The Envelopa Campus
This campus consists of five dormitories (three of them are barrier-free) and two university canteens; 17. listopadu and Šmeralova. The UP Faculty of Science and the Faculty of Law are part of the campus as well. The UP Faculty of Education, the Faculty of Arts and the Sts Cyril and Methodius Faculty of Theology are located in the neighbourhood. The city centre is about 5 minutes away by tram or on foot from the campus. The train station is about 10 minutes on foot or 5 minutes by tram. The campus also offers three sports courts (paved with clay, asphalt), outdoor chess, pétangue, a music club, a pub, a physician’s office, a hair-dresser’s, a nail studio and other services. Two tram stops and two bus stops are located in the immediate vicinity.
Accommodation is provided in the form of adjoining triple rooms with shared bathroom facilities among the six residents. The entire dormitory is covered by Wi-Fi. An accommodation office and the directorate of the Palacký University Accommodation and Dining Facilities are on location. The dormitory also provides the option of hotel rooms.
Accommodation is provided in the form of adjoining triple rooms with shared bathroom facilities among the six residents. The building provides barrier-free access in 8 rooms and a kitchen for the physically handicapped. The entire dormitory is covered by Wi-Fi. Linen storage is on location.
Accommodation is provided in the form of double or quadruple rooms with communal kitchens and bathroom facilities on every floor. The entire dormitory is covered by Wi-Fi. The building is connected to the university canteen. An accommodation office is on location.
The Neředín Campus
This campus consists of four dormitory (one of them is barrier-free) and the Neředín university canteen. The UP Faculty of Physical Culture and the BALUO Application Centre are located there. The Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry and the Faculty of Health Sciences are located near the campus. These can be reached within 10–15 minutes by tram or by bus; the same as the city centre. The railway station is 15 minutes by tram or by bus from the campus. The campus includes sports grounds, outdoor chess and other services. It is a popular location for foreign students, as well as for students of the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry and the Faculty of Health Sciences.
This four-storey building without a lift, covered by Wi-Fi, provides accommodation in the form of triple rooms with shared bathroom facilities among two rooms. The dormitory is located in an attractive part of the Neředín campus near the Neředín university canteen and the UP Faculty of Physical Culture.
This six-storey building consists of five sections with separate entrances (A, B, C, D, and E); sections A and E are equipped with a lift. The dormitory provides accommodation in the form of single or double rooms with shared bathroom facilities and with above-standard furnishings. The entire dormitory is covered by Wi-Fi. A reception desk and an accommodation office are located in the building.
This six-storey building consists of five sections with separate entrances (A, B, C, D, and E); sections A and E are equipped with a lift. The dormitory provides accommodation in the form of single or double rooms with shared bathroom facilities and with above-standard furnishings. The entire dormitory is covered by Wi-Fi. Linen storage is located in the building.
This six-storey building consists of two sections with separate entrances (A, B); section A is equipped with a lift. The dormitory provides accommodation in the form of single or double rooms with shared bathroom facilities and with above-standard furnishings. The building is covered by Wi-Fi.
This separate dormitory provides accommodation in the form of double or triple rooms with shared bathroom facilities for two rooms. The building is equipped with two lifts and covered by Wi-Fi. The building is located near a bicycle path, also suitable for in-line skating, and a beach volleyball pitch. The UP Academic Sport Centre, situated near the dormitory, features an archery range and a sports hall with a university dockyard. A gym and a sauna are available. The city centre is 10 minutes on foot from the dormitory.
This separate dormitory in Chválkovice, also called “a little oasis of peace” is located at the city outskirts. It provides single and double rooms with shared bathroom facilities. The complex includes a pétangue court, a sports ground and outdoor seating with a grill. The building is equipped with a lift, bicycle storage, a gym and a table-tennis room. A shared laundry room is available. The city centre is 10 minutes by bus from the dormitory. It is also possible to reach the centre by bike along the bicycle path.
This is an accommodation facility in the city centre near a park. The building is intended for the accommodation of employees and university guests only. Loft accommodation on the fourth floor is accessible with a lift. The bedsits and flats have above-standard furnishings; TV a WiFi are provided.
