Photo Contest

What does #studylifeblackforest mean to you? Is it relaxing evenings on the Blue Bridge in Freiburg, exhilarating Mensa parties, or adventurous hikes in the Black Forest?

Show us by posting your photo with #studylifeblackforest on Instagram. With some luck you just might win one of our cool anniversary prizes. Also, the best photos will be displayed beside our historical exhibition historical exhibition in the UB. 

Attention: The deadline for entries is April 30, 2021!

Die Gewinner*innen stehen fest

Our jury has met and awarded three prizes. At the same time, there was also a public vote on our Facebook page. Here, too, the winner has been determined.

1st: Patricia Haas (Uni Freiburg) and Simon Fießinger (PH Freiburg)
2nd: Jonathan Gaebert (Uni Freiburg)
3rd: Rebecca Burkhardt (DHBW Lörrach)

Audience Award Facebook: Patricia Haas and Simon Fießinger (45 votes).


Requirements for participation:

  • All enrolled students of the university region Freiburg may participate in our photo competition.
  • The competition starts on February 1, 2021 and ends on April 30, 2021. All students of the above-mentioned universities can send us one photo each (printable, min 3 MB) and the conditions of participation as well as a proof of study by mail to We will publish the photos here on our website. At the same time, the photos should be posted on Instagram with #studylifeblackforest. The likes of others will be included in the jury evaluation.
  • The top 10 photos will be printed and displayed alongside our historical exhibition at UB.


  • 500 euros
  • 300 euros
  • 100 euros

Additionally, cookbooks, dining hall credits and IC membership cards will be raffled off.

We want to say Thank You!

Our anniversary is not just the perfect moment to celebrate, but also to say THANK YOU - especially to you, our students:

  • Thank you for your semester fee - it helps all students and is your real contribution for more equal opportunities!
  • Thank you for your positive pressure and constructive cooperation - this not only helps us to continuously develop ourselves further and to be profitable, but also to apply for more financial support from the government, so that studying is successful for all!
  • And last but not least: Thank you for your energy, the joy and word-opennes that you bring to your region - thanks to you, life is pulsating!

That's fantastic! Thank you!

Here's to the next 100 Years:
You study - we do the rest!

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