VSC documentation and user portal VSC website

Documentation and tutorials

We offer several trainings and tutorials to help you get started using HPC infrastructure:

Some information is specific to the CalcUA infrastructure:

In our HPC Tips&Tricks sessions, we focus on several advanced topics in HPC, such as:

User support


In case of questions or requests, you can contact the CalcUA staff:

Please mention your HPC account id (vsc20xxx), describe the problem and include sufficient information such as the jobid and output/error messages associated with the problem.

Mailing list

When you request an HPC account, you are automatically added to our mailing list calcua-announce that is used for official announcements such as outages or expected downtimes.

Optionally, personnel of the University of Antwerp without an HPC account who wishes to be informed can be added to this mailing list as well.


HPC core facility CalcUA University of Antwerp
Campus Middelheim
Middelheimlaan 1
2020 Antwerpen