7 October 2021 - IT for studentsOfferings for the Start of the Winter Semester

Welcome to Heidelberg University! To kick off the new semester, the URZ is offering information sessions for new students to help them get to know our essential IT services.

If you are interested in an overview of the most important IT services for your studies, you can participate in our digital lectures or visit the URZ booth during this year's Welcome Days.

Student with a laptop on the lawn of the courtyard of the New University

Online presentation on 13. and 14.10.

The most important IT Services from the URZ for students

Uni ID, eduroam, LSF, heiBOX, Moodle and much more – the University Computing Centre (Universitätsrechenzentrum, URZ) offers a multitude of IT services for students. Many of these services are essential for a successful study experience and facilitate everyday student life in a wide variety of ways.

In the online presentations, the most important IT Services for your studies will be introduced and briefly explained. In addition, you will learn about the URZ's contact points and support services.

Presenters: Nico Schmitt, URZ (DE) und Cornelia Schmidt, URZ (EN)

  • 13.10. from 10.15 -11.00
    Orientation Days for international students: online presentation in German and then in English

  • 14.10. from 11:00-12:00:
    Online presentation for the beginning of your studies (in German)

Welcome Day on 18.10.

In the Triplex Canteen you can get information about the service and consultation offerings at Heidelberg University. Get to know the University Computing Centre, the Central Student Advisory Office / Career Service,  the University Sports Centre, the University Library, the Press Office and many more institutions that will accompany in your day-to-day student life.

  • 18.10. from 10:45 -13:00:
     Information booth in the Triplex Canteen.

Here for you: Your IT Service

The IT Service provides competent support and advice for all URZ services. Our service team can be reached by telephone, contact form, email and in person at two IT Service Points (at the URZ in Im Neuenheimer Feld 330 and in the University Library in the Altstadt).

For the start of the semester, the IT Service Point in the University Library is offering longer opening hours: Mon., Tue., Thu. 8:30-12:00 and 13:00-16:00.