New at HfK?


You made it – nice to have you! We have been expecting you and created this page for that reason, where you can find all the important links, other offerings and more.

Are you kinda lost? We are here for you during orientation week at the info points in Dechanatstraße (room 0.28 Studi-Lounge) and at Speicher XI (at the container in front of the main entrance, the “Chaos Office”). The AStA can also be reached by phone at 0421 9595 1060.

We wish you a good start!

Your AStA and your student council members ❤️

Click here for a general orientation week schedule

Links and contacts you will probably need:

Network and Communication and are the student greeting and communication tools of Digital Media and Integrated Design. Ask questions, browse a little and connect with people.

FAQs of the HfK

Questions that are often asked: about the current situation and the beginning of the semester, about room booking, visa, and many other topics. Here there are regular updates.

“First Aid”

“First aid” is a collection of all the important dates, information and contacts to find one’s way at the HfK. You will find the publication in your welcome bag and here (German and English).

By the way, the publication is revised and designed yearly by a course in Integrated Design.

Step-by-Step Guide for getting settled in Bremen

You are new to Bremen? Check out this step by step guide including the most important information about HfK, it will definitely save you a lot of googling!


You want to see the capacities of your semester ticket? Here you will find more information and the rail network.

Instructions to Artist

You will find instructions to registering for courses on Artist here.

BAFöG, welcome money, German courses

You will find information under Förderung + BeratungViele Infos findest du unter Förderung + Beratung. Just moved to Bremen? You can get 150 € for that: Application for “Begrüßungsgeld”

State and university library

With a library card, the various sections of the state and university libraries are open to you, whereby the music and art sections are to be found at the corresponding facility of the HfK.

City Library Bremen

For the city library you need another library ID card, which you can get issued to you there. You already have this financed by the AStA through your AStA fee.


The offerings of university sports are here.

Carsharing in Bremen

With the semester ticket or by bicycle you can get almost anywhere. But if you still need a car, there is car sharing in Bremen. Look at the offers for students!
Cambio CarSharing

Last modified on: 2. January 2022