Again, no in-person voting will take place in 2022 due to the current situation surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic. For the first time, no mail-in ballots will be available. You will only be able to vote electronically.

Online voting

This year university elections will be conducted online (electronic voting) alongside the equal opportunities elections and the elections of the student council and the student representatives. Voting will take place via the Löwenportal between 10 am on Monday, 9th of May 2022 and 3 pm on Monday, 16th of May 2022. Detailed information will follow shortly.

Information about standing as a candidate

Would you like to apply as a candidate for the 2022 university elections? Then you’ve come to the right place! Here you will find all the forms you will need. These are only available in German. If you require help filling out these forms or have any other questions regarding nominations and the elction as a whole, the election office is happy to confidentially answer any questions you may have or help in any way. Simply send your query by e-mail to: You will need a nomination form for each council that you would like to be elected to. Once you have filled it in legibly, you only need to attach the appropriate number of consent forms for members of your nomination list before handing it in during our office hours (see below) in the student council building (see imprint for address). Please note: this can only be done once the current elections have been announced.

Acceptance of nominations

NOTE: Nominations must be submitted to the election officer. They cannot be submitted to the student council!

Nominations must be handed in in person or by mail. If you chose to mail your nominations, take into account the delays of the postal service. The nomination must have arrived by 1 pm on the 8th of April 2022.

Date Time
Wednesday, 30th March 2022 2 pm to 4 pm
Thursday, 31st March 2022 12 am – 5 pm
Friday, 1st April 2022 6 pm – 8 pm
Monday, 4th April 2022 12 am – 2 pm
Tuesday, 5th April 2022 10 am – 12 am
Wednesday, 6th April 2022 2 pm – 4 pm
Thursday, 7th April 2022 12 am – 5 pm
Friday, 8th April 2022 11 am – 1 pm

Office hours for corrected nominations

Date Time
Tuesday, 12th April 2022 3 pm -4 pm
Wednesday, 13th April 2022 10 am – 11 am

Contacting the election team

You can contact the election team at any time by sending an e-mail to

We can also be reached by phone on 0345/5521567 during the office hours listed below.

Contacting in person

Feel free to visit us during the published office hours of the election office. Appointments outside office hours can be made by prior arrangement.

Office hours

The election team is in the office of the student council on the dates specified in the election notice.

Viewing electoral roll

Your own entry in the electoral roll can be viewed at the following times after first sending notification by e-mail to:

Date Time
Monday, 21st March 2022 10 am – 12 am
Tuesday 22nd March 2022 2 pm – 4 pm
Wednesday, 23rd March 2022 10 am – 12 am
Thursday, 24th March 2022 10 am – 12 am
Friday, 25th March 2022 10 am – 12 am