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Pedagogen House A closed

Pedagogen House A (Västra Hamngatan 25) is partially open for access to a few study places on the entrance level and level 1. There is also a connection to a wireless network.

The study places are available weekdays 8.00-18.00 for students registered at the Faculty of Education.

For access to house A: Use the card reader at the small entrance on Magasinsgatan 34 to enter.

Employees have access to their workplaces as usual, but access cards are needed to enter house A and house C.

The café in house A is closed.

The Pedagogical Library is only open to visitors with a GU card

Libraries are open – visit us only if you must and don’t have any symptoms!

The Pedagogical Library is open to students and staff with a GU card with a PIN code weekdays 10.00 am –18.00 pm. Service desks will be unmanned.

Please note that you must have a valid GU card with a PIN code to visit us. Use the card reader at the small entrance on Magasinsgatan 34 to enter. Contact the Service Center if you have a problem with your GU card.

Other libraries and study environments that are open, please visit:

Pedagogen Hus B

House B (Läroverksgatan 15) will be closed to students until further notice.
Entrance doors are only opened temporarily in connection with teaching on site. Qualified students receive information via Canvas.

The café in house B is closed.

Pedagogen Hus C

House C (Läroverksgatan 5) will be closed to students until further notice.


Service center (in the A-building) is closed for visits, but refers to

Remember that the situation can change quickly, stay up to date on the Public Health Agency's recommendations! Follow information from GU at


Remember that the situation can change quickly, stay tuned for recommendations from the Public Health Authority!

Take care and keep a safe distance!

map pedagogen
Pedagogen map

Campus Pedagogen

  1. Entrances
  2. Servicecenter Pedagogen
  3. Café (building A and B)
  4. The Education Library
  5. Student service and counselling Dept of Education and Special education (first floor)
    5. Student service (entrance floor)
    5. International Student Office Pedagogen (ISOP) (entrance floor)
  6. The student union
  7. Janitor
  8. a - stairs to/from garage, b - entrance/exit garage
  9. Kjell Härnqvist Auditorium (basement)
  10. Margareta Huitfeldt Auditorium
  11. Printer
  12. Student support, language supervision (room B1 118)

    X. Tram stop - Grönsakstorget

The three buildings are called A , B and C. A classroom or an office can be called e.g. "A1 318". A1 means "building A" on the first floor, and 318 is the number of the room.

Building A ("Hus A")

With the addition in glass, this building holds the administration, Servicecenter, student union, Kjell Härnqvist Auditorium, student service and counselling, café, education library, offices for the teachers and classrooms for the department.

Building B ("Hus B")

Contains classrooms, offices for teachers as well as places to read and a café. The building is built around a five story tall indoor square.

Building C ("Hus C")

Contains the student office, teachers work spaces, classrooms and kitchen, as well as Margareta Huitfeldt Auditorium.

Public transport

Pedagogen is located at Grönsakstorget.
Next trip by bus / tram from/to Grönsakstorget

Information on timetables etc. contact  0771-41 43 00 or see Västtrafik information


There is a parking garage on two levels below Pedagogen Hus B, with 200 parking spots for the public. Entrance and exit are from Sahlgrensgatan and there are stairs to Läroverksgatan.

The garage is open daily between 06:00 and 22:00.

In the lower floor of the parking garage, part of the fortification wall Carolus Dux is shown to the public.