Talks and events for new studentsTalks and events for new students - summer semester 2023
In the two weeks prior to the beginning of the lecture period and before the official start of the semester, all new students are invited to participate in a comprehensive and diverse programme of talks and events. Find out more about Heidelberg University, get tips and tricks to help you settle in at the start of semester, and make sure you’ve got everything you need to get to grips with studying!
Talks and Events
Get Together on COMMUNITY
COMMUNITY – das ist das Campus-eigene Online-Tool auf Moodle: Mitmachen und unterstützen, netzwerken, informieren, treffen – you!
Über das Posten eines Beitrags in themenspezifischen Foren können Sie Gleichgesinnte und Ansprechpartner*innen zu verschiedenen Themen finden – und zwar fach- und semesterübergreifend. Über die Nachrichtenfunktion können Interessierte dann direkt Kontakt aufnehmen.
Checklist: Prepared as Possible to Begin your Studies
Are you interested in studying at Heidelberg University and wondering what your next steps should be? How should you apply and what else needs to be done before you can begin your studies? No problem - our checklist “Prepared as Possible to Begin your Studies” will help you gain an overview of the most important steps and provides useful tips on where you can find additional information or advice.
Making a Strong Start in University Life
With the programme “A strong start in university life” the Central Student Advisory Office offers all students a comprehensive range of courses to acquire degree-related self-management skills, and to provide support in difficult phases of their degree course.
Get your Library Tote Bag
The popular library tote bags will be distributed free of charge at the start of the semester.
Fitness programmes of heiMOVE and Univital
The fitness programmes of heiMOVE and Univital offer many ways of staying active when starting out at university. On our YouTube channel there are over 70 cost-free videos full of challenges and workouts, to name but a few. It is also worth taking a look at our websites – there you will find a large selection of sports and health-related options.
Studying during Corona
Making new friends, and getting back into the lecture hall - these are things that due to the pandemic, are only possible to a limited degree for students in any academic semester. Online teaching has become the new normal. With the input of colleagues from the Central Student Advisory Office, we’ll discuss ways to establish a routine, deal with challenges, and make the most of self-help strategies to ensure a successful course of studies during these extraordinary times.