In order to limit the spread of the corona virus, the University of Rostock has stopped regular operations since 13 March 2020. In order to maintain the functional capability of the University of Rostock under the given circumstances as far as possible and especially to prepare the university's academic operations, the University of Rostock has resumed limited operations since March 30, 2020.
On April 20, 2020 the summer semester will start in the form of distance learning. Until then, the faculties and institutions will develop offers for online teaching. All buildings of the University of Rostock and its facilities such as the University Library Rostock, the IT and Media Center or the Language Center will remain closed for students and the public until further notice, even after the start of the online semester on April 20, 2020. Until May 17, 2020, no events will take place at the University of Rostock.
The Rectorate will inform all members of the University about important changes and additions by circular mail.