Coronavirus (Covid-19): current information for members of Osnabrück University of Applied Sciences


Overview (as of July 2, 2021)

  • With the exception of the Institute for Music and the buildings of the library locations, all buildings of the university are closed. The use of seminar rooms or self-study areas is not possible.
  • Face-to-face examinations and colloquia as well as face-to-face events of the following types and according to the schedule of the faculties / the Institute for Music may take place:
    • Laboratory internships and similar stored practical modules (outdoor etc.) in small groups as well as necessary laboratory work in the context of studies, final and project work
    • Exam reviews according to plan and agreement
    • Art work during the course according to plan and arrangement
  • Mask requirements inside all buildings of Osnabrück University of Applied Sciences. A minimum distance of 1.5m must be kept at all times.
  • All locations of the university library are open to Osnabrbrück University of Applied Sciences members in compliance with the applicable hygiene regulations to protect against the corona pandemic.
    • Opening hours:
      Campus Westerberg: Mon - Fri 09.00 - 20.00, Sat 10.00 - 14.00
      Campus Haste and Lingen: Mon - Fri 09.00 - 18.00, Sat 10.00 - 14.00
    • Admission in all libraries until 15 min before closing time.
    • The library may only be entered with a medical mask (surgical mask or FFP2 mask). So-called everyday masks are no longer allowed.
    • Access to the library requires a daily updated SARS-CoV-2 antigen self-test with a negative result, a complete vaccination 14 days ago or a confirmed recovery (in the last 6 months).
  • All public university events outside of teaching, such as specialist conferences and colloquia with external participants, will not take place in attendance at the moment.

In the event of last-minute changes, we will also inform you of the latest news by email. Please check your e-mail inbox regularly.

You can find the assessment of the Robert Koch Institute, the central institution of the federal government in the field of disease monitoring and prevention, of the current situation in Germany and the world here.

Information on how to proceed in the event of Corona (suspected) cases

Actual situation and general regulations of Osnabrück University of Applied Sciences

Information for students

Information for lecturers and staff

Further information on the coronavirus

Sources of information


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