COVID-19 Pandemic

Curbing the pandemic presents a great challenge to all of us. For many the current situation not only entails health risks, but raises questions and insecurities at the same time. On this page students can find information on the current situation and on new developments at the Kunsthochschule Kassel.

To keep yourself informed and up to date on how to deal with the coronavirus, please regularly check the University of Kassel’s website: At this link you can find a thorough list of FAQs on how students, teachers, and staff should deal with corona.

The rector’s office at the Kunsthochschule is also available for further questions by email (kunsthochschule[at]

Where can I find counseling and support?

Social and psychological counseling:

Psychological counseling
Studierendenwerk Kassel
„Immer ein offenes Ohr“ (PDF-Flyer)

Corona hotline
Institute for Psychology, University of Kassel

Telephone counseling
24 hours 365 days a year (free of charge)
0800 111 0 111
0800 111 0 222
0800 116 123

Further support and assistance opportunities

Student financing:

Counseling on student financing

BAföG Office Kassel

Federal Ministry of Education and Research
Tips and current information on BAföG.

KfW student loans

Interim aid
Subsidies from the Studierendenwerke for students who receive no BAföG.

Further support opportunities:
Competitions & Scholarships for Art and Culture Producers