Psychologists from the UW Psychological Counselling Centre (CPP) will be available for UW students and employees also around Christmas time. Watch a video with Dr. Szymon Chrząstowski encouraging those who do not feel comfortable in this period or face some difficult situations, to come for short conversations.

Christmas is a time of joy and happiness. However, some people feel stressed while thinking of Christmas.

“For many people Christmas is a great opportunity to relax, meet loved ones and finally have some joy. Some people, however, are very nervous about the holidays, they are nervous about meeting their loved ones, they fear how these holidays will go,” says Dr. Szymon Chrząstowski, head of CPP.

Being on an international exchange programme may be a great experience, but it is also a challenge. The new environment, new relationships, and language barriers can be overwhelming and not easy to handle. If you experience an unpleasant situation or simply feel stressed because you can not spend this time with your family, contact CPP to receive professional help.


Those who stay in Warsaw over a Christmas holiday break and would like to talk to a psychologist can visit the centre.


Walk-in clinics:

  • 23rd December at 12:00-15:00
  • 30th December at 12:00-13:00
  • 2nd January at 17:00-18:00
  • 3rd January at 12:00-13:00


It is also possible to arrange an online appointment via Skype.

The Psychological Counselling Centre of the University of Warsaw provides confidential short-term counselling, crisis intervention services and evaluation of needs for academic support for all English-speaking students of the University of Warsaw. More information >>


Działanie III.3.2. „Promocja badań naukowych” Programu „Inicjatywa doskonałości – Uczelnia Badawcza”.

August 4, 2020

Uprzejmie informujemy, że aktualnie trwa nabór w ramach Działania III.3.2. „Promocja badań naukowych” Programu „Inicjatywa doskonałości – Uczelnia Badawcza”.


ASC Office for Students’ Affairs

July 22, 2020

ASC Office for Students’ Affairs will be closed from July 27 to August 16.


Składanie wniosków o akademik

July 20, 2020

Od dnia 14 lipca studenci maja możliwość składania wniosków o akademik na rok akademicki 2020/2021. Na stronie Biura Spraw Studenckich  pojawił się komunikat dotyczący terminów składania wniosków oraz rozpatrywania wniosków.

ASC Library


ASC Library receives a donation of science fiction scholarship

July 6, 2020

In Summer 2019, the American Studies Library received a large donation of science fiction books, both fiction and critical studies, from Prof. Joan Gordon. The books are being cataloged to become available to students and faculty within the next few months. 


NEW! Readings on American Race Relations

July 3, 2020

Since, as Americanists, we first of all see ourselves as educators committed to raising awareness of the complexity of the United States, including its racial legacies, the ASC faculty compiled a comprehensive set of resources on American race relations, which you can now find in the new “Resources” tab.