Before Leaving Switzerland

Experience Report

At the end of your exchange you will have to write an experience report on Mobility Online. We will publish your report on our website if you give us your permission to do so. Experience reports are an important guideline for potential future exchange students from our partner universities.

Login to Mobility Online

This information applies to exchange students and SEMP-trainees only.

Changing your Address in the UZH Database

Before you leave Zurich, please remember to change your address in the UZH database. 

Change of address in the UZH system

Transcript of Records

For information about your Transcript of Records please look here.

Questions regarding your transcript

Please direct any questions regarding your transcript toward the dean's office of your faculty or your departmental coordinator.

Dean's Offices

Student Advisory Services

Departmental Coordinators

Credits (for exchange- and visiting students only)

Your home university is responsible for recognizing the credits completed at UZH. 

Information Sheet Swiss Grading System

Confirmation of Student Exchange

If you need a confirmation of your student exchange at the University of Zurich for your home institution (“Certificate of Attendance”), please come to the Global Student Experience Office before you leave Switzerland.

This information does not apply to international Master's students (i.e. students completing a full degree at UZH).

Notice of Departure and Canceling your Swiss Health Insurance

A few days before you leave Switzerland you should de-register at your Kreisbüro or at the Stadthaus, which is located at Stadthausquai 17, 8001 Zürich. You can do so 30 days before your departure at the earliest. 

Please take your passport (or ID card for EU/EFTA nationals) and your residence permit with you. You will receive a confirmation of your notice of departure for CHF 20.-. If you have taken out a Swiss health insurance you will need this confirmation to cancel it.