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Questions regarding the use of facilities

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1. Do I have to wear a mask at the University? Expand entry

Currently, masks are not mandatory at Friedrich Schiller University. However, it is still strongly recommended to wear a qualified mouth-nose protection (medical/FFP2 mask) inside the university – especially in larger groups and if the minimum distance of 1.5 metres cannot be maintained.

A video on how to wear best and handle FFP2-masks can be found here (German only). 

2. Detecting chains of infection Expand entry

Contact tracking via QRoniton is suspended until further notice. We strongly recommend you use the federal government's Corona-Warn-App. If this is used by everyone, it is a very effective tool for breaking chains of infection at an early stage.

3. How can I get a workstation with access to the internet? Expand entry

In order to support students of our University in participating in online lectures, the number of study spaces with internet access has been extended.

4. Dining halls and cafeterias Expand entry

You can find out which dining halls and cafeterias are currently open on the website of the Studierendenwerk Thüringen. Only cashless payment is accepted.

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5. Using the ThULB’s services Expand entry

The branch libraries of the ThULB are open. Wearing a mask is strongly recommended here as well. The designated hygiene and infection protection rules are to be observed.

Work stations can be used both with and without reservation. Group study rooms and single study rooms (Carrels) must be booked in advance.

Introductions to the library are offered both on-site and online.

Further information is available on the website of the ThULB.

Student Service Centre
Opening hours:
Monday 10 - 12
Tuesday 13 - 15
Wednesday 10 - 12
Thursday 13 - 15
Friday 10 - 12

Updates / adjustments may occur at any time. Thank you for your understanding!

We currently provide advice and handle your concern solely also via phone and service desk.

You can reach us by phone
Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 11:00
Postal address:
Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
07737 Jena
Central Student Advisory Service
Office hours:
We offer consultations and the handling of your concerns in person, via video chat or telephone. Appointments can be made by phone or via service desk.

Consultation hours:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 9:00 to 12:20, Tuesday 14:00 to 18:00 and on Wednesday and Thursday from 14:00 to 16:00.
Video chat:
Videochat Zeiten
Monday to Friday 12.30 to 13:00
Videochat Passwort
General Social Counselling