Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

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Campus Facilities

Health Centre

There is a Health Center on campus which provides all registered students with medical care, nursing care and psychological counselling.

Opening hours
Wednesdays: 3.00pm – 4.00pm
Mondays and Thursdays: 11.00am – 12.00pm

Collegio Sant'Isidoro (first floor)
Room 55
Strada dell'Anselma 7
29122 Piacenza


On Campus Psychological Counselling

Collegio Sant’Isidoro (Room 55)

Tel. +39 02 7234 2217
@: consulenza.psicologica.pc.dsu@educatt.it


Chapel and Pastoral Center

The Pastoral Center is part of Università Cattolica and is open to any student who might be interested in joining its activities, including charity work.
The main aim is to support the communication between culture and the Catholic religion. There are priests and vicars willing to listen and talk to people needing spiritual counselling, thus making the Center a place of prayer and education.

Religious associations and groups of volunteers collaborate with the Pastoral Center and give their own contribution.


Center for Conventions and Meetings

The Campus offers a Center for conventions and meetings, workshops and seminars, located inside the Campus.
For detailed information please visit: http://piacenza.unicatt.it/gli-spazi-del-campus-di-piacenza-centro-congressi



Students can eat their meals at the University cafeteria, located inside Collegio Sant’Isidoro (first floor). In the cafeteria there are 340 seats divided in two rooms with air-conditioning. Among the various dishes offered, you will have the opportunity to try the typical regional food of Emilia-Romagna, in particular of Piacenza and its surrounding area.

Opening hours

From Mondays to Fridays: 12.10pm – 2.00pm
Saturdays: 12.10pm – 1.15pm (Booking Saturday lunch is compulsory before 7.00pm the day before)

Mondays to Fridays: 7.00pm – 7.45pm

You can charge your Student Card at the Reception of Collegio Sant’Isidoro

Normal price:
Full Meal: € 7.70
Light Meal: € 5.00

Formula Lunch (€ 5.00):
Option 1: pasta/soup + salad/vegetables + fruit + drink + bread
Option 2: meat/fish/pizza + salad/vegetables + fruit + drink + bread

What does a full meal include?
Pasta/soup + fish/meat/pizza + salad/vegetables + fruit/dessert + drink (unlimited refill) + bread
What does a light meal include?
Pasta/soup or fish/meat/pizza and salad/vegetables, + fruit/dessert + drink (unlimited refill) + bread


University Cafés

Between lessons you can have a break at our café, located inside the main building. Our staff will be happy to serve you typical Italian coffee for breakfast or prepare your lunch. Another café is located outdoor, next to Collegio Sant'Isidoro.

At the café it is also possible to plan Happy Hours with your friends and for graduation toasts.

Opening time
7.30am – 6.00pm


Library/Study Rooms

Piacenza campus library was born in 1953, together with the former Faculty of Agriculture (today Faculty of Agricultural, Food and Environmental Sciences). Each Faculty has its own library. There are currently 100,000 books (among them, over 2,800 FAO publications since 1978) and 3,500 newspapers from all over the world. The library has an online catalogue and an online database. The library is open to the public. You can also use the private study rooms located around the campus.

For more information please visit: http://biblioteche.unicatt.it/piacenza

Opening time
Monday - Friday from 8.30am to 6.30pm

Campus Opening Time

Monday – Friday: 8.00 am – 6.30 pm



Computer room, library, study room, wi-fi connection provided in the whole campus, labs.