EHL Swiss School of Tourism and Hospitality in Passugg (EHL SSTH) has developed safety measures for the operation of the campus together with a security team of the EHL Group. Our number one priority is and remains the safety of our students, lecturers and staff.
EHL SSTH strictly adheres to all recommendations of the government and health authorities and additional special measures have been implemented to maintain and protect the health and well-being of the entire EHL community.
The following measures are implemented at EHL SSTH in Passugg to protect students, lecturers, staff and guests on campus:
EHL SSTH abides by all recommendations of the local health authorities and has introduced a number of additional special measures to protect the EHL SSTH community.
EHL SSTH abides by all recommendations of the local health authorities and has introduced a number of additional special measures to protect the EHL SSTH community. A Covid-Certificate is required to access the campus.
Students, lecturers and staff must confirm before entering the EHL Campus Passugg that they have neither been in risk countries nor show symptoms indicating Covid-19 disease. Anyone who has been on holiday in a risk country must confirm in writing that the 10-day quarantine period prior to admission to the school in Switzerland has been observed. A Covid-Certificate is required to access the campus.
The following rules apply to all persons staying on the EHL SSTH Campus. Failure to follow the instructions can be sanctioned with a warning.
In case of symptoms and/or corresponding coronacheck results you must stay at home or go into quarantine.
An infection with the corona virus can show the following symptoms:
Rather seldom do these signs appear:
The symptoms of the disease can vary in severity and can be very mild.
Should one or more of these symptoms occur, the affected person must follow the following procedure:
On the campus in Passugg a health check is carried out at the reception. This is to prevent anyone with symptoms of Covid-19 from entering the school hotel.
In case of symptoms and/or failed health check results, you have to go home again or try to find a quarantine possibility with EHL SSTH.
The following check points are performed during the health check:
The inspection is carried out by the EHL SSTH security team.
Students who live on campus and are unable to travel home can obtain information about existing quarantine facilities through our Front Office.
The Front Office Passugg facilitates students who are in quarantine and ensures that regular follow-up checks are carried out.
Front Office: +41 81 255 11 11
Swiss health authorities
Swisscare: +41 44 655 12 59 (for students insured through Swisscare)
Public: +41 58 463 00 00 (8:00 - 18:00)
Passengers: +41 58 464 44 88 (08:00 - 18:00)
The capacity for events and functions on the EHL Campus Passugg is limited. It is important to coordinate events using the EHL SSTH event calendar.
Contact for external events:
Contact for internal events:
Director of Hospitality Services, Simon Rindlisbacher
The fitness room is limited to the simultaneous use of maximum 4 persons.
The student kitchens in the TOP (Bachelor Village), in the basement of the school hotel and in the Fontana are approved for a limited number of persons. Cooking in the rooms is prohibited.
In the restaurants the mask obligation applies to all. During the meal at the table, one may take off the mask.
Specific instructions are posted in each F&B outlet and must be followed along with the instructions of the restaurant managers.
The menus can be accessed via a QR code.
The new seating arrangements take into account the required distance and the maximum number of people per table. No additional chairs or tables may be added without the consent of the Restaurant Managers.
Contact lists are available via QR codes in order to record the contact data of all persons during meals, so that possible chains of infection can be traced.
The waiting areas in front of the dining room and the employment areas in "The Market" and in "The Market - Le Jardin" are marked.
Dining times are divided into several shifts to avoid a crowd of people. The allocated meal times must be respected.
Please find enclosed the answers to the most frequently asked questions regarding arrival at the EHL Campus Passugg and the next semester start:
The start of the fall semester is announced as follows:
Swiss Professional Degree (HF)
Bachelor in International Hospitality Management (BSC)
Students who experience any difficulty with the arrival date, should announce this as soon as possible to Passugg Front Office: firstname.lastname@example.org
Each student who announces a problem not being able to respect the official arrival date will be contacted individually to find solutions based on their situation (geographic location, travel restrictions, visa restrictions, quarantine requirements), and will be in regular communication with the school for available alternatives.
We offer you the possibility to do your quarantine on our campus upon availability.
For this purpose you will be accommodated in a single room including bathroom and provided with food and beverages. During this time any physical contact with others is prohibited.
If, due to quarantine regulations, your arrival on campus takes place before the official arrival date, you will be charged for the additional costs.
We offer you accommodation and meals (full board) in a package at a price of CHF 75 per day (subject to availability).
As of 6 July 2020, anyone entering Switzerland from a country or area with a high risk of infection (according to the official FOPH list) is legally mandated to go into quarantine for ten days.
A negative test result does not shorten the quarantine period.
All EHL SSTH students will have to sign the declaration attesting that they either did not have to go into quarantine or that they went into a quarantine in line with the instructions of the Swiss Federal authorities'.
In agreement with the cantonal authorities, it is permitted to travel from the airport to our campus by public transport.
Here you are requested to take the direct route and to wear a mask at all times for everyone's safety.
Yes. As requested by the Swiss cantonal authorities, EHL SSTH will inform them of the students arriving from countries and areas with a high risk of infection.
You can find the list of countries and areas considered with a high risk of infection here.