Opening hours of H-BRS at carnival 2020

Thursday 20 February 2020
Roll Over Beethoven
Mitarbeiterin und Mitarbeiter an Karneval in den 2010er Jahren
'Weiberfastnacht' (women's carnival) at the university (2015). Photo: H-BRS


On Thursday, 20 February 2020, the library will close at 1 pm.
The International Office, Registrar's Office, Examinations Office and the Central Study Guidance Service only open until 11 am on Thursday - the Registrar's Office however can be reached by telephone until 1 pm. The office hours for staff members end at 1 pm, if working circumstances allow it.
Mensa and cafeteria are closed on Weiberfastnacht in Rheinbach and Sankt Augustin.

Rose Monday/Shrove Monday

The library will be closed on Monday, 24 February 2020.
Employees of the university have a day off on Rose Monday, therefore there is no counselling by the student services. Mensa and cafeteria are also closed on Rose Monday.

Veilchendienstag (Mardi Gras/Shrove Tuesday)

On Tuesday, 25 February 2020, operations at the H-BRS will return to normal, but what constitutes being normal at Carnival? The Department of Natural Sciences actively participates in the Rheinbach carnival procession and is happy to see familiar faces at the roadside. Their motto is "Crazy for Natural Science? Count me in!"