed the Piedmont Region Covid instructions
  3. you wear a surgical mask  or a FFP2 face mask;
  4. you trace your presence in the University:
    • students have to book lessons with “Student Booking” or other booking systems for libraries, study rooms and professor office hours. The Qr Code scanning is not required if there are other tracking methods in place.
    • professors and researchers have to scan the Qr Code posted at each facility
    • administrative staff have to clock in. It is necessary to trace your presence with Qr Code in case of moving to a location other than your own.

Who carries out work and research activities in face-to-face mode has some obligations to fulfil: visit Back to UniTo: access to University venues.


Detailed information about how teaching is held and lessons timetable is available on each degree program website and on each teaching page.


You must follow the instructions on Back to UniTo: access to University venues page to access University venues.

Information for students with disabilities or SLD

Students with disabilities or SLD (Specific Learning Disabilities) and certificate submitted to the 'Students with disabilities/SLD University Desk' can check teaching options on each course page in the different degree programs websites. In case of special needs, students can contact the Students with disabilities/SLD University Desk and the professor to ask for any learning service (i.e. accompanying students to face-to-face lessons, peer-to-peer tutoring in taking notes and/or support in exams preparation, Italian Sign Language interpreting and mediated communication services).

The way each service will be provided can be decided according to each student and professor needs.


This office and the Rector's Delegate for Disability, professor Pavone, are available for students and Professors with specific needs.

To contact Students with disabilities/SLD University Desk services please write to: 

You can call the office from Monday to Friday (opening hours 11 a.m- 1p.m and 2 p.m - 3..30 p.m.) at (+39) 011 6704284.


Instructions for students

All the measures taken by University are available on Measures for UniTo students, Professors and staff page.


Registering to a teaching

Students can find content of interest by their degree program’s website, searching for their teaching (path: degree program’s site / Studiare / Insegnamenti).

Follow the instructions to register to a teaching and to receive any Professor’s communications.

The publication of material prepared for online teaching will be reported by the Professor through a note published on the course page in the different degree programs websites.


Participating in face-to-face teaching activities and exams


Taking an exam

  • Follow the instructions to take an oral exam online
  • Follow the instructions to request the online exam in case of in-person exams


Presenting the final dissertation

  • Follow the instructions to present the final dissertation online.


Copyright on educational material

All materials produced are protected by copyright; they can be used for study and research purposes, and for individual use, but not for commercial purposes or for profit - not even indirect profit. For example, material cannot be shared on paid online platforms or

services provided for profit, or on websites which earn money from advertising revenue. It is also forbidden to share material covered by copyright on any social media, except with the adoption of Creative Commons licences. 


Students are reminded of the importance of a vigilant and correct use of the materials made available by the university community, in compliance with the provisions of the University's code of ethics.

Instructions for Professors

All the measures taken by the University are available on Measures for UniTo students, Professors and staff page. 


Teaching and administering exams in face-to-face mode

  • Follow the instructions to teach and administer exams in face-to-face mode (in Italian)


Administering exams


Chairing defenses of final dissertations

  • Follow the instructions to chair defenses of final dissertations remotely (in Italian).


You can find instructions to create content for online teaching in the UniTO Intranet, where you can ask for support if you need it (access with SCU credentials).