Information for University of Potsdam members regarding the coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2)

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On this page the directorate of the University of Potsdam informs about current measures and information in connection with the novel corona virus (SARS-CoV-2). The Coronavirus website is updated regularly.


Current information – compact

4 August 2020

Continuing at a distance! Normal operations not possible yet at the University of Potsdam

With the distance and hygiene regulations still in place, no more than a quarter of the courses in the winter semester can be offered in face-to-face formats. This is the realistic assessment of the room planning experts, who are currently making the most of the available capacities.

video blog (episode 13)

14 July 2020

Space planning for the winter semester in full swing

Survey on the digital summer semester offers valuable results. They are to be incorporated into any further planning.

video blog (episode 12)

25 June 2020

Celebratory, but digital: A different kind of graduation ceremony!

The plans for the winter semester 2020/21 are also taking shape. The President of the University of Potsdam announces that there is to be considerably more on-site teaching.

video blog (episode 11)


Additional information

Studies and Teaching

Current information on the effects of the corona crisis on studies and teaching

Employees

Important information for the employees of the University of Potsdam

Current information

All current information in connection with the coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2)

Contributions on the corona pandemic

Interviews with members and researchers from the University of Potsdam


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

What can I do by myself for preventative?

What to do in suspected cases

Important instructions

  • All members of the university are asked to ensure that conduct towards other people is not marked by prejudice or discrimination stemming from fear, uncertainty, or hysteria.
  • We kindly ask you to refrain from submitting individual questions for the time being. If absolutely necessary, you can contact krisenstab-coronauni-potsdamde
  • The situation is extremely prone to changes, which means that adjustments or further decisions will need to be made. Please keep yourself informed on current decisions and developments by visiting the mentioned websites on a regular basis.