Guide to learning sites and lecture halls

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LEO - Place of learning

Leo place of learning

The "LEO" is located in the heart of the central campus at Holländischer Platz directly behind the refectory. Students will find individual workstations for individual learning and cubicle-like retreats for smaller and larger learning groups (learning cubes). Student learning advisors provide support at the LernStand. On the lower of two floors, the Studentenwerk Kassel operates a cafeteria, the "LernBar".

Opening hours

Open daily (Mon-Sun) 8am-8pm.
LernBar: Mon-Fri 8am-6pm
Closed on holidays

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The LEOs, the student learning and writing advisors at LEO - Lernort, are a team of trained students from various disciplines at the University of Kassel.

In presence: They can be found at the learning stand on the upper floor during LEO's opening hours and offer learning and writing consultations. Upon request, the counseling can also be conducted digitally. In individual one-on-one sessions, which take place in a counseling room on the upper floor, they provide advice on questions about learning and writing in college and find individual solutions together. The LEOs also welcome any questions about learning and working in LEO.

Just stop by, the LEOs look forward to seeing you: Monday through Sunday 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. at LEO - Learning Place.

Digital: Consultation can also be done digitally upon request. Contact us via email at leo-lernberatung[at]uni-kassel[dot]de.

Individual appointment: You can also contact the LEOs via email for an individual appointment for a learning & writing consultation please at leo-lernberatung[at]uni-kassel[dot]de.

You have difficulties to motivate yourself while learning?

You haven't found the right connection yet or don't feel like learning on your own despite the current situation?

Then the LEOs open learning group is just right for you. Register in the Moodle course and click on the zoom link there.

currently on Mondays and Wednesdays 5-7 p.m. and Fridays 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Library as a place of learning

In the campus library at Holländischer Platz, there are numerous places for quiet individual work. Smaller learning groups can meet in a total of eleven group study rooms and four learning cubes.

Concentrated work alone or in teams is also possible at the other locations :
Quiet learning spaces are also available, for example, in the libraries at the Wilhelmshöher Allee, Oberzwehren, and Witzenhausen campuses, or at the Kunsthochschule in Menzelstraße. The learning spaces are freely selectable at all locations.
Questions about using the library can be answered by the info hotline (+49 561 804-7711) or simply by e-mail.

Auditorium centers at the Holländischer Platz campus

Lecture hall

The Lecture Hall Center I is located at Diagonale 1, where you will find the lecture halls HS 1, HS 2 and HS 3.

Lecture Hall Center II

The Lecture Hall Center II is located at Arnold-Bode-Str. 12, where you will find the lecture halls HS 4, HS 5 and HS 6.


The CampusCenter is located at Moritzstraße 18, where you will find lecture halls 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6.

Study Workshops

For student teachers at Holländischer Platz (HoPla) and at the Heinrich-Plett-Str. location, there are still the so-called study workshops. There is a subject-specific study workshop for almost every school subject. Almost all workshops offer workplaces at fixed opening hours with a rich material pool (depending on the workshop with computers, technical literature, work material, teaching material,...).
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Refectories and cafés

If you are looking for cozy places to study and work on campus, you will also find them at the Studierendenwerk. You can find out which cafeterias and dining halls are open at which times as learning spaces on the following Studierenden Werkpage.


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