Desktop Computing

Equipment rental (Notebooks)

The kiz provides facilities of the University of Ulm with notebooks for events, courses and projects. The notebooks have Windows already installed. The software package includes up-to-date standard software, but can also be customized by the borrower.

Managed desktops

The service provides centrally managed and integrated workstations domains for employees of the central university administration and the kiz. They are integrated into Active Directory and campus-wide locations. Desktop systems as well as mobile computers (notebooks) are used for this service.

PC pools

The kiz provides PC pools at a number of locations on the Oberer Eselsberg campus. There are a total of 180 PC workstations, which are operated either with Windows or Linux. The pools provide basic equipment with software as well as Internet access and the use of output devices for the respective user groups. In addition, the pools are equipped with software adapted to the specific needs and the respective user group. Selected pools can be used by institutions of the university to reserve their own courses.

Communication and Information Centre (kiz)

Please contact us if you have questions or problems related to the kiz services:

Office hours
Monday - Thursday
09:00 h - 12:00 h and 13:00 h - 15:30 h

Friday 09:00 h - 12:00 h

+49 (0) 731 / 50 - 30000

+49 (0) 731 / 50 - 1230000

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Support Portal (Uni internal)

Service Points are locations where you can visit us personally.


Using self-service functions of the Identity Management System (IDM): Administer permissions, subscribe to services, change passwords.

IDM Self Services

Research in the library stock: monographs, textbooks, magazines, university publications, e-books, e-journals, national licenses, and the contents of the institutional repository OPARU.

library catalogue::local

With about 400 keywords you will get direct access to our services. If something isn't listed, please contact our Internet Editorial Office.

A-Z List

Countrywide procurement of PCs

On behalf of the state of Baden-Württemberg, the University of Freiburg invites tenders for the use of PCs, notebooks and workstations at state universities. Authorized institutions can inform themselves about the current devices and ordering options.