Welcome Week

Winter semester 2023/24

The Welcome Center offers several orientation events for new international students each semester.

The Welcome Week for winter semester 2023/24 will take place in the week of October 16 - 20, 2023. You will find information about the Welcome Week on these web pages (scroll down); in due time the exakt dates will be added as they are planned.


Online Campus Tour

This tour is available at any time and you can already take a short tour of the Saarbrücken campus now before your arrival.
Please note that the opening hours given in the presentation are not all accurate, as this changes a lot due to the pandemic. Please verify the opening hours for each office or libary, before your visit.

Start the Online Campus Tour

Discover Saarland

Our Centre for International Students (ZiS) made a little collection of the most beautiful destinations in Saarland for you.

Discover Saarbrücken & Saarland

Please also check out the information provided by:

Zentrum für internationale Studierende (ZiS)

Erasmus Student Network (ESN)

Orientation Sessions

The link to each event will be provided some time before the start. You can then find the link to each event below.

The main Welcome Week will be held in the week of October 16 - 20. However, for students who arrive earlier we already offer the first orientation once in September and early October, so you can learn already about the first formalities to do when you arrive.