Welcome to the JKU.


Welcome Week is an opportunity for you to learn more about the JKU Linz, meet fellow classmates, and get the info you need to start your studies off right.

The Highlights

Check in at the Kepler Hall, get your JKU Bag, and then get ready to check out the campus!

Please note that you will be required to wear a face mask for all scheduled events.

Welcome Week


Johannes Kepler University Linz
Altenberger Straße 69
4040 Linz

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Kepler Hall


October 5 - 9, 2020

Sustainability-Themed Scavenger Hunt

The JKU Scavenger Hunt not only gives you a new perspective of the campus, you will also see just how much your university is committed to sustainability! You could also win an exciting prize as we're raffling off a big basket of sustainably-made JKU merchandise.

Naschhecke am JKU Campus

Map of the Stations

The Brand-New Kepler Hall

Check-in here during the JKU's Welcome Week event. Get your JKU Welcome Bag and meet your future fellow classmates for a campus tour that includes a photo & a welcome drink.

Photo copyright: Ars Electronica - Robert Bauernhansl

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SIBS Info Day to Kick-Start Your Studies

Online information event via Zoom to help start your studies off on the right foot!

Online via Zoom

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