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University of Silesia in Katowice

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Architectural accessibility: 

Katowice, ul. Szkolna 9


Accessibility of the entrance to the building and control area

The building is old and historic, which results in the existing architectural barriers. There are two entrances leading to the building.

The main entrance to the building is located on the side of ul. Szkolna. There are steep external stairs in front of the door. The entrance door is heavy and historic. It can be constantly open in the summer period.

The alternative entrance to the building is located on the side of the internal car park. It is an entrance with a ramp and a wide emergency door. This entrance provides the possibility to access without barriers only to level 0. The entrance to the level of the main hall requires moving up 10 stairs.

There is a reception desk near the main entrance.

Accessibility of corridors, stairs and lifts

The building has 4 storeys. There is no lift. You can only access each storey through the stairs. Floor stairs: 24 stairs leading to floors, 4 metres wide, with handrails on both sides.

The building has wide and spacious halls (7 m) from which you can access laboratories and classrooms.

Types of adjustments inside the building

Room 22 is a quiet room.

piktogram pokoju wyciszenia/quiet room sign

Parking places designated for persons with disabilities and exploitation thereof

The parking spaces for people with disabilities are located in front of the building on ul. Szkolna.

The blue parking spaces can only be used by the individuals authorised on general terms specified in the provisions concerning the parking card for people with disabilities.

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

Gabriela Błaszczyk tel. 32 359 18 12, e-mail: gabriela.blaszczyk@us.edu.pl.

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