Documentation and tutorials

General documentation can be found on the VSC website:

We also offer several tutorials to help you get started using the CalcUA infrastructure:

Below you can find some documentation related to our Tips&Tricks sessions:

User support

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 which to be informed can be added to this mailing list as well.


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.


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