Families and children

The University of Münster was certified as a 'family-friendly' university in June 2008. This distinction honours the University's efforts to make its personnel policies and academic organisation more family-friendly. If you are a student or employee of the University with children, visit our family portal for more information and advising services.

Family room in the University Library
© ULB - Jens Unkenholz

Family rooms

The University of Münster provides family rooms, breastfeeding and nappy-changing rooms in facilities all around campus. For example,  at the University Library (see photo).

Girl with books at a desk
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International Families

Bringing your family to Germany requires a lot of planning. The Welcome Centre of the International Office has put together some useful information for families coming to Münster to try to make the process easier.