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University of Silesia in Katowice

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Architectural accessibility

Cieszyn, ul. Paderewskiego 13

Building F

Accessibility of the entrance to the building and control area

The building is labelled with an information board.

The main entrance on the side of the car park at ul. Paderewskiego does not require getting through different levels. The door is glazed, with a white contrasting door frame and labelling at the eye level. The door opens to the outside.

The side entrance to the building is located on the side of the academic campus. It requires going through the external stairs leading through steep hills of the campus. The stairs are equipped with multi-level handrails installed on both sides, which were extended outside the stairway.

The side entrance leads to the 1st floor of the building.

Accessibility of corridors, stairs and elevators

The building is two-storey, without a lift.

The central staircase at the first section has twisting stairs, but the external handrail is two-level and extended outside the stairway. The corridors are broad and spacious. 

Types of adjustments inside the building

The building is monitored, and the security employees are willing to provide help.

There are toilets: male, female and for the disabled at all levels of the building.

The toilet with facilities for individuals with disabilities has the door with a width of 90 cm; maneuvering space with a radius of 1.5 m; the holders are located on both sides of the toilet bowl and the washbasin. 

Parking spaces designated for persons with disabilities and the way to use them

The parking spaces designated for persons with disabilities are located near the entrance to the building.

Parking there is free of charge and allowed only for the authorised individuals with parking cards for the disabled. The parking card should be placed behind the windscreen of your vehicle.

Contact data of the person who can provide more information about the building accessibility:

Jacek Świerczek jacek.swierczek@us.edu.pl tel. 33 8546451

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