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First steps at Freie Universität Berlin

In a nutshell: How to have a successful start at Freie Universität Berlin

Since all official university emails will be sent to your official FU email address and certain email inquiries will be sorted out by the system if they are not sent from an FU address, this step is particularly important. Moreover, your FU-Account gives you access to various platforms, features and services. A full list of those can be found here: What is the FU-account?
To learn more about what you can use your Campuscard for, go to Semester documents, Campuscard, and re-registration
  • Go to the cafeteria and charge your Campuscard (use the card machine or go to the checkout counter inside the cafeteria)

You can also take a look at the Checklist that we have put together for you in this OSA.