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Central counseling services in times of Corona

The Student Services Center has been re-opened for in-person services on August 16, 2021! 

The Info Service Studium can be reached, as usual, by phone during weekdays and also replies to email inquiries.

Depending on your own preference, you can get in touch with Academic Advising either by phone, email, or chat. They also offer video chat appointments after a first introductory session.

Psychological Counseling also offers appointments, either by phone or, if necessary, in their offices, adhering to all hygiene guidelines. Please send them an email if you are interested in an in-person counselling session.

Tips on how to deal with stress and anxiety caused by the COVID-19 pandemic can be found here: How to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic


Of course, Freie Universität’s department, central institutes and other offices and facilities also offer various counseling services. Go to the departments and central institutes’ websites to find out more about the services offered by the departmental advising offices, the study and examination offices, and the student-run counseling offices. If you do not know which department or central institute your study program is affiliated with, take a look at the overview of study programs and click on your own program:

Freie Universität’s Dual Career & Family Service offers counseling for students with children and can be reached by phone or email.