Frequently Asked Questions

When entering the campus, you always need to disinfect your hands, wear your mask, keep the 2m (six feet) distance and display your Nova SBE card. You can find more information about the rules and recommendations in the Health and Safety section.

The campus opening hours are from 7.30 a.m. to 11 p.m. on weekdays (from Monday to Friday, except on holidays) and Saturdays. The campus will be closed on Sundays and holidays for cleaning and disinfection.

*NEW*: From July 12 to August 27, access to the Carcavelos Campus is possible for all NOVA University Students. When arriving to the Campus, these students must drop by the Welcome Desk and present their UNL student card. Access to the Library is limited, only available for requesting books. 

Contact SNS24 at +351 808 24 24 24, so they can advise you how to proceed and confirm whether your symptoms are related to COVID-19. You can find more information about these procedures in the Community Support section.

First contact SNS24 at +351 808 24 24 24 so they can advise you how to proceed. After that, please contact Life at Nova (students), Faculty Affairs (faculty), or People & Culture (staff) to inform the school so we can better support you. You can find more information about these procedures in the Community Support section.

It is advised that you report to the school to get personalized support, get answers for any questions that may arise during isolation, get assistance if needed, and help trace your high-risk contacts to stop contagion chains. You can find more information about the support of the School in the Community Support section.

We would like to support everyone from the Nova SBE community even if they have not been on campus, so the burden caused by this situation is reduced as much as possible, and everyone's wellbeing is maintained.  You can find more information about the support of the School in the Community Support section.

You can take a PCR or a rapid antigen test at NOVA Medical School. Nova SBE and NOVA Medical School have a protocol that allows the Nova SBE community to be tested for a lower price. You can find more information about these procedures in the Community Support section.
 

Streaming of classes will only be available in exceptional circumstances, upon approval from the Pedagogical Council. You can find more information about these procedures in the Academic Information section.

 

Exams are expected to be taken only on Campus. Students in exceptional circumstances can request alternative evaluations, which need to be approved by the Pedagogical Council in every case. You can find more information about these procedures in the Academic Information section.

After going through this page, and you still have questions, if you are a student, you can contact Life at Nova at lifeatnova@novasbe.pt, if you are a faculty member, please contact Faculty Affairs at faculty.affairs@novasbe.pt, and in case you are a staff member, contact the People & Culture Team at srh@novasbe.pt.

As of now, Portugal introduced several traveling restrictions. We would recommend you keep an eye on the most recent updates.

  • Portugal authorized flights from EU member states, Schengen Associated countries (Liechtenstein, Norway, Iceland, Switzerland), UK, Albania, Saudi Arabia, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canadá, New Zealand, China, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Lebanon, Montenegro, Qatar, Republic of Northern Macedonia, Republic of Moldova, South Korea, Rwanda, Serbia, Singapore, Thailand, the special administrative regions of Hong Kong and Macau, Kosovo, Taiwan and the United States of America
  • From some countries, only travels for essential purposes (e.g., studying) are permitted - Brazil, India, Nepal and South Africa. Passengers travelling from these countries are also required to comply with a quarantine of 14 days after arriving in Portugal.
  • Passengers coming from Brazil, India, Nepal, South Africa and UK must complete the form on the travel.sef.pt platform.
  • Passengers coming from the United Kingdom must undergo a period of prophylactic isolation of 14 days, except those who present the digital vaccination certificate (with both doses), for at least 14 days.
  • It is required to present a negative result of a SARS-Cov-2 test that should be taken a maximum of 72 hours (PCR test) or 48 hours (rapid antigen test) before the flight 
  • The presentation of the EU Digital COVID Certificate of vaccination or recovery exempts the fulfilment of quarantine or isolation, as well as the presentation of a SARS-Cov-2 test.
  • Flights intended to allow the return to Portugal of national citizens or foreign citizens holding authorisation to residence in Portugal.

  • All passengers need to fill a Passenger Locator Card before departure to Portugal or on board at https://portugalcleanandsafe.pt/en/passenger-locator-card