Coronavirus situation| Open University

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Information on Open University teaching and services under the exceptional circumstances caused by the coronavirus. 

  • Nearly all of the Open University courses are offered online. 
  • If you have questions about your current studies, please contact the student services or the relevant teacher. The best way to reach a teacher is via the online learning environment (Moodle or MOOC).
  • Compliance with the relevant safety guidelines is required in all University facilities: hand hygiene must be observed and participants must be able to avoid close contact with each other, in addition to which entering the campuses when ill is prohibited.
  • The University continues to recommend the use of protective face masks at your own discretion and in situations where several people are present in facilities and social distancing is impossible.
  • Fur­ther in­for­ma­tion: Coronavirus situation at the University of Helsinki

This article was updated on 21 April 2022.