Studying under special circumstances

The University of Mannheim prides itself on creating equal opportunities for all students, therefore students with family responsibilities or with challenges in daily life due to chronic illnesses or disabilities can receive support. 

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Studying and family life

Information and advice for students who have a family.

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Studying with a disability

Information and advice for students with a disability or with a chronic illness.

Contact

Stefanie Knapp

Stefanie Knapp

Commissioner and Counselor for disabled students and students with chronic illnesses
University of Mannheim
Dezernat II - Studienangelegenheiten L 1, 1 – Room 128
68161 Mannheim
Phone: +49 621 181-1180
E-mail: stefanie.knapp(at)verwaltung.uni-mannheim.de
Consultation hour(s):
Tue 2–4 p.m., Fri 9–11 a.m. (telefonische Sprechstunde)
Karin Jörns

Karin Jörns

Advisor “Reconciliation of Studies/Work and Family Life”
University of Mannheim
Department of Gender Equality and Social Diversity
B 6, 30-32 – Room 20
68159 Mannheim
Phone: +49 621 181-2529
Fax: +49 621 181-2532
E-mail: karin.joerns(at)uni-mannheim.de
Consultation hour(s):
on appointment