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University College Freiburg hosts numerous events, both festive and academic, throughout the year. The announcement of these events and more information on them can also be found on our News & Blog and Facebook page.

Erasmus Prize for Liberal Arts and Sciences

UCF has established a tradition with the yearly award ceremony for the Erasmus Prize for Liberal Arts and Sciences combined with an external UCF guest lecture. The Erasmus Prize is funded by the Sparkasse Freiburg-Nördlicher Breisgau. Here you can read more about the ceremony in 2016 and 2017.

LAS Graduation Ceremony 2016

In October 2012, 78 pioneer students started their LAS studies and from the beginning became part of the fascinating process of developing UCF. Four years later, on October 15, 2016, the University, UCF, students, graduates, families and friends came together to celebrate the first LAS Graduation – a milestone for each student and for the College.

UCF Inauguration

University College Freiburg was founded and welcomed its first generation of LAS (Liberal Arts and Sciences) students in 2012. Together with the very first award ceremony for the "Erasmus Prize for the Liberal Arts and Sciences" University College Freiburg also celebrated its Inauguration in 2013.

LAS Open Days 2017

UCF opens its doors twice a year to give a more detailed and in-depth view of the Bachelor program Liberal Arts and Sciences. Read more about the upcoming LAS Open Days 2017.

UCF Lecture Series

UCF regularly hosts university and broader public lecture series (usually in German). In the past years, we invited experts from the University of Freiburg and beyond to talk about various interdisciplinary topics:


Interdisciplinarity and Employability Event 2015

The "Interdisciplinarity and Employability Event" at University College Freiburg took place in December 2015. The two-day event focused on (1) the challenges of interdisciplinary teaching and the employment opportunities for the program's graduates within the broader context of higher education reform and on (2) providing the LAS students networking possibilities with selected guests.