The canteen Institutsviertel is open again

Contact data collection and hygiene rules
Please note that we need to collect your contact information during your visit. After payment you will receive a separate receipt with a QR code. Please scan this QR code with your cell phone, after that the internet page of the Studierendenwerk will open, where you have to enter your contact data. Please also note the applicable hygiene and Corona rules on site.


Mensa Institutsviertel

The Mensa Institutsviertel is located in the middle of the natural science campus, in the northeastern part of Freiburg. Here you can find a varied offer. You can expect vegetarian, vegan and meat dishes. You have a choice of four different dishes, plus a large self-service area with a salad bar, a front cooking area where the food is prepared in front of the guests, an action counter and an antipasti buffet. The dining hall has an outdoor area that invites guests to eat and relax outdoors.

Info: Easy access to the Mensa Institutsviertel

On the ground floor of the Mensa a Service Point Counter and a lounge area with sofas.

The Studierendenwerk Freiburg attaches great importance to regionality, freshness, quality, animal welfare, waste avoidance and hygiene. Here you can learn more about the guidelines of the central purchasing department.

Children of students under the age of ten, who come accompanied by their parents or a parent, receive a free additional children's plate with their parents' meal. A small play corner has been set up in the large dining room where children can eat and play. High chairs for your children are also available upon request.

Students and guests are also welcome in the cafeteria. You can purchase the MENSACARD at the cash desk at our service point. Larger groups of guests can also be catered for. We offer different options depending on the size of the group. You can find more information here.

Payment in our facilities is exclusively cash-free, so you can pay conveniently with your UniCard.

The recharge takes place via our convenient recharge system. Register for Autoload, this will save you a lot of time, because the recharge takes place directly at the cash desk. Alternatively, you can also top up your card at one of our top-up terminals. Learn more about Autoload here.

What exactly can you do at the Mensa Service Point?

We have a "Full Service" at the ServicePoint Mensa Rempartstraße for your Mensa-. or Uni-Card: top up and down (cash or EC), renewal, unlocking after arrears or other reasons. Get Autoload up and running. Also, you can buy club cards for the International Club, ISIC Cards , and you can get Bafög-Applications.

You can use top up coupons and you can get your money back from a broken card with a receipt from the Unicard Service Office. And of course, you can get all the information regarding the cards and the Studierendenwerk in general. 

Opening hours of the Mensa Rempartstraße ServicePoints are Mo - Fr 11.30 AM - 02.00 PM


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