Comparison of Services and Equipment in the Dormitories
|Furnishing and services provided||GS||JLF||BVC||Šm||17.l||NI||NII||NIII||NIV||ER||Chv||Van|
|Wi-Fi internet connection||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔*||✔|
|Wired internet connection||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔|
|Reception desk with register||✔||✔||✔||✔||⨯||⨯||✔||⨯||⨯||⨯||⨯||⨯|
|Payment in cash||✔||✔||✔||✔||⨯||⨯||✔||⨯||⨯||✔||⨯||✔|
|Payment by card||✔||⨯||✔||⨯||⨯||⨯||✔||⨯||⨯||⨯||⨯||⨯|
|Shared bathroom facilities||✔||✔||✔||⨯||⨯||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||⨯|
|Communal bathroom facilities||⨯||⨯||⨯||✔||✔||⨯||⨯||⨯||⨯||⨯||⨯||⨯|
|Laundry and drying room||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔|
|Internal phone line||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔|
|Rental of vacuuming and ironing equipment||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔||✔|
Dormitories Neředín II, III and IV are equipped with a lift only in sections A and E, as indicated above.
✔* WiFi aviable in common areas
GS: Generál Svoboda Dormitory, JLF: J. L. Fischer Dormitory, BVC: Bedřich Václavek Dormitory, Šm: Šmeralova Dormitory, 17.l: 17. listopadu Dormitory, NI: Neředín I Dormitory, NII: Neředín II Dormitory, NIII: Neředín III Dormitory, NIV: Neředín IV Dormitory, ER: Evžen Rošický Dormitory, Chv: Chválkovice Dormitory, Van: Vančurova Dormitory
Internet connection: WiFi and Wired Connection
The internet connection within UP is set out in the following document: Rules and Terms Regarding the Use of Computer Networks and Software Operation of Palacký University Olomouc as of 27 November 2015 (only in Czech).
WiFi internet connection has been gradually implemented in all the dormitories. At present, the majority of the dormitories already provide WiFi – see the table above: "Comparison of Services and Equipment of the Dormitories". The remaining dormitories will eventually be supplied with WiFi.
Wired internet connection is available at all dormitories. However, students need their own cables and switches to connect the wired internet. The rooms are equipped with one socket only. In order to connect, neither user name nor password is needed. However, due to safety reasons it is forbidden to connect routers to the network.
Instructions for connecting to WiFi EDUROAM wireless network for UP students and employees: Access to the computer network (in ENG)The wireless network EDUROAM is administered by UP Computer Centre. In case of non-functional connection, please, report the malfunction according to the point no. 3 below.
In case you have trouble connecting:
1) ensure the network interface (WiFi or Ethernet) device works correctly (at home or another place, or at your faculty network administrator). Outages of UP services (WiFi, etc.) might be tracked at portal.upol.cz.
2) visit the support by KolejNET personally in case of issue with wired connection during their office hours (see below). In here, it is possible to help you even with the basic setting of WiFi connection to EDUROAM network (e.g. how to set a password and the WiFi connection).
3) report the issue at UP helpdesk: helpdesk.upol.cz in case that the connection is not working according to the manuals. It is necessary to choose category "Dormitories - internet (WiFi - eduroam)" and report the following data: user name, placement of the malfunction (dormitory, floor), time and date of the malfunction, device used (Windows 10, Android 8, iOS 11, etc.), the message which is reported by the device during the attempt to connect to the network, the fact if it was possible to establish the connection before (if so, when),
KolejNET Office Hours
Internet connection support
on the Envelopa Campus
Šmeralova Dormitory, study room 4th floor
|Monday||3:00 PM - 6:00 PM|
|Thursday||10:00 AM - 11:00 AM|
on the Neředín Campus
Neředín I Dormitory, the former reception desk
|Wednesday||5:00 PM - 7:00 PM|
+420 733 690 736
|Tuesday||4:00 PM - 6:00 PM|
|Wednesday||8:00 AM - 12:00 AM|
|Thursday||6:00 AM - 10:00 AM|
If you have any problems or questions, you can contact the network administrator at any time, at the following e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Malfunctions at the Dormitories may be reported: