Questions and answers about the coronavirus for students and instructors

Opening hours

Opening hours for the main HAW Hamburg buildings

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Are the cafeterias open? (Updated: 14 December 2020)

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How can I get my HVV semester ticket or my chip card in the current situation?

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Can I still use the HAW Hamburg libraries? (Updated: 7 January 2021)

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Course organisation and exams

Which regulations are in place regarding on-campus teaching and exams? (Updated: 25 January 2021)

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Which hygiene measures are required during on-campus exams? (Updated: 3 February 2021)

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How are online exams being carried out (e.g. open-book exams)? (Updated: 3 February 2021)

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Is it possible to use study rooms at the university? (Updated: 3 February 2021)

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How is contact information for on-campus courses being collected? (Updated: 2 December 2020)

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Which regulations are in place for practical activities in laboratories and workshops? (Updated: 3 February 2021)

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How has winter semester 2020/21 been organised? (Updated: 3 February 2021)

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Where can I find information about the application process for summer semester 2020/21?

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Are plans also being made for summer semester 2021?

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Financial support and advising offers

Is interim financial aid still available for students who are experiencing particularly acute financial need? (Updated: 23 November 2020)

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Has the standard period of study been changed due to the corona pandemic and can I receive BAföG for a longer period of time? (Updated: 13 January 2021)

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Where can I access student advising services?

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How can disadvantages for students with health-related issues be avoided?

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