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Electronic Student ID Card

The Student ID Card was introduced at the University of Greifswald for summer semester 2017. To start with, the ID Card has been handed out in a test phase to newly enrolled students starting in the summer semester. The electronic ID Card replaces the previous Semesterblatt in paper form. 

Data Stored on the Student ID Card

The following information is printed on the Student ID Card:

  • Surname
  • First name
  • Student ID Number
  • Library barcode
  • Library user number

The following identification numbers are saved on the chip of the Student ID Card:

  • Student ID Number
  • Library user number
  • Personal reference number (user group Student Services)

No personal details are saved on the chip (like for example name, address, date of birth etc.)

How Do I Receive the ID Card?

As always, the ID Card is sent to the students by post to the address given during enrolment. No special request must be made. 

Which Functions Does the Student ID Card Have?

The ID Card currently unites five functions, some of which previously needed separate ID cards:

  • Identification function
  • Mensa (cafeteria) function
  • Library function
  • Printing and copying function
  • Access control function

Students' Registration Office
Rubenowstraße 2
17489 Greifswald
Tel.: +49 3834 420 1296
Fax: +49 3834 420 1290