Cultural Program of the International Center

Offenburg University encourages international students to immerse themselves in German daily life and culture. The International Center offers an eclectic cultural program, which includes excursions to local sights and attractions as well as farther trips to places in Germany, Switzerland and France.

If you wish to participate in any one of the following activities, be sure to observe the deadlines for those that require registration. Such events are on a first-come, first-served basis, so that students who do not register in time may have to be turned down.

Other Important Events

University Events

  • Monday, March 11, 2019: Excursion of the Graduate School to the Basler Morgenstreich (Swiss Carnival) in Basel
  • Wednesday, April 10, 2019: Students Plenary Meeting (Offenburg at 09:45 a.m., Gengenbach at 11:35 a.m.)
  • Friday, April 12, 2019: Graduation Ceremony
  • Wednesday, May 22, 2019: University Sports Day


Offenburg Events

  • Thursday, March 21 - Sunday, March 24, 2019: Jazz Nights at the castle "Schloss Staufenberg"
  • Sunday, April 7, 2019: Shops in Offenburg are open on Sunday
  • Wednesday, May 15, 2019: Kamehameha Festival Offenburg
  • Friday, June 21, 2019: "Fête de la Musique" Strasbourg
  • Saturday, Juli 6 - Sunday, July 7, 2019: International Festival Offenburg
  • Thursday, July 18 - 21, 2019: "StadtLesen", Reading Festival at the Offenburg Market Square
  • Saturday, August 31, 2019: White Dinner Offenburg          

Cultural Events in the Region

Events in the Ortenau region: www.ortenaukultur.de

Events in the border triangle of France, Germany and Switzerland: http://www.szenik.eu/de/

Sports offered at Offenburg University

The sports' program at the university is coordinated by the students' union. Here's an overview of the sports' activities offered.