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Students Mentor New Students

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The best experts on getting started at university are our own students; after all, they went through it themselves just one, two or three years ago. You should take advantage of the opportunities presented by numerous student contacts when you begin studying at the University of Potsdam and ask them about the challenges ahead. 

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Workshops & Tours

Before you start your studies, our student advisors offer various orientation services.

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New International Students

There are additional services for international students who are beginning their university studies.

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Tutorials & Departmental Committees

Many departments offer orientation tutorials for new students. Many Departmental Student Representative Committees also organize special events for first-semester students.