Support and insurance
Financial support for students
Degree-seeking students may apply for different kinds of financial support or scholarships:
Health insurance is mandatory for all students for the entire duration of their stay in Poland.
EU citizens should have health insurance in their home countries. They are eligible for free health service in Poland providing that they present their European Health Insurance Card (EHIC).
Non-EU citizens can sign an insurance agreement with the Polish Health National Fund (NFZ – Narodowy Fundusz Zdrowia) or with one of the private healthcare providers in Poland
Students who have the Card of the Pole (Karta Polaka) or foreigners of Polish descent who have it confirmed by a Consulate are entitled to be insured by the University on the Polish Government cost.
In order to be insured, they have to sign a contract with The National Health Fund and submit a copy of the contract to the Welfare Section of the Office for Student Affairs along with:
Facilities for special needs students
Special needs students are advised to contact Office for Persons with Disabilities to get assistance they need.
Disabled students looking for information or help may also contact:
Academic representative for students and staff related matters:
If you feel you have noticed a problem that affects the academic community or your functioning in it, you should turn to the Ombudsman for assistance. For more information, please consult the Ombudsman’s webpage.