Winter Semester 2021/22 COVID-19 Updates

[ Most recently updated on November 18, 2021 ]

We will use this news item to keep you updated on the impact of SARS-CoV-2/COVID on instruction and other curricular aspects in the 2021/22 winter semester. This news item serves as the authoritative source on all curricular questions introduced by the pandemic.

Courses, Exams, and Instruction

  • All instruction at ASL in the winter term will be done in person (unless otherwise indicated). Please see our separate news item for more details and make sure to read the university’s guidelines on what is required for participation. Among others, everybody needs to be vaccinated, recovered, or tested; medical masks are mandatory; and everybody needs to ‘check into’ rooms via the Corona-Warn-App.
  • Generally, please always keep up to date regarding the university’s Corona regulations, specifically via the student emails that the university circulates centrally and via the university website.
  • Module registration will take place as usual, via TOOL. See our separate news item for more information.
  • The Orientation Day for first-semester students takes place on September 30. See this page for more information.
  • Unless indicated otherwise, classes will begin in the week of October 11. See the course catalog for exceptions. The course catalog has also been updated with the rooms and lecture halls for our classes.
  • For information on testing opportunities for students, please see this news item see this news itemsee this news item from the Philologische Fakultät and the information on the university website.

Access to the University Buildings & Office Hours

  • University buildings are generally open to everybody. Please adhere to the guidelines posted in the individual buildings (medical masks etc.).
  • The university library is open and usable. Please see their website for more information.
  • ASL instructors may differ in how they offer office hours in the upcoming semester (either digitally or in person). Please see the faculty listings for information on everybody’s office hours.

For information on vaccinations for students in particular, please see Leipzig University’s website.

For information on the 2021 summer semester, please see our old news item.