Student Service Center of the University of Rostock

The Student Service Center contains all the important information and counseling services offered by various institutions for students and students.

Student Advisory Service | Course offerings | Application | Enrollment | Change of study | Admission | Entry requirements | Selection process | Waiting time | International | Financing Studies | Study organization | Timetable creation | Housing | Studying with a child | Certificates (BaföG, health insurance, etc.) | Registration for courses | Re-register | Student ID | Leave of absence | Second / secondary listeners | Psychological, social & legal advice | De-registration | Professional orientation | Application coaching | Career planning | Part-time jobs | Starting a Career

Please consult the Info Service first.


Clarify concerns, get brief information

The Info-Service is the central contact point for prospective and current students found in the Student Service Center of the University of Rostock. If you are looking for advice, please contact here first. Often the question can be clarified with a brief information. If necessary, specialized contact persons will be referred to.

Phone Consultations:
Monday till Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. | Friday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. | 
Phone: +49 381 498-1230

Office hours (Parkstraße 6, 18057 Rostock):
Monday till Thursday
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. | Friday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Chat: On many websites of the Student Service Center you can also reach us during our office hours via chat. At the bottom right look for the speech bubble button.
At your request we are also able to arrange an appointment outside our regular opening hours. Please contact us via email in advance. 

Email: studiumuni-rostockde

Further information and specialized contact persons at the Student Service Center (SSC)

If a request in the information service can not be completly clarified, you will be forwarded to the responsible employee. A specialized contact person can be contacted at the student service center during the opening hours listed below.

Opening hours during Christmas

The Student Service Center will be closed from 22 December 2023 to 01 January 2024. Normal office hours will resume on 02 January 2024.


Student's office

Re-registration, Leave of absence, Exmatriculation

Mail: studierendensekretariatuni-rostockde

Opening hours:

Tue. 10 a.m. - 12 a.m.
Thu.  2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

More information ► Im Studium

Student's office

Application, Enrolment

Mail: studierendensekretariatuni-rostockde

Opening hours:

Tue. 10 a.m. - 12 a.m.
Thu.  2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

More information ► Im Studium

Student Advisory Service

Orientation, Counselling, Changing Study courses

Mail: studiumuni-rostockde

Opening hours:

Tuesday 10 a.m. - 12 a.m. & 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Thursday  10 a.m. - 12 a.m. & 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Friday (only by phone and online) 10 a.m. - 12 a.m.

Phone +49 381 498-1234

More information ► Im Studium

Careers Service

Career counselling, company contacts, additional qualifications

Consultations, on-site or online, by prior appointment by mail or phone

Phone +49 381 498-1251

see also ► Careers Service

Federal Employment Agency

Student Jobs & Career Entry

For the duration of the limited operation, there is no on-site consultation time.

But you can contact the team for the placement of graduates:


see also ► Arbeitsagentur

Federal Employment Agency

International Placement Services (ZAV - Zentrale Auslands- und Fachvermittlung)

The ZAV advises non-German students (EU/ non-EU) about application, job market and career entry in Germany.

More information you will find at ZAV

International Affairs

Incoming & Outgoing


Rostock International House (Kröpeliner Straße 29)


Welcome Center for international visiting scientists and doctoral students
SSC (Parkstr. 6) Room 219

opening hours

more information ► Welcome Center


Refugees / Flüchtlinge

Opening hours at the Rostock International House (Kröpeliner Straße 29)
Tue.  9 a.m. - 12 a.m. and 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Thu.  9 a.m. - 12 a.m.

Opening hours at the Welcome Center (Parkstraße 6, room 220)
Wed. 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Thu. 9 a.m. - 12.a.m.

more information ► Refugees

Advice on dormitories

Office hours are held at St.-Georg-Straße.

More information ► here.

Social Counseling

The social counseling is also the first contact to all the consulting services offered by the Studierendenwerk Rostock-Wismar (psychological and legal advice).

More information ► here.

Psychological Consultation

The consultation is offered to anyone who thinks that they can no longer cope with everyday stress and / or study stress.

More information ► here.

Legal Advice

The focus of the free legal advice is on legal issues or difficulties related to the study situation and / or private life.

More information ► here.


Please make an appointement beforehand via telephone or email

More information ► Deutschlandstipendium

Center for Entrepreneurship (ZfE)

Intra- and Entrepreneurship, company succession

Appointment arrangement by telephone or email.

More information ►  ZfE


Central Audit Office for pedagogic students (ZPA)

SSC (Parkstr. 6), room 10

consultation hours

More information ► ZPA

Facilities of the university participating in the Student Service Center

External co-operation partners involved in the Student Service Center