Finding your way around UZH

Internet and Computer Access 

All UZH students have an electronic user account with an e-mail address and access to the university's electronic services and module booking. Exchange students receive their access data from us a few weeks before the beginning of their studies at UZH.

UZH has many work stations with internet access. 

work stations (website in German only)


Together, the many libraries that belong to or are linked with UZH have almost 6 million books as well as a large number of journals and electronic databases. All libraries offer excellent facilities, including work spaces, computer access, reading rooms, and copy machines. In addition, UZH students can borrow books from more than sixty libraries from throughout Switzerland by interlibrary loan.



Your student ID entitles you to reduced prices on meals at the various cafeterias and canteens of UZH and ETH:

Catering UZH

Catering ETH

Campuses and Maps

The University of Zurich has four Campuses: City, Irchel, Oerlikon, and Schlieren. All rooms in the University's buildings are designated according to building, level, and room number (e.g. KOL E 17 = Kollegiengebäude (main building), level E, room 17). The interactive map will help you find your way

Interactive map