Practical Hints and Tips

Moderation suitcase with colorful office materials RWTH Aachen

From your morning coffee to the lecture hall finder to an umbrella with the RWTH logo - it's practical to know where to find this and that in everyday university life.

RWTH BlueCard

A student ID, payment card for the dining hall, and library card have been at RWTH Aachen la carte since summer semester 2011. Information about everything the multifunctional card can do, how to get it, and data protection is in the RWTH BlueCard portal.

Dining Hall Menus

Hearty or exotic? A sumptuous meal or snack for in between? There is a suitable meal time for everyone in the RWTH Aachen dining halls and cafeterias. What is currently on the menu, where you find the dining halls, and more information.

Study Rooms

Construction site around the corner too loud? Couch at home too enticing? Look no further than RWTH Aachen's study rooms. Working in a concentrated atmosphere and excellent company are on the agenda here.


Book out of stock? Then it is worth it to take a look in one of the branches of the RWTH Aachen University Library or in the institute and chairs' libraries.

Info Center & Shop

Did the uninvited Aachen rain catch you again? Are you looking for a small souvenir from an exchange year at RWTH Aachen? There are numerous items with the University's logo in our shop, from umbrellas to rain jackets. And our staff will gladly help you to find the right lecture hall or the Bistro.