This is a great possibility to learn a new language, improve Polish (or another language that you know and would like to practise), learn about different cultures and meet students, with whom friendship may last beyond the not-leaving-home-times 🙂

It is very simple to engage:

  • Fill in the Volunteer Form: CLICK HERE
    (UWAGA! Jeśli mówisz po polsku – bardzo prosimy o wypełnienie formularza w polskiej wersji językowej. Ułatwi nam to pracę – dziękujemy!)
  • In response VC UW will send you a link to the table in which you will be able to enter your availability or match with someone you would like to talk to.
  • Join the FB group, VC UW will also provide you with the link.
  • Check updates posted by VC UW, where we will update pairs and groups so that you can exchange contact details in private messages and arrange online meeting details 🙂
  • On the agreed date, meet each other online to learn new things and support each other in these unusual times!

Suggestions, requests and questions about the group can be sent to the following address: wolontariat[at] (We reply to messages from Monday to Friday 9AM-4:30PM).

Are you from universities other than the University of Warsaw and the Medical University of Warsaw? CLICK HERE

Have fun and gain new skills!


More information:


Changes in the mode of operation of the ASC Library, Students’ Office, and Financial Office related to the COVID-19 outbreak

May 29, 2020

The UW Ksawerow building is no longer shut down, and the ASC faculty and staff can use their offices. Still all the ASC instruction continues remotely. The ASC administration will be working remotely until further notice.  It is possible to arrange an in-person appointment via email. Though the ASC Library’s reading rooms will be closed, the Library’s checkout counter will be open on Tuesdays 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm and Fridays 10:00 am – 2:00 pm.


ASC promo clip

May 29, 2020

The ASC offers a unique, interdisciplinary American Studies program and is is one of the biggest American Studies institutions in Europe. Check out what to expect as the student of the ASC!


Important issues for the end of the spring semester

May 27, 2020

As there are new developments and rules for our academic life and activities, I believe I should relate them to you to keep you updated. The most important issues for now are: Language exams, Exam session, Registration, End-of-semester questionnaire, OSA Library operation.


Latest information and advice for the UW community during the coronavirus pandemic

May 22, 2020

On 21st May, the UW rector issued a new order on rules for studying and working at UW. Online teaching and learning will continue, except classes which cannot be conducted remotely. It is possible to work from home, according to a duty system or flexible working hours. The health, safety and well-being of members of the UW community remain the university’s priority.

American Studies Colloquium Series

May 28, 2020 at 6pm, ONLINE; An Erotic Toolkit: Asexual and Aromantic Critiques of Heteronormativity

May 21, 2020

This talk will explore the feminist, queer, and anti-racist tradition of the erotic, drawing on Audre Lorde’s work in particular. Ela Przybylo will discuss how the erotic provides a distinct model for theorizing relating that creates space for the inclusion of asexuality and challenges compulsory sexuality.