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Corona and studies

FAQs for students (is continuously updated)

Due to the current corona pandemic, there are currently changes and restrictions in the area of activity of the Studentenwerk. Below you will find an overview of how you can use our services. Please note that changes can be made at short notice at any time.



The service points in the student houses in Frankfurt (Oder) and Cottbus are open to the public:
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 9 am-3pm, Tuesday 9 am-4pm, Friday 9 am-12pm.

Servicepoint Frankfurt (Oder)
0335 56509-90 |

Servicepoint Cottbus
0355 7821-588 |



Moving into our affordable and fully equipped residential complexes in Eberswalde, Cottbus, Frankfurt (Oder) and Senftenberg is possible without restrictions. You can obtain information on this from our dormitory administration (visiting hours: Tuesday 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. or by e-mail or telephone). It goes to the application here .

Please note the in the residential complexes hygiene rules .



We currently offer lunch in the following canteens:

Europaplatz (Frankfurt): Monday – Friday 11:30 am – 2:00 pm

Eberswalde: Monday – Friday 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Sachsendorf (Cottbus): Monday – Friday 12 p.m. – 2 p.m.

Senftenberg: Monday – Friday 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Due to the renovation, an interim canteen is currently being built on the central campus in Cottbus. This should be open from the beginning of October. In the meantime, please use our cafeteria in Sachsendorf.



BAföG can be applied for as usual. You can reach our clerks by phone or email. Please make an appointment for a personal consultation.

You can submit applications online put or download.



Please contact our service points in Frankfurt (Oder) or Cottbus (see above) with your questions.



The “Anne Frank” day care center in Cottbus is open from 7 am to 5:30 pm.


General rules of conduct

The spread of the coronavirus can only be slowed down with solidarity and decisive measures. Avoid direct social contacts and pay attention to the general ones hygiene tips .

You can also obtain further information from:
– of the Federal headquarters for health education
– the Robert Koch Institute .