The director of Masaryk University Accommodation & Catering Services (SKM MU), Ing. Zdeněk Čížek, calls the Dormitory Council elections for the academic year 2014/2015 (according to the 4/2014 Accommodation Directive and the Election and Procedural Rules for Accommodated Students‘ Representatives). These elections will be held during 20-26th October through the e-elections (e-volby) application. The Dormitory Council elections are organized by the current Dormitory Council whose members can be found at: http://www.skm.muni.cz/ubytovani.php?akce=415&lang=en. Please let them know if you want to run for an accommodated students’ representative.
Wherever there is no member of the dormitory council staying at the given dormitory, the election is organized by the Head of Residence of SKM MU. This concerns the Sladkého and Lomená dormitories. For these dormitories, please send your candidature to email@example.com by October 15th 2014.
The dormitory fee is to be paid in advance in the relevant month in accordance with the SUPO Timetable (however, the money should be on SUPO on 10th day of the month).
For students who checked in at the dormitory within 13th – 19th September, there is only one due date off the timetable 24th September.
When you check in during the month, the dormitory fee is due on 10th day from the check-in. Within the first month, apart from the dormitory fee there is also the accommodation deposit to be paid. The accommodation deposit is a deposit on the last month according to the accommodation contract. The accommodation deposit will be automatically accounted in the last month of your stay.
Further information concerning payments – how to pay, can be found in Deposit and Dormitory Fee Payment Instructions.
Provided you check in later than on the date which is in the contract, whether in term till 21st September or later on the basis of the reservation, you will be charged a compensation for your late check-in instead of the dormitory fee (for the relevant number of days).
Would you like to get the dormitory accommodation in additional proceedings, possibly to move? Currently vacant beds can be found here.
Provided you are interested in a vacant bed, please write an application for a vacant bed from your university e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org stating the dormitory you would like to stay in and the date you would like to check in. It is necessary to check in at the dormitory within 2 days from the dormitory allocation. The minimal length of the accommodation is till 31st October 2014.
Any exchanges are to be made always on 1st working day of a month. Instructions for exchanges can be found here. Exchanges on vacant beds will not be confirmed until 29th-30th September, your applications are not to be sent earlier than after 25th September. Students who are not staying in the dormitory yet will be given reservation preference.
The Ministry of Health of the Czech Republic informs students travelling from countries affected by the occurrence of Ebola about the ways of transmission and what to do when coming from a high-risk area.
Note for foreign students: „Confirmation of providing the accommodation“ either for the purpose of granting a visa or prolonging it is to be written out only on the basis of a written application sent by e-mail at: email@example.com at least 2 working days before your visit at OAMP or the Embassy of the Czech Republic in your country. We send the confirmation by data box to relevant authorities only on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays!!!!!!!!
Thus, ask for your confirmation in time!!!!!
From this year on, the obligation to pay the waste disposal fee applies newly also to all the foreigners staying in the area of Brno for more than 90 days. This local fee does not relate in any way to the payment for the accommodation. SKM has no futher information concerning the waste disposal fee. All the information can be found or requested for on the web of Brno Municipal Government (Magistrát města Brna). FAQ on the Brno Municipal Governemt web.