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Vercelli

The headquarters of the Department of Humanities is in Vercelli, specifically in the area between G. Ferraris street, viale Garibaldi, and piazza S. Eusebio.

Lessons and didactic, research, administrative and technical activities take place in classrooms, study rooms, laboratories, offices and libraries which are all close to each other and near the train and bus stations.

Vercelli is located on the Turin-Milan road and railway line. It can be reached via the A4 motorway (Turin-Milan), taking the A26 in the direction of Vercelli. There are rail and road connections with Novara - Milan - Venice, Turin, Casale - Alessandria, Asti, Mortara - Pavia, Santhià - Biella, Valsesia.

Alessandria

In Alessandria, as of 2015-16, the Bachelor’s degree in Literature is active in:

  • Palazzo Borsalino, via Cavour 84.

Alessandria is located on the Turin-Genoa / Turin-Piacenza road and railway line. It can be reached via the A21 and A26 motorways. There are rail and road connections with Turin, Milan, Vercelli, Casale, Asti, and Mortara.

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Classrooms, study rooms and offices are all close to each other and near the train and bus stations.

 

Convent wing of Sant'Andrea, Offices of the Vercelli Campus Services Centre, classrooms, Auditorium (Crypt of Sant'Andrea)

via Galileo Ferraris 116
tel. 0161228217/231- fax 0161228229
opening hours: from Monday to Friday 8.30am – 6pm; 
Reception desk: tel. 0161228211 fax 0161228229, opening hours: Monday - Friday 8am – 6pm

Palazzo Tartara, Student Administration Office

via Galileo Ferraris 107 
tel. 0161228236/238/246 fax 0161228237, UPORisponde.
opening hours: Mondays and Fridays: 9-12; Wednesdays: closed; Tuesdays and Thursdays:  pm - 3.30pm

Disum teachers’ offices; classrooms; IT, language and research labs; IT Systems Office

via Galileo Ferraris 109 (entrance also from piazza Roma 16)

Reception: tel. 0161228210, opening hours: Mondays to Fridays 8am – 6pm

Ex-Ospedaletto

viale G. Garibaldi 98 (entrance also from via Galileo Ferraris 109 and piazza Roma 16)

Classrooms, study rooms

Reception. tel. 0161228203 fax 0161228240, opening hours: Mondays to Fridays: 8.30am – 6pm

San Giuseppe teaching hub

piazza S. Eusebio 5

Disste Management

direttore.disste@uniupo.it

Manager of Disste: Prof.ssa Roberta Lombardi

Disste teachers’ offices, classrooms, IT and research labs

Reception: tel. 0161228300 fax 0161228240, opening hours: Mondays to Fridays: 8.30am - 6pm

CFP “Istituto Sacro Cuore”

corso Italia, 106
This educational centre offers a classroom for UPO courses
Contact details: 0161213317- 0161258817, iciofs@ciofs.net 
Office hours: Mondays to Fridays: 8am – 5pm

Library of Vercelli Campus

via Galileo Ferraris 54
tel. 0161228212 fax 0161228226, opening hours: Mondays to Fridays: 9am -5pm, Fridays: 9am - 2pm

Rector’s Offices

via Duomo 6
University Administration headquarters, student residential halls
URP 0161261579 - urp@uniupo.it 

Teaching and Research Labs

  • Laboratory of Multimedia Anthropology (Palazzo Tartara)
  • Laboratory of Digital processing and reproduction of texts (Palazzo Tartara)
  • Laboratory of Geography and maps
  • LASA – Laboratory of Archaeology and History of Art 
  • LICOTT – Laboratory of Computational Linguistics and Text Technology

More information on our laboratories

Classrooms and study rooms

As of 4 October the new online service for Booking Study Rooms is active,  allowing you to book your seat in a study room quickly and easily.
The booking system takes into account available seats with appropriate health and safety spacing in each classroom, and provides a QR code to be shown at the entrance to the facility where the classroom is located; if you are already inside the facility to attend classes, you must still make a reservation and go to the reception desk to scan the code before going to the study room.

Convent wing of S. Andrea

Sant'Andrea, via Galileo Ferraris 116
Teaching and Student Services Office of the Services Centre for Vercelli Campus, classrooms, Auditorium or Crypt of Sant'Andrea.
Reception desk: tel. 0161228211 fax 0161228229, opening hours: Mondays to Fridays 8am – 6pm

Classrooms

  • classroom Berretta 1 (20 seats)
  • classroom Berretta 2 (20 seats)
  • classroom 1 (25 seats)

Auditorium

  • Crypt Room "Aula Magna" (140 seats – classroom with multimedia equipment).

