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The employees of the University Computing Center are working at full speed to eliminate the threats posed by the cyberattack on our IT infrastructure. The measures to close the security gaps are being continued and IT services (e-mail communication, etc.) are being successively reconnected.

The Rectorate is optimistic that this will succeed in a timely manner and thanks you for your understanding in the current situation. For the latest information, please visit the Rectorate's website.

The information on this website is constantly updated.

Please note:

  • Mobile Windows computers are not allowed to connect to the university data network.
  • connecting a university computer from the university network to a mobile
    hotspot (e.g. a smartphone, etc.) we ask you to refrain from doing so.
  • e-mail communication: Communication via e-mail is currently not possible. After the system has been restored, e-mails will have to be sent again.


News from 30.01.2023, Student Office

The student application portal is online. Please click here to go to the application portal.

News from 30.1.2023 URZ

(1) The e-mail reception as well as the e-mail dispatch has been working again since January 25. All e-mails that have been addressed to us since then have also been delivered.

(2) Since January 27, the decentralized emergency PCs have been available in the isolation network. The Webowa Exchange and Horde Webmail services and the ZFS1 shares can be accessed via them.


Information from Human Resources, Department 3

Urgent information for University employees and applicants is available from the Human Resources Department on site or by telephone.

How to reach the Department

Monday - Friday, 9:00 - 11:30 a.m.
Phone: +49 (0)3731 39-2631
Akademiestraße 6, 3rd floor

Remote Work

Remote work via ther VPN client is currently not possible.


Information on Study Operations via the CampusApp UniNow

On the CampusApp UniNow we keep you up to date with information about study operations. You can get the app for free from the following stores:

Student Union Freiberg and Residence Halls

The online services of the Studentenwerk as well as the internet connection in the dormitories are fully functional again. The employees of the Studentenwerk can be contacted as usual by phone and e-mail again.

Website: www.studentenwerk-freiberg.de

Use of the University Library

The UB can be reached on site as usual. Online services of the University Library are not available. There will be restrictions on the use of several services on site.

Borrowing and renewal

Please contact the Circulation Team to renew borrowed items.


For research, the University Library catalog is available at the link https://katalog.ub.tu-freiberg.de.
Please note that availability and location information cannot currently be displayed. "My Account" is not currently available.

Opening hours

Mon - Fri: 7:00 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sat: 10:00 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sun: closed


Circulation: +49 (0)3731 39-2816
Information desk: +49 (0)3731 39-4360
Secretary's office: +49 (0)3731 39-2959


Announced online and in-person events at the University Library will be cancelled until further notice. We will inform you about new or changed dates in due course.

Printing and Layout Services

The media center is open. Order acceptance is possible on site with digital storage media (USB stick). Please make an appointment in advance by phone.


Daily from 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Phone +49 (0)3731 39-2450
Prüferstr. 1 A

Events of the Studium Generale

All attendance events of the Studium Generale take place regularly.

Graduate and Research Academy Information for PhD Students

PhD Office

The PhD office is reachable every day from 09:30-12:00 and 13:00-16:00 in Prüferstraße 2, room 2.401. You can Katrin Langer reach Katrin langer by phone: +49 (0)3731 39-2009.

It is still possible to complete the "Declarations of Intent" to carry out a doctorate - the form can be filled out directly in the Promotionsamt. Please make an appointment with Ms. Katrin Langer.

Course Programm

The planned courses and workshops take place. Unfortunatly we do not have access to all ragistrations. Please contact Manuel Rothenberger with your quetsions: rothenberger@quickstart-sachsen.de