University Social Work

Consulting | Support | Referral

That's what we do for you:

  • We consult you on all your personal concerns, questions and problems. There are there are no taboos.
  • We will refer you to the appropriate contact point inside and outside of the university for your matter.
  • If necessary, we will support you with problems or things that are challenging for you.
  • We can also be found on campus and atevents.
  • With learning coaching, we optimize your learning.
  • We create offers for you.
  • In our Moodle webspace you find an exchange forum where you can share your questions with us and other students.
  • If you prefer to remain anonymous you can also send us a message via our Moodle webspace or just drop us your concern in the suggestion box at the counseling room.

Important: Everything that you discuss with us is subject to the duty of confidentiality according to § 203 StGB.

Consultation hours:

...for students at Nordhausen University of Applied Sciences:

Mondays 10 a.m. -5 p.m.
Wendsdays 1 - 3 p.m.
Thursdays 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Feel free to book a consultation appointment via Moodle
of the HS Nordhausen.

APPOINTMENTS are also possible by individual arrangement
TELEPHONE: +49 175 8963044 also via WhatsApp and SMS

Contents of the work are:

  • Extracurricular and creative educational work (e.g. theme days, lectures, challenges)
  • Support in overcoming individual student, social and psychological problems and life situations
  • Developmental support in the areas of study, career and social issues
  • Creation and implementation of group and networking offers for students to cope with personal and study-related challenges


World Café


24th april 2024
11 am to 4 pm

At the benches on the stairs between the Audimax and the library there will be a World Café, to identify your wishes, needs and expectations to us - university social work.

All members of the university are cordially invited to drop  by.

Thematized are:
• Wishes and ideas
• Concerns and problems
• Job portal for students
• Harassment / bullying

We look forward to hearing your ideas and hopes, you would also like to get to know us.

Tag der offenen Tür 2024

Samstag, 01.06.2024 13:00 Uhr - 18:00 Uhr

Campustouren, Wissenschaft zum Anfassen, spannende Vorträge, Experimente und Diskussionsrunden, internationale Workshops, Laborführungen, ein Cricket Day (mit Workshops), kulinarische Versorgung durch die Mensa, Nachwuchs - Schülerbands live - all das und vieles mehr erwartet euch an unserem Tag der Offenen Tür - 01. Juni 2024 von 13 Uhr bis 18 Uhr.

Nutzt diese tolle Gelegenheit, um einen Einblick in das Leben an unserer Hochschule zu erhalten und Antworten auf all eure Fragen zu den Studiengängen, den Studieninhalten, dem Bewerbungsverfahren und auch zur Studienfinanzierung zu bekommen.

Besucher können sich mit Lehrenden, Studierenden und anderen Mitarbeitenden austauschen und Einblicke in den Studienalltag und das Campusleben gewinnen.

ALLE sind herzlich eingeladen! Für jedes Alter ist etwas dabei.


Mental Well-being on Campus


We would like to draw your attention to the event Psychisch fit studieren (Mental Well-Being on Campus) by Irrsinnig Menschlich e.V. from Leipzip, which will take place on 13th June 2024 from 5:30-7:30 pm online. The event will be livestreamed here:
Meeting ID: 897 1195 3303 | Meeting password: 361411

The offer is aimed at ALL of you, no matter what you are studying or in which semester you are and will be in German.

Study well. Survive crises. Live happily. Is that possible? And how!

The Thuringian Universities of Applied Sciences and Irrsinnig Menschlich e.V. invite you to an exchange about the big
and small 
questions about mental health during your studies.

What you can expect: Exciting facts and figures about studying and mental wellbeing.
mental well-being. You will get to know people who have overcome mental crises during their studies,
are living life to the full and would like to share their life experiences with you.

So that you are well prepared for life!

At the forum will learn how you can recognise psychological crises in yourself and others. will find out who and what can strengthen and support you in overcoming a crisis.
...there is a protected space for your questions about mental crises.

In addition, you will get to know the contact points at our university who will be happy to support you if you find yourself in a crisis during your studies.

Thousands of students have already taken part: Now we're looking forward to meeting you!
Study psychologically fit. The forum for students. Authentic. Direct. Intensive.

We strongly encourage you to take advantage of this offer and join us.
Someone from our team will be there too.

We are looking forward to seeing you there!
If you have any questions feel free to contact us.

Kind regards,
your University Social Work Team