Studying in Greifswald - Photo: Lukas Voigt, 2021

Getting to Know the University

Freshers' Week from 10 October – 15 October 2022

You’re a fresher – and now what? During the Freshers' Week you will learn how to organise your studies, create your timetable and register for courses. It provides all the information you require for a successful start to your studies in Greifswald. There is no fee for taking part in the Freshers' Week, so make use of this offer. 

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, some of the events will be announced by the subject areas at very short notice. Please make sure you also keep a close eye on the departments' websites.

Academic Counselling and Course Enquiries
Rubenowstraße 2
17489 Greifswald
Tel.: +49 3834 420 1293

For all other degree courses, please visit the German page here [de]

Programme of the Student’s Union (AStA)

Freshers' Week, run by the Students' Union (AStA), is the main programme of social activities during the arrival and welcome period. Fresher’s Week will help you make friends and adapt to your new surroundings. Lots of introductory lectures as well as a diverse cultural programme are planned.

The programme from the Student's Union (AStA) [de]