65th LŠSS 2022 FAQ

Placement test

Each participant must fill out the test before the start of LŠSS. It will serve as the basis for your placement in a student group. The online test is to be taken individually – it will be available until the end of June.

The participants will be tested on grammar, reading, listening, and writing.

The link for the mandatory placement test will be distributed to applicants by email.

Additionally, after arriving to Prague, each participant will also be asked to complete a short interview.

Registration

All students are expected to arrive for Registration on Friday, July 22nd, 2022. The Registration will be held directly at the dormitory Kajetánka (Radimova 12, Praha 6) that day. Should any participants prefer arriving on Saturday, July 23rd, (or other day) they need to indicate so in this form. Regular classes will begin on Monday, July 25th.

LŠSS opening weekend

THE OPENING CEREMONY

The opening ceremony with the President of Charles University will be held on Saturday 23 July 2022 from 13:00 until 14:00 in the Great Hall of the Karolinum, Ovocný trh 541/3, Praha 1.

For Saturday and Sunday afternoon and evening, we have prepared a programme during which you’ll get to know the other participants, teachers, the Faculty of Arts and Prague.

For more information and the schedule, see the invitation here (TBU).

Accommodation

All (internal students) are going to be placed at Kajetánka dormitory. The capacity of the dormitory is limited, therefore they may not be much room for special accommodations and requests. Should you have any special requests, please reach out to lsss.praha@ff.cuni.cz at your earliest convenience.

All students have access to shared kitchenettes. The rooms are equipped with bed linen and towels. The dormitories are not air-conditionned. Each two rooms share a bathroom.

Laundry: time slots need to be reserved at the reception. Upon reserved time, the key from the laundry room needs to be collected at the reception and laundry fee needs to be covered. Each student needs to provide their laundry detergent. They key is to be returned to the reception after use.

LŠSS assistance will be available at the dormitory.

Technical report defects here.

Meals

Scholarship holders as well as participants covering the Housing fee have a full meal plan. Breakfasts and dinners are provided at the Kajetánka refectory. Participants mentionned above will be provided with a 100 CZK meal vouchers for lunches.

Kajetánka refectory menu

The breakfasts are served in a buffet style. There are two options for dinners, one of which is always vegetarian. Should participants require any special accommodations, please reach out to lsss.praha@ff.cuni.cz at your earliest convenience.

Local transportation

Students are responsible for purchasing their Prague public transportation passes. We recommend Monthly coupon for 550 CZK. Students in the age of 18-26 are eligible for student discount. They will be provided with a proof of study for the transportation company upon Registration. More information on fares is available here.