Welcome Office

First questions regarding everyday life can be answered by our student assistants at the infotheque in the Café Couleur. They can give you advice on further offers and contacts for specific questions and problems.

Furthermore, you can get information about the Brücke programme as well as information about the University and city of Münster.

Opening hours:

10 - 22 o’clock (during the semester)
11 - 17 o’clock (during vacacions)

Phone number: 0251 - 83 22229

Advice for international students

At the counselling office foreign students get help regarding specific problems like:
- Questions regarding visa
- Accommodation
- Problems with your studies
- Administration
- Funding

Consultation Hours:

Please make an appointment via mail or phone!

During the open consultation hours (Thursdays: 11 am - 1 pm) you can drop in without appointment.


Verena Stenzel
Room 104 (1st floor)

Phone: 0251 - 83 21879
E-mail: verena.stenzel@wwu.de

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Residency support/Information about BaföG Applications for refugees

Recognized refugees who study at Münster University (in language courses or study programmes), can get information and support regarding their BAföG application.

International students who have problems regarding the extension of their residence permit can get help here as well.

Consultation Hours:

Tuesdays: 14 - 17 o‘clock
Thursdays: 10.30 - 15 o'clock


Iris Beckmann-Wewer
Room 209 (2nd floor)

Phone: 0251 - 83 22364
E-mail: bruecke.behoerdenbegleitung@wwu.de