Current developments on the spread of the coronavirus

Please note: The most recently dated regulations are applicable in all cases. If information stated about individual issues is contradictory, the most recently dated version as posted above will apply.

FAQs for students

Please find answers to important questions about your studies on this page. These includes questions regarding the current semester, the current situation on campus, the refectory and library as well as counselling and support services. The website will be updated on a regular basis.

FAQ page for students

04 May 2021

The refectory will reopen on Monday, 10 May - but for the time being only for students and university staff.  Two hot dishes (one of which is vegetarian or vegan) as well as salad bowls and desserts will be offered from Monday to Friday between 12.00 pm and 2.00 pm. 130 guests can be seated in the indoor and outdoor areas following a tried-and-tested hygiene concept.

03 February 2021

Mask requirement
FFP2 masks must be worn by all persons during their stay in public areas of all university buildings (i.e. corridors, sanitary areas, stairways and lifts). Basic mouth-to-nose coverings are no longer permitted. The obligation to wear FFP2 masks also applies to external persons (e.g. library users or employees of external companies). Exceptions to this may apply on the basis of a medical certificate and in special situations (e.g. pregnancy).

Due to the lockdown imposed by the Federal and State Governments, the refectory remains closed until at least 14 February 2021.

16 December 2020

Despite the lockdown, the library will be open until 23 December and will be open in the New Year from 4 January 2021, but with different services: Media must be ordered via the FILIP search portal. The media will then be available within two days. Users will receive information by email as soon as the media can be picked up.

Current regulations of the University and State Library

14 December 2020

Due to the lockdown imposed by the Federal and State Governments, the refectory will be closed from Wednesday 16 December 2020 until at least Sunday 10 January 2021.