MEASURES - adjustments to the implementation of the teaching process 2021/22print
We kindy ask students to adhere strictly to the guidelines of the university, faculty and general guidelines and recommendations regarding the prevention of the spread of SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19), published on the National Institute of Public Health website (https://www.nijz.si/en).
NOTICES for this academic year 2021/22
NOTICE (7.3.2022): Hygienic measures and use of masks
We inform the students from 7 March 2022 general hygienic measures to prevent the spread of diseases are in place. This include regular ventilation and surface disinfection. Individuals take care of hand and cough hygiene and enter the university premises only if you are healthy.
In specific cases, individuals wear a mask. More specific guidelines on wearing masks you can find here: https://www.upr.si/en/university/covid-19--up/trenutni-veljavni-ukrepi
NOTICE (21.2.2022): Repealing of existing measures and introduction of hygienic measures
We inform the students that on 19 February all measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 are repealed.
From 21 February 2022 general hygienic measures to prevent the spread of diseases are in place. This include regular ventilation and surface disinfection. Individuals take care of hand and cough hygiene and enter the university premises only if you are healthy.
Inside the university premises, everybody wears a mask. More specific guidelines on wearing masks you can find here: https://www.upr.si/en/university/covid-19--up/trenutni-veljavni-ukrepi
NOTICE (18.1.2022): Actions after exposure and introduction of screening
Considering the spread of the COVID-19 and changes in governmental decision, UP is also adapting its work.
INTRODUCTION OF DAILY TESTING
During the exam period (24 January 2022 – 18 February 2022) we will implement a special regime. All students, staff and visitors will undergo daily testing. We ask you for your patience, as test deliveries will be successive.
ACTIONS AFTER HIGH-RISK CONTACT – UNTIL WEDNESDAY, 19 JANUARY 2022
People who were in high-risk contact with an infected individual (without masks for more than 15 minutes closer than 2 metres), will be quarantined, unless if they have received a booster vaccine, have recovered from COVID-19 less than 45 days ago or have recovered from COVID-19 and were fully vaccinated.
Excpetions from quarantine may attend activities at the university premises, however, a daily screening rapid antigen test is performed. Such regime is in place for 7 days from the last high-risk contact.
ACTIONS AFTER HIGH-RISK CONTACT – AFTER WEDNESDAY, 19 JANUARY 2022
UP students are an exception to quarantine in line with the Governmental decision. If you were exposed to a high-risk contact, you need to do a daily screening RAT test for 7 days and wear a FFP2 or higher protection facial mask.
More information is available on the UP website: https://www.upr.si/en/university/covid-19--up/izvedba-zimskega-izpitnega-obdobja-2022
NOTICE (14.1.2022): Lectures and tutorials during the week of 17 January - 21 January 2022
We would like to inform all students that lectures and tutorials for the study programmes of UP FAMNIT will be held remotely in the coming week. Exceptions are tutorials, which have to be held in the classroom FAMNIT-Muzejski2 (Vajalnica) and midterm exams.
This decision was taken due to the current spread of the coronavirus and the resulting isolations and quarantines, which may have a significant impact on the upcoming examination period (24 January - 18 February, 2022). The examination period will be held on the premises of the Faculty.
You will receive more information about any additional conditions for the examination period next week.
NOTICE (10.1.2022): Information about the quarantine and high risk close contact – SARS-CoV-2
Due to frequent changes in quarantine ordinances and high-risk contacts, students are asked to regularly follow the information on the website of the Office of the Government of the Republic of Slovenia about the exception to quarantine and high risk close contact: https://www.gov.si/en/topics/coronavirus-disease-covid-19/,
For more detailed explanations, plase contact the competent institution of the NIJZ.
NOTICE (4.1.2022): Self-testing between January 3rd and January 7th in the Confucius' classroom
We are informing all students about the changed schedule for the self-testing in the Confucius Classroom.
The self-testing will take place only from 7:00 to 13:00 between January 3rd and January 7th.
NOTICE (9.12.2021): Self-testing between December 27th and December 31st in the Confucius' classroom
We are informing all students about the changed schedule for the self-testing in the Confucius Classroom.
The self-testing will take place only from 7:00 to 9:00 between December 27th and December 31st.
NOTICE (25.11.2021): Notice of issue of HAG tests for self-testing after 17 November 2021We would like to inform you that students can obtain HAG tests for self-testing from 17 November 2021 onwards in pharmacies, and that date separates the right to obtain 10 HAG tests for self - testing per month and the right to obtain 15 HAG tests for self - testing per month. Self-testing is performed three times a week.
You can read more information in the notice given to the public by the Ministry of Health (only in Slovene).
