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Wearing medical masks in our facilities!

Surgical masks, FFP2 masks, N95, KN95 certified masks

Due to the increased dangers of the presumably more contagious virus mutants, medical masks have to be worn in all facilities of the Studierendenwerk Karlsruhe AöR when entering until leaving the facility. This includes so-called surgical masks or FFP2 masks (or masks with N95 or KN95 certification). You can find all information here: All other measures remain in effect until further notice. Stay healthy!

German proofreading for international students

Every Wednesday between 12:00 and 14:00

We are now offering a free German proofreading lesson (language, grammar, spelling) for your presentations or term papers. Simply send your presentation or term paper to our Germanist with the request for proofreading and, if necessary, specific questions.

You can find more information here.

Online guitar course for beginners

Starting from May 5th via Zoom Meeting

We are offering another guitar course for beginners with our guitar teacher Ivan Guerrero! Grab your guitar and register right away - we look forward to making music with you! Every Wednesday at 17:00. The course is free of charge! More information and registration here.

Corona Pandemic: Federal interim financial aid for students

Extending the interim financial aid for the entire summer semester!
The Federal Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF) support students, who are in a proven and current financial emergency due to the corona pandemic The interim financial aid will be extend until September 2021. The grants are allocated through the network of the local student service organisations – the Studentenwerke (STW).

Attention: you can apply online for interim financial aid from Nov 20, 2020.
Online application here:

Here you can find more information.

Funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research.

Everything revolves around Corona - how can I still learn for my studies?

Our Psychological Help (PBS) helps you

Online events, locked campus buildings, regulations and restrictions that change every day: a lot has changed under Corona. But learning and exam preparation are still part of it. And in addition to the technical challenges, some things have become even more difficult! You are not alone with this! To support you, we have put together some helpful information and tips on the subject of "study problems" on our homepage at

Consultations via phone, at the PBS also in person

Our Psychological Help (PBS) is offering personal consultations again. The consultations in other areas are only via phone. You can find here further information on our consultation offers during the pandemic.

Dining halls & cafeterias offer only TO GO

Due to the updated Corona regulation of the state of Baden-Württemberg, we are only offering a TO-GO service in our dining halls and cafeterias until further notice. The [kœri]werk® and the [pizza]werk® in the dining hall Am Adenauerring in Karlsruhe is still only offer TO GO.

You can find the opening hours and the menu of our dining halls here.

Sale point for lecture notes

im Studentenhaus, Adenauerring 7, KA
Openning hours of the sale point
Mondays to Fridays
09.00-12.30 and 13.00-14.00
Only cashess payment withe the KIT card!

You can top up your KIT card in the foyer of the dining hall Am Adenauerring with cash or EC / credit card.
You can find all information about cashless payment here.

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Apply now for BAföG!

You can fill out the new form more easily!
The color indicate, which form must be filled out by whom:
Petrol:⁣ by the applicant
Red: by each parent and spouse / life partner (one form per person)
Yellow: by the university / training facility
Even the follow-up / repeat form can now be filled out more easily: with the form 09.
⁣You can download all the forms here.

Contact the Financial Support Agency.

Cafeteria Adenauerring in Karlsruhe has a TO-GO-SERVICE

Take away food and drinks in the Adenauerring cafeteria! Every Monday to Friday from 8.00 to 14.00. Come along, we look forward to seeing you!

Cashless. Simple. Safe.

From now on in all our dining halls and cafeterias.
From now on, ONLY cashless payment cashless payment is possible in all our dining halls and cafeterias.

Due to the current situation, we would like to protect you and us. Simply top up your student ID at one of our top-up machines and pay conveniently without the hassle of searching for small change.

– Simply pay with your student ID (guest cards available)
– We protect each other
– Quick and easy

We're looking for nursery teachers for full or part time!

We're hiring!
We are looking for nursery teachers for our childcare facilities. Details and appliction can be found on our Jobsportal. Further information on the childcare facilities can be found here.

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Studierendenwerk Karlsruhe AöR
Adenauerring 7
76131 Karlsruhe
Phone 0721 6909-0
Fax 0721 6909-292

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