Students of the Friedrich Schiller University (FSU) and the Ernst Abbe University (EAH) in Jena receive a Thuringia-wide novelty with their semester fee: the "Culture Ticket". Students of the Friedrich Schiller University (FSU) and the Ernst Abbe University (EAH) in Jena receive a Thuringia-wide novelty with their semester fee: the "Culture Ticket".
For two euros per semester, which are paid with the semester fee, admission to events at the Theaterhaus Jena as well as the Jena Philharmonic Orchestra and the local museums is included. JenaKultur, Theaterhaus Jena and Studierendenwerk Thüringen (state student services) have signed a joint agreement to this end.
In order to get admission to events and institutions / museums without additional payment, students must first obtain tickets at the points of sale or box offices by submitting their student IDs (thoska). Admission is only granted upon presentation of this admission ticket and a valid thoska card with the note "Semesterticket".
Not included in the cultural ticket are the Philharmonic Orchestra Ball, the New Year's Eve Concert, the Long Night of Museums, the dance festival "Theater in motion" and the summer event at the opening of the Cultural Arena.
In addition, students with a short attendance period during a semester at the university can apply for exemption or reimbursement of the 2-euro contribution before the beginning of the semester.