Student Helpdesk

Your contact point at Rhine-Waal


Overview of Advising Services

Dear students and staff of Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences,

We wrote this document to provide you with a brief, but informative overview of the many advising services available at HSRW so that you can quickly and reliably find answers or contact person(s) for your specific questions or problems.

Welcome Centre

The qualified student tutors of the Welcome Center help with social and cultural issues. Through a variety of offers they also support the exchange of students amongst each other.


Career Service

Internship, student job or first steps in a new career – Rhine-Waal’s Career Service is here to support students with their entry into the working world.

Link professors

Link professors or mentoring professors offer direct points of contact for students to turn to within their respective faculties. Link professors have special training as counsellors and have an open-door policy when it comes to all student issues, especially if they are faculty-related.

Student Advisory Service

The Student Advisory Service advises and informs prospective students, students, their parents and teachers about all study matters and offers workshops and events on study-related topics.

Social and Academic Advisory / Study Guides

Unexpected academic and social problems are roadblocks on the path to students’ academic success. Study guides at the faculties provide orientation and support students during their course of studies


„Next Step Niederrhein“

The projects supports students with doubts regarding their studies or considering to drop out.