Department of Social Affairs

 Referentin SozRef Julia Retter

Consultant: Julia Retter

Administrators: Elena Dvorak, Lisa Hahn, Hélena Konrad, Tanja Kummer, Dariia Nemazana, Melanie Rauch
Consultation Hours: 
Tuesday 10:00 -11:00 at the ÖH office. We ask for pre-registration by e-mail
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We are your first point of contact for any questions regarding grants and financial aid for your studies. This includes studentWe are your first point of contact for any questions regarding grants and financial aid for your studies. This includes studentand family benefits and other scholarships. In particularly difficult situations, we will put you in touch with lawyers from thefederal representation in order to provide you with the best possible support.

Furthermore, we advise you on the topics of studying with a child or studying under difficult conditions and are your point ofcontact when it comes to sexual harassment, equal rights or discrimination. In these areas we work together with theArbeitskreis für Gleichbehandlungsfragen (AKG). We take your concerns seriously and of course treat them confidentially. If you would like to report an incident or problem, you can either send it to us by e-mail or directly to the AKG. Or you can useour anonymous contact form to get in touch with us.

In acute financial and social emergencies we offer support from our social fund.We are especially proud of the projects of the ÖH Leoben, which are managed by the social department, such as the Mensapass, the parental benefit and the psychological counseling for students.In addition to our support, we are also responsible for the allocation of the housing aid of the city Leoben, the cafeteria supportof the Styrian government and the childcare support of the rectorate.

We will inform you regularly about the various fundings and grants, application deadlines, etc. by e-mail and on our homepage.

If you would like more information about the grants, or if you have any questions or problems, you are welcome to contact usby e-mail at any time. In addition, we hold a weekly office hour, where you can also come to us personally with your concerns.


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