Information Desk
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Information desk

Our student assistants at the Information Desk ("Infotheke") at Café Couleur can answer any questions you have about life at university and in Münster. You can also receive helpful tips, information about upcoming events, and further contacts for help with specific problems.

You will also find a wide range of information on services and events offered at "Die Brücke" as well as info materials on events and organisations on campus and in the city of Münster.

Opening hours:

10 am – 6 pm (during the lecture period)
11 am – 5 pm (during holidays)

Tel: +49 251 83-22229

The information desk is available online via Facebook Monday to Friday from 11 am to 5 pm

For further questions please contact

Advice for international students

Our staff offers support and advice on a wide variety of study-related and social problems, e.g.:

- problems of daily life in Münster/Germany
- general problems at university
- obtaining financial aid
- getting health insurance and dealing with formalities (Foreigners' Registration Office)

Consultation hours:

Please make an appointment by email or phone.

Verena Stenzel
Rm. 104 (1st floor)

Tel: +49 251 83-21879

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Residency support

Recognised refugees who study at the University of Münster (in language courses or degree programmes) can receive information and assistance regarding their BAföG application.

We also help international students who are having problems extending their residence permit.

Consultation hours:

Tuesday, 2 pm – 5 pm
Thursday, 11 am – 3 pm

Consultation will take place by mail or phone.


Iris Beckmann-Wewer
Rm. 209 (2nd floor)

Tel: +49 251 83-22364