Presentation on theme: "Academic Year in Freiburg Welcome to AYF! We hope the following slides will spur your curiosity to find out more about us! For further information contact."— Presentation transcript:
Academic Year in Freiburg Welcome to AYF! We hope the following slides will spur your curiosity to find out more about us! For further information contact your study- abroad office or visit us online at www.ayf.uni- freiburg.dewww.ayf.uni- freiburg.de
What AYF offers... Full-service study abroad program Enrollment at Freiburg University Credit transfer, grade conversion Housing options Support staff on site Resident Director Admin. Coordinator Student staff
The AYF Program Center Offices of the Resident Director, Admin. Coordinator Advising, assistance Resource Room Student mailboxes Course catalogs Travel guides Local newspaper Resource Room during advising
Academics Freiburg University 22 000 students Excellent reputation Enrollment in University courses AYF program courses Advanced language courses German, history, art history, English, math, economy, philosophy, sociology, ethnology, chemistry, forestry, psychology, etc....
Academics RD will help you design a course schedule 12 credits minimum for full-time student status (not including 3 credits from Sept. language course) Maximum of 18 credits per semester
AYF Calendar September: Orientation, Language Course, Advising Winter Semester, October – February Summer Semester, April – July Lots of time to travel and explore the Black Forest, Germany, Europe... Schauinsland near Freiburg
Housing Options AYF students live in 13 buildings in five different dorms All dorms 10-15 minutes from the University All rooms wired for the Internet 120-140 square feet Subsidized rent (190- 250 Euros/month) e.g. Studentendorf Vauban
Housing Options Basic furnishings provided in all dorm rooms Closet, bed, desk, chair, reading lamp, book shelf Kitchens and bathrooms are shared and co-ed
Student Activities Performance possib- ilities University orchestra 53 musical groups Theater group Sports Intramural program Weight room Local clubs Public pools Student band with Katie Bailo, AYF, as lead singer
Student Activities AYF organizes Thanksgiving dinner Holiday party Farewell BBQ Freiburg-Madison- Gesellschaft Welcome reception Brewery tour, wine tasting Hikes and outings AYF Thanksgiving Dinner
Student Activities Freiburg University student life staff organize additional events, field trips Open stage Hikes in the Black Forest, Alsace Trips to Paris, Milan, Prague, Salzburg, Berlin... AYF Student in Switzerland
Student Activities FR centrally located Great train system Many discounts, e.g., 29 € for a night train to Berlin Cheap flights on Ryan Air etc. E.g., 16 € to London- Stanstead, one way Similar prices to Rome, Paris, Prague...
Freiburg – A Great Place to Study! „Martinstor“ at sunset
AYF Contact Information For additional information, please contact your study abroad office. Consult www.ayf.uni- freiburg.dewww.ayf.uni- freiburg.de Or contact AYF via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org- email@example.com- freiburg.de