Physical accessibility in the student unions spaces

Regardless of your physical functioning and mobility, your hearing ability or sight, if you have any allergies or children – you should feel welcome and be able to visit the Student Union.

Studenthuset

The student service desk and the Student Union offices are located in the newly built Studenthuset (Universitetsvägen 2 A).

  • There are elevators for all the floors 
  • The measurements of the elevators are 105 x 205 cm
  • Good accessibility for someone in a wheelchair
  • A hearing loop is installed at the service desk
  • All the main doors of the Student Union have electrical door-openers
  • Guide-dogs are allowed in the building, though no other animals are allowed. 

The student service desk

  • The height of the reception desk at the Student Union is adjustable

Toilets

  • Next to the student service desk there are one big and one small toilet for our visitors. 
  • Inside the Student Union office there are two smaller and one bigger toilet. 
  • The closest baby-dressing table is located on floor two in Studenthuset. 
  • All the toilets in Studenthuset are gender neutral.
  • The soap in the bathrooms is free from perfume.

Mobility Service

  • If you are planning on coming to the Student Union with mobility service, the closest stop is located between the west entrance of Södra Husen and the entrance of Studenthuset (Universitetsvägen 2 B) 

The meeting rooms at the Student Union

Kårsalen

  • 40 seats in each part (front and back), and 80 seats all together 
  • Due to the sound insulation the doorsteps are high
  • A hearing loop is installed in the front part of the meeting room
  • Kårsalen is equipped with two high chairs for babies (but if you are booking the room it could be good to let us know beforehand if you need to use the baby chairs) 

Holländarrummet

  • 6 seats
  • A hearing loop is NOT installed
  • The chairs and the tables are very low

Rosa rummet

  • 16 seats
  • A hearing loop is NOT installed
  • The room fit two high chairs for babies (but if you are booking the room it could be good to let us know beforehand if you need to use the baby chairs) 

Nobelrummet

  • 8 seats
  • A hearing loop is NOT installed
  • The room fit two high chairs for babies (but if you are booking the room it could be good to let us know beforehand if you need to use the baby chairs) 

Campusbutiken, bookstore

Campusbutiken is situated at the first floor in Allhuset (Universitetsvägen 10A). The accessibility in Allhuset is good but the Campusbutiken easily becomes very crowded and have narrow corridors. 

Do you need an interpreter?

The Student Union is unfortunately not able to supply for interpreters, but all students in need of interpreters have this right – even in social activities connected to the studies, for example activities or meetings arranged by the Student Union. If you need a sign language interpreter, please contact studentstod@su.se.