1. General services

Live and study in a family-friendly environment

On this page you will find an overview of our offers for students with children, including, for instance, individual consultation services and the flexible childcare programme “Plan B”.

1. Advice for “studying with children” and financing your studies

Are you a new student at the university and also a parent? Are you becoming parents or planning to start a family?

Comprehensive information around the topic of studying with children is available from Christiane Harmsen in the Office for Equal Opportunity, Family Affairs and Diversity. If you are looking for advice on financial matters, please contact Marlies Piper from Seezeit Social Services.

Who to contact
familie@uni-konstanz.de
and sozialberatung@seezeit.com

2. Room for breastfeeding and changing diapers: K 501

The room K 501, located below the Mensa (canteen), is tranquil and ideal if you need to breastfeed, change your baby’s diapers or if your child needs space to play. It is open Mondays to Fridays from 7:00-21:00 and has an in-house phone line (extension -5045). If you want to visit the room on a Saturday, please email us in advance.
Who to contact
familie@uni-konstanz.de

3. Copy card

Who to contact
Students with children can request one copy card worth € 10 per semester if they also apply for StEP or present their StEP. You will need to make a deposit of € 10.  You can collect your copy card from the Office for Equal Opportunity, Family Affairs and Diversity (room E 602). If you need to travel a long way to the university or just to collect your copy card, please email or phone in advance.
Who to contact
sekretariat-rgf@uni-konstanz.de or phone +49 7531 88 3055

4. Plan B - flexible childcare services

Who to contact
Plan B encompasses all measures offered in the University of Konstanz’s flexible childcare programme. About Plan B...