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Orientation program for first year students October 2021

Event Label
Orientation Program
Organisational Units
Location Description
Academy of fine arts Vienna, all buildings and online

The orientation program for first year students takes place in the first week of October and offers important information on all services the Academy provides for students. All questions will be answered in the Q&A session.

Welcome Meeting for first year students with Q&A session

Wednesday, October 6th, 10.00 a.m. – 1.00 p.m. Meeting point: 10:00 a.m. Schillerplatz in front of the entry
Registration via e-mail: (please add your name)

  • Welcome, introduction to the historical building, international issues, scholarships, study information, accessible studies
    Christina Fasching, Student Welcome Center, contact person for accessible studies
    Donya Aalipour, student
  • Psychological counselling for students
    Martin Leupold, human resource development
  • Safe handling of chemicals
    Katja Sterflinger, Institute for Natural Sciences and Technology in Art (INTK)
  • Women promotion and discrimination protection
    Anna Lena Janowiak, Equal Opportunities Team (AfG)
  • Gender Queer Decolonial Studies
    Ingrid Schacherl, Advancement of Women | Gender Studies | Diversity
  • Representation of university students
    Student Union (ÖH)

Introduction to AkademieOnline
Thursday, October 7th, 10.00 a.m. – 12.00 noon
Online meeting, zoom:

Introduction to the Library
Thursday, October 14th, 1.00 p.m. – 1.45 p.m.
Thursday, October 14th, 2.00 p.m. – 2.45 p.m.
Schillerplatz 3, Mezzanin, room M7, entrance of the Library
Registration via e-mail: (please add your name and preferred time)

The detailed program with all exact dates of the study programs are available in the info box on the right side of this page.

Get to know all the services of the Academy for students, get all your questions answered and take the opportunity to get to know students from other study programs!