Documentation and tutorials

General documentation and the user portal can be found on the VSC website:

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

Some information is specific to our CalcUA infrastructure:

In our Tips&Tricks sesssions, we focus on several topics, such as:

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