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Coronavirus: Information for Students

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Studying at Ulm University of Applied Sciences is suspended until April 20, 2020

After the Legislative Decree issued by the State of Baden-Württemberg government on March 16, 2020 all studying at Ulm University of Applied Sciences is suspended until April 20, 2020. Therefore, up to and including April 19, 2020 no mandatory activities can be undertaken with students at all. The State government recommends reducing social contact to the absolute minimum. By doing so, you will be helping to slow the spread of coronavirus disease. THU students can use this time to work towards their study goals. The THU will do its best to support our students, for example, with literature recommendations, e-learning materials, recordings of lectures, etc. You can find out more details from your relevant lecturers.


You will find questions and answers about studying and services at THU during the corona crisis on our constantly-updated FAQs webpage.

Further information:

  • Due to the current situation, the opening times for guests and THU students will change in the period from March 23 to April 19 as follows:
Prittwitzstrasse and Albert-Einstein-AlleeEberhard-Finckh-Strasse
​Monday – Saturday
7:00 am – 6:00 pm
​Monday – Sunday

However, in the interests of ensuring the greatest possible protection from infection, we recommend you stay at home. With immediate effect, the following applies to the THU premises: All those present in the University of Applied Sciences' buildings are obliged to adhere to the latest, more stringent, rules of behavior issued by the State of Baden-Württemberg – in particular regarding the ban on gatherings of more than 2 people in a public space!

  • The library will continue to offer its services, but personal contact should be avoided. You can make orders from the library catalog by sending an e-mail to Here you can request your desired pickup time, so that the media can be issued without personal interaction. Professors and staff at the THU can do the same, or telephone the library with their requests. 
  • The Students' Union (Studierendenwerk) has closed all its mensas and cafeterias until further notice. Only the drinks and food dispensing machines are available for food purchases.
  • To compensate for the late start of lectures, the excursion week (May 18 – 22) and the two Pentecost holiday weeks (June 1 – 12) will be used for classes.
  • The date when lectures end for the 2020 Summer Semester and the regulations for the subsequent examination period are currently still to be defined.

Please note: The current situation continues to change rapidly. We will keep you updated via the THU information channels. This article will be updated continuously. If you wish to visit the University of Applied Sciences premises, it is essential you comply with the Guidelines on Infection Protection at THU.

You can find more information for THU employees here.

3/30/2020 10:45

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