Please take a moment to read the new arrangements set out in the University’s updated Hygiene and Infectious Disease Concept. We have summarised the most important aspects in emails sent to all students and staff.

News

The University’s crisis management team will provide regular updates here.

Information about coronavirus

Opening of the Payment Office

The Payment Office reopened on 11 August 2020.

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Information about coronavirus

Opening of the Leibniz Forum

From 3 August, the entrances to the Leibniz Forum will be open again during the usual opening hours.

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Information about coronavirus

37 per Cent Drink More Alcohol Than Before

Germans consumed more alcohol during the coronavirus crisis than before. Jörg Graf, our university’s Commissioner for Substance Abuse, would like to raise awareness of this. In a recent, non-representative online survey conducted by the Central Institute of Mental Health in Mannheim in cooperation...

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Leipzig University Sports Hall Converted for Exams

One of the large sports halls on the Jahnallee campus has been converted into an examination hall for the next three weeks so that written examinations can be held despite the current rules on social distancing. The Ernst Grube Hall has been modified to allow up to 387 students to sit an exam at any...

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Information for Staff and Students

We take the health of our students, staff and guests very seriously. Please find current information and advice below. Members of the crisis management team set up under the University’s pandemic plan are liaising on a daily basis.

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Further Information

Further Links

  • Latest infection figures in Leipzig:
    WWW.LEIPZIG.De (EN)

  • What to do if you have a suspected case of coronavirus:
    WWW.LEIPZIG.De (EN)

  • Robert Koch Institute: Answers to frequently asked questions about the pandemic
    LEARN MORE (DE)

  • Risk calculator provided by the Max Planck Institute for Chemistry: aerosol transmission of COVID-19 and risk of infection in enclosed spaces
    Learn more (DE)

  • Federal Centre for Health Education (BZgA)
    Learn more (DE)
  • The Federal Centre for Health Education (BZgA) provides infographics on protecting against infection and appropriate hygiene measures.
    LEARN MORE (DE)
  • World Health Organisation
    LEARN MORE (EN)
  • Federal Ministry of Health
    LEARN MORE (EN)
  • Information from the Free State of Saxony
    WWW.CORONAVIRUS.SACHSEN.De (DE)
  • Leipzig University Hospital
    LEARN MORE (DE)
  • John Hopkins University, Baltimore, has published a map showing the spread of coronavirus. Besides listing and classifying the confirmed cases, it also provides statistics, for example on the infection rate and recovery numbers.
    LEARN MORE (EN)

Leipzig University hotline

Service for staff and students of the University only. The hotline was primarily set up to answer organisational questions or pass these on to the responsible departments. Please DO NOT call with medical or other questions. We are UNABLE to forward calls to Leipzig University Hospital (UKL) or other medical staff. Thank you for your cooperation.
+493419738888
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Umweltschutz und Arbeitssicherheit

Verwaltungsgebäude
Ritterstraße 24
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-30360
Fax: +49 341 97-30369

City of Leipzig
Coronavirus and service hotline
Daily 8am–6pm
+493411230

Staff Medical Officers
We kindly ask staff to address their questions to our occupational health physicians (Mitteldeutsches Institut für Arbeitsmedizin, MIA).
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