Current information on dealing with the Corona pandemic

Rapid antigen tests available

All university members can get a rapid antigen test (self-test) twice a week. The tests will be distributed from 11.00 a.m. to 2.00 p.m. on Mondays to Fridays and from 4.00 to 6.00 p.m. on Mondays and Thursdays through a window on the first floor of the administration building at Platz der Demokratie. Please bring your thoska card with you. → Further information


Extension of the standard individual period of study

The Thuringian state parliament has decided to extend the standard individual period of study. Those students who were or are enrolled in the winter semester 2020/21 or in the summer semester 2021 and have not been granted leave of absence will receive one additional semester in the standard period of study for each of these semesters. → More information (as well as effects on examination deadlines, long-term tuition fees and BAföG)


Rapid test centre at the Bauhaus University

Students and employees from the LISZT University can be tested for the coronavirus at a test centre on campus of the Bauhaus University (Bauhausstraße 7b). Tests are free of charge and no prior registration is necessary. → Further information
On the website of the city of Weimar you will find the other test centres of the city as well as information about vaccination.


Interim financial aid for students also in the summer semester 2021

The interim financial aid from the Federal Ministry of Education will continue to be paid in the summer semester of 2021. Students who find themselves in an emergency situation due to the pandemic can continue to receive up to 500 euros per month. Applications will be reviewed by the Studierendenwerk Thüringen, but can only be submitted via the nationwide platform at https://www.überbrückungshilfe-studierende.de→ More information