Appointee for Students with Disabilities or Chronic Illnesses

    The Appointee for Students with Disabilities or Chronic Illnesses advises and supports in matters concerning students with disabilities or chronic illnesses.

    • Dr. Klaus-Ulrich Guder

    Study Counselling Service at Leuphana University

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    Office for Equal Opportunities

    The Equal Opportunities Office advises on questions regarding reasonable adjustments, barriers that can hinder studying and is happy to take suggestions that promote an inclusive university culture.


    In the event that conflict situations arise with other university members in the context of the impairment, the ombudsperson for students and lecturers can - while maintaining confidentiality and anonymity - accompany them as a mediating authority in a results-oriented and all-party manner and support the finding of solutions in corresponding matters.  

    Services of the General Students Committee (AStA)

    Student Advisor for students with disabilities or chronic illnesses



    ARCHIPEL (Autonomous Unit for Chronic Illnesses, Handicaps and Inclusion, Mental Illnesses, Empowerment and Learning Impairment)  is aimed at all students who experience particular limitations and restrictions due a disability, chronic illness or other conditions. ARCHIPEL offers an open ear, support and a safe space. Please contact if you would like to get involved.

    Legal Advice

    The AStA offers complimentary legal advice with lawyers from Lüneburg. The lawyers answer all general legal questions and concerns from students for free. Further Information here.

    Student advisory and social counseling service of the Studentenwerk

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