Offenburg University encourages international students to immerse themselves in German daily life and culture. The International Center offers an eclectic cultural program, which includes excursions to local sights and attractions as well as farther trips to places in Germany, Switzerland and France.
If you wish to participate in any one of the following activities, be sure to observe the deadlines for those that require registration. Such events are on a first-come, first-served basis, so that students who do not register in time may have to be turned down.
2019 Summer Semester Events
- Thursday, March 21, 2019: Spring Get-Together with the Senior Service
- Tuesday, April 2, 2019: Worldcafé
- Sunday, April 28, 2019: Excursion to Mannheim and Schwetzingen
- Tuesday, May 7, 2019: Worldcafé
- Sunday, May 19, 2019: Hiking tour in the Black Forest with the Senior Service
- Tuesday, June 4, 2019: Worldcafé
- Friday, June 28, 2019: Miniature Golf Tournament with the Senior Service
- Saturday, July 20 - Monday, July 22: Excursion to Neuschwanstein and Munich
Other Important Events
- Monday, March 11, 2019: Excursion of the Graduate School to the Basler Morgenstreich (Swiss Carnival) in Basel
- Wednesday, April 10, 2019: Students Plenary Meeting (Offenburg at 09:45 a.m., Gengenbach at 11:35 a.m.)
- Friday, April 12, 2019: Graduation Ceremony
- Wednesday, May 22, 2019: University Sports Day
- Thursday, March 21 - Sunday, March 24, 2019: Jazz Nights at the castle "Schloss Staufenberg"
- Sunday, April 7, 2019: Shops in Offenburg are open on Sunday
- Wednesday, May 15, 2019: Kamehameha Festival Offenburg
- Friday, June 21, 2019: "Fête de la Musique" Strasbourg
- Saturday, July 6 - Sunday, July 7, 2019: International Festival Offenburg
- Thursday, July 18 - 21, 2019: "StadtLesen", Reading Festival at the Offenburg Market Square
- Saturday, August 31, 2019: White Dinner Offenburg
Cultural Events in the Region
Events in the Ortenau region: www.ortenaukultur.de
Events in the border triangle of France, Germany and Switzerland: http://www.szenik.eu/de/
Sports offered at Offenburg University
The sports' program at the university is coordinated by the students' union. Here's an overview of the sports' activities offered.