Sources of Information

The following references only consist of certain selected resources.

General terms of use

Valid from January 1st. 2019:

General terms of use


Brochure "Studying with Children – Words of Encouragement" 

This brochure informs you about the child care services at east German study locations. The publisher of this brochure is the community of east German student unions.

For Erfurt:
For student parents is a brochure "All under one hat" available at the information center infopunkt and you can download it here.

For Jena:
The brochure "All under one hat - Study, Job, Family" is available in the University Family Office "JUniFamilie" at the Campus Ernst-Abbe-Platz in Jena or you can download it here.

For Nordhausen:
The brochure "Study and Child under one hat" (in German) is available in the day care center Campus Kinder, at the General social counseling, at the BAföG office, at the SSZ and at the equal opportunity commissioner of the HS Nordhausen and you can download it here.

For Weimar:
The brochure "All under one hat - Study, Job, Family" is available at the General social counseling and you can download it here.

Informational Events

In our advice centers’ course program, information nights will also be offered on the topic of “everything you need to know about studying with children – under one roof”.

Useful Websites This website offers tips concerning BAfoeg financial support, parent money, child money, semester of leave, and semester fees.

Helpful pieces of information for families are also offered by the Federal Ministry for Families, Seniors, Women and Youth in the internet.
-         Brochures: Parent Money and Parent Time
-         Useful Tools: Children's allowance calculator and Parent's allowance calculator Here you will receive comprehensive information on children’s allowance and child benefits as well as further financial support opportunities for families and children.

Useful websites for Jena
"Studentenparadies Jena": On the homepage of the student initiative of the same name, there are many useful tips and links on the page “Studying with Children” for everyone who wants to have or has children during their studies in Jena. This Webportal of the FSU Jena bundles together lots of family relatied information.


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