Information for Administrative Staff Members

Have you heard of the Parent and Child Room? Are you looking for information on how to organize your working time or do you need advice in a difficult situation? Here you can find our services at a glance:

Equal Opportunity Commissioner

Providing and safeguarding equal opportunities is a continuous process. The Equal Opportunity Commissioner ensures that the equal opportunity act of the Land of Baden-Württemberg is implemented and that all members of the university comply with it.

Individual Counseling

Are there any conflicts you cannot solve on your own? The counseling service of the Department of Equal Opportunity and Social Diversity will be happy to offer you advice and support on different topics.

Parent and Child Room

If your regular caregiver cancels at short notice, just take your child with you to university. In the Parent and Child Room, you can work or study while your child can play.

Child Care

Good child care is the basic requirement for reconciling family responsibilities and career or studies: Find reliable child care services on campus for your children from 0 to 6 years.

Family-Friendly Campus

The campus of the University of Mannheim is perfectly equipped for your child: Learn more about the areas for nursing and changing your baby as well as the free lunch for children offered by the Mensa.


Having to care for a relative often comes unexpected. Caregiving is often associated with great psychological and physical strain. Nevertheless, you can manage the situation – with professional advice and support.

Organization of Working Time

Do you have a sick child or have to care for a relative? Organize your working time and choose your place of work in a flexible way with flexitime, part time, and telework options.