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Parents' rooms

Parents' room in the Main Campus

elternzimmerThe parents' room in KG IV has been available to students and working parents since June 2010. 

The room invites parents with children to take a break, play and cuddle. Babies can be breastfed or fed in a quiet atmosphere; there is a diaper-changing table, a wash basin and a bottle warmer for heating up baby food. A small workstation with WLAN Internet access enables the use of a notebook.

The room is situated on the eastern side of Kollegiengebäude IV (University Building IV) and is easily reached with pushchairs using the ramp leading up to the building’s entrance.


Access to the parents' room is only possible with a UniCard using a card reader. The UniCard must be activated before you are able to use the parents' room. You can apply to activate the UniCard by writing an email to The email must contain the following information: Your first and last name, UB-Konto, your relationship to the university, first and last name of your child, date of birth of your child. During weekdays, the activation usually takes 24 hours.

Access for visitors

Visitors to the university, e.g. during congresses and conferences, can borrow visitor cards from the Family Service providing access to the room (20 € deposit).


Parents' room in the University Library

This parent-child room is located in Reading Room 1 and offers a workspace with very good WiFi reception. Babies can be safely placed in the playpen, and older children may snuggle into one of the beanbags or look at the books on the well-filled bookshelf. The room is freely accessible. Diaper-changing facilities are located in the WCs on the ground floor.


Parents' room in Bioss-Signalhaus

At Bioss-Signalhaus in Schänzlestr. 18 there is a room for parents employed at BIOSS allowing them to rest and chill out. It is furnished with a couch, slide and seating for children. The room also offers a diaper changing unit with a washing facility.


Parents' room at the Center for Neuroscience

Another well-equipped and comfortably furnished parents' room is located in the Center for Neuroscience/Optophysiology at Albertstr. 23. A diaper-changing facility can be found in the nearby toilet room.


Parents' room in the Institute of Physics

In the lower level of the Physics West Building, a parents' room is available for employees and students of the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics. A diaper-changing facility is provided and toilets are located in the adjacent hallway area. 


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