Studying with a disability and/or a chronic illness

Our cross-university Psycho-Social Advisory Service offers support and advice to people with a disability and/or chronic illness, so that they, too, can successfully complete their studies.

Andrea Porz 1100 hoch web Frank Steffens 0996 hoch web
Andrea Porz  Frank Steffens

All construction projects (catering facilities, halls of residence, day nurseries, service points, parking lots) are generally implemented barrier-free. People with a disability receive individual support in our catering facilities when food is served and transported (waiter service). Click here for all information regarding catering.

For disabled students we offer specially designed rooms or apartments in all of our halls of residence. For more information click here.

In case of severe disability you can get back the contribution for the semester ticket. Please contact Ute Stein-Kanis. In addition please fill in the standard form below:

Here you can find a pdf file with guidelines for students with a disability and/or chronic illness (in German Language):

Network "Studying with a disability/chronic disease"

Advisors at the University of Koblenz, the Koblenz University of Applied Sciences (Hochschule Koblenz) as well as student representatives provide information on whatever your priorities are. Information on this network can be found in the flyer (in German language) below:

Qualified officials ensure support and disadvantage compensation for students with a disability and/or chronic illness within the university.

Contact Person at the university of Koblenz, Campus Metternich

Your contact person at Koblenz University of Applied Science 

Information of the German National Association for Student Affairs on the subject "studies and disabilites"

Contact: Studying with a disability

Porz, Andrea Porz, Andrea Beratung im Studierendenwerk
Steffens, Frank Steffens, Frank Beratung im Studierendenwerk
Stein-Kanis, Ute Stein-Kanis, Ute KfW-Studienkredit | Rückerstattung Semesterticket bei Schwerbehinderung