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Welcome Day October 2022
Ready for a new stage in your life? Please find below all the information you need to register for our Welcome Day: our university's event to make new contacts and get to know the campus before you officially start your studies.
Welcome to SRH University Heidelberg
How wonderful that you have decided to study at our university and for giving us the opportunity to accompany you on an important part of your life. We are looking forward to getting to know you and supporting you in achieving your personal goals. You are probably already a little excited, looking forward to new friendships and experiences, and wondering what studying will be like. That's why this page gives you an overview of our Welcome Day: the event that gets you ready for your studies and gives you a relaxed start into your first semester.
Make new contacts
You want to start networking already? Then join our Facebook group "SRH International & ERASMUS Students" and exchange ideas with future fellow students. You can also find lots of other valuable information for your start at our university on our Instagram channel @hsheidelberg.
Step by step to enrolment
Below please find a step-by-step instructions on how to enroll at our university and how to register with the city for semester start in October 2022.
Central programme Are you ready to start?
Our Welcome Days begin on October 4th, 2022, with an interactive campus rally: In a small group with other freshmen students, you will explore the campus and the university, solve small tasks together and make first contacts with your professors and fellow students. In the days that follow, you will get to know your faculty and the university's procedures. You can choose whether you want to experience Welcome Days in person on campus or - because you belong to a risk group or cannot travel to Germany just yet - take part in the digital campus rally.
We are pleased to be able to invite you personally to our Welcome Day event on our campus, despite Corona. We therefore ask for your understanding that we will comply with all applicable hygiene and protection measures during the event and therefore, for example, conduct the interactive campus rally in small groups. To register for the event, you can choose between different time slots. Then, in preparation, you will receive a Welcome Day package from us by mail (only for valid addresses within Germany and registrations until 18th of September] at the end of September, containing all relevant information about your personal schedule and your personal badge.
Please bring your personalised badge with you on the day of the event. You will need the badge during the Welcome Day for the following activities:
- Check-in Campus Rally
- Picking up your welcome gift
- Picking up your student ID card
Finally, we kindly ask you to be at the university (entrance of the SRH University Heidelberg, Ludwig-Guttmann-Str. 6, 69123 Heidelberg) on time on the day of the event so that your first day at the university can start as relaxed and smoothly as possible. We look forward to seeing you!
All freshmen students who are currently unable to travel to Germany due to the Corona pandemic, as well as those who are at risk, have the opportunity to take part in our virtual campus rally.
After you have successfully registered, you will receive your individual access data by e-mail at the end of September. Our digital campus rally will take place via the video conferencing tool "MS Teams" - no registration or account creation is necessary. You can log in comfortably via the respective meeting link from your PC, laptop or mobile device.
To make it easier for you to start your studies, we are offering you a central IT, library and Moodle introduction on 5 October. During the 90-minute event, you will gain a comprehensive insight into the use of the various tools and services, get to know our contact persons and also have the opportunity to ask any questions you may still have.
Registration Register online until 1st of October and get started:
Please enter your personal Welcomeday code in the field below, which you received in your Wecomeday e-mail from us. If you don't find an email in your inbox, please also check your SPAM folder.
Receive your Freshmen Welcome Gift
It pays to be on time: If you register online by midnight on September, 26, 2022, you will receive a free SRH hoodie in the new design! You will receive the hoodie during the Welcome Day at our university.
Welcome We welcome you to our campus.
Make up your own mind Impressions of our last Welcome Day
Decentralised Programme Your further programme at a glance
Here you can find all of our decentralised programmes at a glance. If your faculty-specific programme isn't yet available, please check our website again in the coming days.
School of Business
School of Engineering and Architecture
School of Information, Media and Design
How to get to our campus
From the direction of Frankfurt or Mannheim or Karlsruhe:Please use the A5 motorway. Follow the signs at Heidelberger Kreuz, direction Heidelberg. At the end of the motorway there are traffic lights where you have to turn left. At the next set of traffic lights, also turn left onto Mannheimer Straße. On Mannheimer Straße, follow the signs to our company and turn left into Ludwig-Guttmann-Straße.
From the direction of Wiesloch/Bruchsal or Weinheim:
Follow the B3 and then the signs to Heidelberg/Wieblingen.
From the direction of Neckargemünd:
Follow the B37 and then in Heidelberg follow the signs to Wieblingen.
BY PUBLIC TRANSPORT
If you are travelling by Deutsche Bahn:
Travel to Heidelberg main station. There you can take tram line 5 (direction Mannheim) to the stop "SRH Campus" or bus line 34 (direction Wieblingen) to the stop "Bonhoefferstraße".