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
Susan Lipp & Friederike Schwemin
1st semester week: 17 - 20 October
Time: 11:00 - 15:00
2nd semester week: 25 + 16 October
Time: 10:00 - 14:00 hrs
Location: Room A 1.03 (Administration 1st floor).
Individual counselling and group counselling
with max. 3 persons possible.
From 1 November you can always find us
Tuesdays from 14:00 - 17:00 and Thursdays from 10:00 - 12:00.
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: 17 - 20 October
Times: Mon and Thu from 10:00 - 11:00
Tue from 16:00 - 17:00
For a confidential individual counselling session,
simply send a mail (Mon-Thurs 9:00 - 15:00).
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. at 16:00 will be the information meeting about the theory courses in the Hörsall of weißensee.
You can find the dates for the general meetings of the departments (for Master's students and higher) in the column on the right. (in the mobile version you have to scroll down).
Important information about the study program and opportunities at the Weissensee Kunsthochschule can be found at beginning of October in our study start brochure!
IMPORTANT ANSWERS TO YOUR QUESTIONS and HELP due to the PANDEMY can be found at
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".
https://allaboutberlin.com/ is the definitive guide to settling in Berlin, Germany. Everything you need to know about starting a new life in the German capital.
The Referent_innenRat (student Advisory System) of the Humboldt University Berlin also offers a wide range of counseling services for Weißensee students: https://www.refrat.de/beratung.html
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).