Palazzo Tartara

Palazzo Tartara, via Galileo Ferraris 107 and 109 (entrance also from piazza Roma 16)
Student Administration Office, via Galileo Ferraris 107
tel. 0161228236/238/246 fax 0161228237
opening hours: Mondays, Fridays: 9-12; Wednesdays: closed; Tuesdays and Thursdays: 1pm - 3.30pm
IT Systems Office; classrooms; IT, language and research labs accessible subject to booking, via Galileo Ferraris 109
tel. 0161228210, opening hours: from Monday to Friday: 8.30am - 6pm

Classrooms

  • IT Room A (25 PC work stations, multimedia classroom) – authorised EDCL Test Centre (ACPN0003)
  • ​Classroom ‘Aula dei Capitelli’ (70 seats, multimedia)
  • L1 Lab (9 PC workstations) - authorised EDCL Test Centre (ACPN0003) 
  • Conference room 2 – first floor (40 seats)

IT – Language Labs

  • L2 Lab - CLUPO – University Languages Centre
    This laboratory has a workstation for visually-impaired students, donated to UPO by the Leo Club Distretto 108Ia1, as part of the Italian project Uni Leo 4 Light.
  • L3 Lab (5 PC workstations) – Book admission
  • L4 Lab (5 PC workstations) - Book admission

Teaching and Research Labs

  • Laboratory of Computational Linguistics and Text Technology - LICOTT
  • Laboratory of Multimedia and Visual Anthropology
  • Laboratory of Digital Processing and Reproduction of texts - DIGILIBlt

Teachers’ Offices

Teachers’ offices of the Department of Humanities are located on the first and second floors.

Designated station

  • University Web Radio 6023.it

Ex-Ospedaletto

Ex-Ospedaletto, viale G. Garibaldi 98 (entrance also from via Galileo Ferraris 109 e piazza Roma 16) 
classrooms, study rooms
Reception. tel. 0161228203 fax 0161228240, opening hours: Mondays to Fridays: 8.30am - 6pm

Classrooms (ground floor)

  • A1 Classroom "Sala delle Colonne" (102 seats)
  • A2 Classroom (66 seats)
  • Cafeteria area and Study Room for students

Classrooms (first floor)

  • B1 Classroom (87 seats)
  • B2 Classroom (41 seats)
  • B4 Classroom (36 seats)
  • B6 Classroom (43 seats)

Classrooms (second floor)

  • C1 Classroom (30 seats)

Study Rooms

The Study Rooms are in the basement and on the first floor. Book a seat in a study room .

San Giuseppe teaching hub

San Giuseppe teaching hub, piazza S. Eusebio 5 
classrooms and teachers’ offices
Reception: tel. 0161228300 fax 0161228240, opening hours: Mondays to Fridays: 8.30am – 6pm

Classrooms and study rooms

  • Ground floor:
    • IT Lab​ - Classroom 1 (57) 
    • IT Lab - Classroom 3 (36)
    • Classroom 1A (68) – Nursing Room
    • Study room (maximum 90 seats)
  • First floor:
    • Auditorium - Classroom 2 (225 seats)
    • Classroom 1B (86) – set up for online teaching
    • Classroom 2B (43) 
    • Classroom 3B (45)
    • Classroom 4B (43)
    • Classroom 5B (39)
    • Classroom 6B (40) - set up for online teaching
    • Classroom 7B (38)
    • Classroom 8B (45)
    • Classroom 9B (45)
    • Classroom C12 (36)
    • Classroom D11 (75) 
    • Room B11 (cafe/students’ social room) (maximum 45 seats) 
    • Room A11 (cafe/students’ social room) (maximum 45 seats) 
  • Second floor (Palazzina G):
    • Classroom 4 (99)
    • Classroom 5 (130) 

Research and Teaching Laboratories

  • Ground floor:
    • Laboratory of theatre in Language TILLIT 
  • Third floor: Disste teachers’ offices

Sacro Cuore

Corso Italia, 106
This educational institute offers a classroom for UPO courses.
Contact details: 0161213317- 0161258817, iciofs@ciofs.net 
Office timetable: Mondays to Fridays: 8am – 5pm

Classrooms

  • First floor
    • Auditorium Sacro Cuore (220 seats)