First-year students information


For QUESTIONS please call: 030 477 05 -342 or 324


The matriculation ceremony :
October 17, 2022 at 10:00 in our garden of the kunsthochschule!


student advisory service / introductory week
Period: 17. - 20. October 2022
Time: 10:00 - 14:00 hrs
Location: room A1.08 and A 1.03 (administration 1st floor).

Individual consultations and group consultations with max 3 persons possible.

For a confidential one-on-one consultation (online or on-site), simply email a suggested appointment time (Mon - Thu 9.00 am - 3.00 pm).


Our online consulting hours

Period: October 17 - 20, 2022
Times: Mon and Thurs from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Tue 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

For a one-on-one confidential consultation, simply email a suggested appointment time (Mon -Thurs 9.00 - 15.00 h).

Dear Students!

You are all welcome to attend the matriculation ceremony on October 17, 2022 at 10:00 in our garden of the kunsthochschule! On this day you will be introduced to your studies and assigned to the foundation courses.

You can access the course catalog for theory and history here.
On 18.10. will be the information meeting about the theory courses in the garden of the university. (You will find the exact time here in a timely manner.)

You can download the dates for the full meetings of the departments (for master and higher students) at beginning of October here: PLENARY MEETINGS! 

Important information about the study program and opportunities at the Weissensee Kunsthochschule can be found  at beginning of October in our study start brochure!



Susan Lipp and Friederike Schwemin will be happy to help you in these unusual and difficult times, also with study-related burdens and problems such as uncertainties in the digital semester or about the choice of courses, postponement behaviour, exam nerves, problems with graduation and study difficulties.

The student advisory service is also happy to support you in cases of mental or chronic illness or disability and will work with you to find solutions.

Please send your request by e-mail or contact us by phone at: Tel: 030 47705 -342 or -324 (Mon - Fri 9 am - 3 pm). Personal consultation hours are only possible by appointment.


Important answers to your questions due to the pandemic:


In addition, the studierendeWERK BERLIN offers free professional psychosocial counseling for all Weißensee students:


Studying with child
Susan Lipp will be happy to assist you in organizing maternity leave, parental leave and childcare. Click here for the website "Studieren mit Kind".

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The Referent_innenRat (student Advisory System) of the Humboldt University Berlin also offers a wide range of counseling services for Weißensee students:



Susan Lipp & Friederike Schwemin
general course guidance

weissensee academy of art berlin
Bühringstr. 20 - 13086 Berlin

Please send your request by mail or contact us by phone at:
Tel: 030 47705 -342 or -324 (Mon - Thu 9am - 3 pm). 

For a confidential counseling (online or on site) just send an e-mail with your appointment suggestion (Mon - Thu 9am - 3 pm). 

The Student advisory service has collected a lot of important information in the study information brochure, information and tips on everyday study life and working conditions at the weissensee academy of art berlin as well as important tips on everyday academic life. 

Plenary meetings in the departments in WiSe 23/24

Here you will find all the dates for the plenary meetings of the departments for students from the 3rd semester and all those who start the master.

For all new students starting in the undergraduate programs, there will be group placement in the Artistic Foundations courses after the matriculation ceremony.

The theory and history information session will be held at 4 p.m. Tuesday in the auditorium.

Stage and costume design: 10/18/16 in the Concordia rooms.

more dates to follow...

Helpdesk - questions and answers about the digital/hybrid semester

All questions about the digital/hybrid semester:

Where are the theory courses and how can I register?

Theorie und Geschichte Vorlesungsverzeichnis

Zu den dazugehörigen Modulhandbüchern sowie zu die Studien- und Prüfungsordnungen gelangen Sie hier!

University Sports/ Hochschulsport

Every semester, students and employees of the weissensee kunsthochschule can take advantage of Berlin's inexpensive university sports program.

The varied program is organized by the university sports facilities of the