NOTICE (16.11.2021): Checking compliance with the vaccine/test/recovery requirement at UP FAMNITwe are informing all students that the compliance with the vaccine/test/recovery system will be checked at the entrances to the faculties, in accordance with the adopted decree on temporary measures for the prevention and control of infections with the infectious disease COVID-19.Review of eligibility will be carried out:- at the main entrances on Glagoljaška 8 and Muzejski trg 7 (control is expected to be established on Muzejski trg from tomorrow, 16 November 2021),- for students who have lectures at Famnit-RLab5 in Galeb (Kettejeva 1) will be sent to check the fulfillment of conditions at one of the locations (Glagoljaška 8 or Muzejski trg 7) by the lecturers,- for students who have lectures on trg Brolo will have their vaccine/test/recovery system conditions checked by the UP Rector's Office, and the Tramontana Lecture Room by UP FHŠ.Students are also to be informed that the study room on the ground floor of Galeb is not available until further notice.
NOTICE (9.11.2021): Cancellation of the vaccination stand against Covid-19 and influenza We would like to inform all students that on Friday, 12 November 2021, the vaccination stand against Covid-19 and the flu, which should have been in the parking lot in the premises of the former Emonec pub in Šalara (Vanganelska cesta 20, Koper), will be canceled.
NOTICE (2.11.2021): Reminder about the fulfillment of the vaccine/test/recovery system
We are reminding all students, that there will be regular random checks of fulfillment of the vaccine/test/recovery system at the University premises. All students should always have the university student ID card and the cerfiticate of fulfillment of the vaccine/test/recovery system with them at all times.
Students who meet the T condition or self-testing receive a certified certificate, which they must keep with them. With this certificate they demonstrate the fulfillment of the conditions vaccine/test/recovery system.
We ask all students to strictly follow the guidelines of the universitys and facultys general guidelines and recommendations regarding the prevention of the spread of COVID-19.
NOTICE (28.10.2021) COVID19: CHANGES IN FREQUENCY OF SELF-TESTING we are informing all student that in line with the intense epidemiological situation in Slovenia, the frequency of testing is changing.
From next week onwards, students will perform self-testing twice a week (generally on Mondays and Wednesdays before first faculty obligations, or on the days of visiting to the faculty).
Self-testing in Koper will still be implemented at the Confucious classroom.
The schedule of the self-testing point in Koper is also changing. From 2 November onwards, it will be open every weekday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
We would like to sincerely thank everyone for their understanding and cooperation so far! First data show that the share of vaccinated students and professors is high and we can be a role model for the whole society. This is a strong argument we have, when we are discussing further measures with authorities.
We ask you to continue following hygienic and protective measures at the faculty and outside the university and we wish you all the best!
NOTICE (18.10.2021) QR CODE TO MONITOR PRESENCE AT UP FAMNIT PREMISES AND COMPLIANCE WITH THE PCT We are informing all students that form today on, 18 October 2021, we will be recording attendance in UP FAMNIT premises using a QR code which will replace the current (COVID-19) attendance lists.
The QR code will be displayed at all building entrances and lecture hall doors. By registering their attendance in a building or lecture hall, the student/employee is also confirming compliance with the PCT requirement.
Since scanning the QR code requires a smartphone, printed forms for attendance registration will still be available in lecture halls in case those present in the lecture hall are not able to scan the QR code.
NOTICE (7. 10. 2021) HIGH-RISK CONTACS - INFORMATION
We would like to notify all students that it is one of the University’s responsibilities to inform its students and staff about high-risk contacts taking place on the premises of the University of Primorska.
The form "Defining High-Risk Contacts (HRC) - Explanations" is available HERE. This form provides information on HRC. On the second page of the form, you will find a table to be completed by students and sent to Student Services UP FAMNIT (email@example.com).
Based on the data submitted, the Faculty and the University will inform its students and staff accordingly, taking due account of the legislation on the protection of personal data. As a rule, staff and students who have not been vaccinated or have not yet recovered from the disease (the validity period is 10-180 days after a positive PCT test) should remain in quarantine for 10 days after the HRC.
If new circumstances require adjustments in the delivery of the course, the students will be informed.
- NOTICE (6. 10. 2021) VACCINE/TEST/RECOVERY SYSTEM CONDITIONS AT UP At the beginning of the academic year, we would like to inform the students again that wearing masks is mandatory in the UP premises in addition to meeting the vaccine/test/recovery system condition. Exceptions to wearing masks are possible only on the basis of an appropriate medical certificate.As we have received some warnings from students and staff this week, about some students refusing to wear masks. We would like to inform you that in cases where a student does not follow the UP Instructions even after a warning, we will have to act on UP Student Disciplinary Rules. In these cases, the disciplinary commission of the faculty may, after the completion of the disciplinary procedure, impose a reprimand, temporary or final expulsion from the university. At the faculty, we would like that the implementation of procedures will not be necessary and that together we will successfully start and end the academic year.
Decision of the UP Rector and Guidelines top
Universty of Primorska Guidelines for working at the premises of the University in times of active measures against the spread of the Covid-19 disease (currently valid: / ; former guidelines: 19.11.2021, 25.9.2021)