21. August 2020

Travel Alert: Arrival of incoming students from non-EU / EEA countries at risk

Good news! Today, RBC was informed that the Authorities have created an exemption that allows all our incoming students (with the necessary visas) to enter Germany. Without this exemption, 39 students in the incoming class would not be able to enter Germany under current Covid-19 travel restrictions. Now the rush is on for those students who have not yet been allowed to apply for visas (because of the travel restrictions). Also, right now, for several students there are no workable travel possibilities to Germany. We are holding thumbs that everyone will be able to join us by the 11th October, the date in our judgement after which it is often highly challenging to catch up academically and at which stage it would be better to defer entry till August 2021.

To the students arriving in Freiburg on Saturday or Sunday: travel well! We look forward to welcoming you!

Laurence Nodder
Rektor

Find past updates here:

11th of August_Travel Restrictions Update

 

 

NEWS

16. September 2020
Corona-Update

In a nutshell: Two weeks into the school term: how does RBC school life look like with the current covid restrictions? Rektor’s Update In this section, you can find the most recent letter / update from Rektor Laurence Nodder informing …

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21. August 2020
Travel Alert: Arrival of incoming students from non-EU / EEA countries at risk

Good news! Today, RBC was informed that the Authorities have created an exemption that allows all our incoming students (with the necessary visas) to enter Germany. Without this exemption, 39 students in the incoming class would not be able to …

Read more

DATES

School Calendar

  • Y1 students meet their Host Families 2020-10-18 at 14:30 – 16:30
  • Programme closes at 21:00 for Fall Break 2020-10-23 at 21:00 – 21:00
  • Fall break 2020-10-24 – 2020-11-01
  • Students return to Campus 2020-11-01
  • Host Family weekend 2020-11-14 – 2020-11-15
  • Start of Winter Break 2020-12-19

Public Events

  • ProSpecieRara: SortenerhalterInnen-Treff 2020-12-04 at 15:00 – 18:00 UWC Robert-Bosch-College
  • Campus Tour | with VistaTours | "Lost places" (900yrs Freiburg) 2021-04-22 at 18:00 – 20:30