In the midst of the delightful middle highland landscape of the Nahe Hunsrück region, the Birkenfelder Land offers visitors various possibilities for adventures and relaxation.
Interested in culture? Around the Birkenfelder Land area culture interested visiters find various historical attractions: they discover traces of the Celts, Romans and the Wittelsbacher, explore the Roman grave hill in Hoppstädten-Weiersbach and Siesbach or the ruins of the ancient Wittelsbacher residence, the famous Birkenfeld castle and appreciate a 2500 year old handicraft and culture history at the Birkenfeld museum.
Take your time in order to discover the nature’s treasures: by walking in the wooden height, by biking through the wild romantic Nahe valley or by cross-country-mountain biking on lonesome trails.
Would you like to recover from daily life? At the Birkenfelder Land with its mild climate and lovely idyllic landscape you have located the right place. Recuperate at the Hunsrück holiday park Hambachtal with its sauna paradise called “Die Insel” (the island) and an indoor subtropical swimming-pool named “Die Pyramide” (the pyramid) where recreation and fun is guaranteed.
- Family Room. There is a family room in building 9924 in room 035 with many games, a cozy corner, working space for parents (Computer with internet). You can get the key at UCB-Contact (Building 9914).
- On Campus you can find 2 rooms for baby change, where you will be undisturbed. Look for the sign "Sanitäts- und Wickelraum" in building 9913, Room 130.
- Free Food for Students' Children. Students' Children (under 11 years of age) eat for free at the Campus Restaurant Culinaria. More Information here.
- All-Day Kindergarten Hoppstädten-Weiersbach. Thanks to an arangement for parents who study or work at the Environmental Campus with the all-day kindergarten in Hoppstädten-Weiersbach, children can stay at at the kindergarten, even if parents don't live in the community of Hoppstädten-Weiersbach. The municipality of Birkenfeld supports this agreement.
Campus-Company Student Housing
In total there are 499 dorm rooms available on campus.
Building 9903 was built in 2000 as a low-energy house with identical internal dimension as building 9902. It offers accommodation for 36 students, the apartments are divided into 8 single apartments, 8 two-person apartments and 3 four-person apartments. All apartments in this building are unfurnished.
Building 9904 was built in 2003 as a low-energy house. The roof is a green roof, which prevents percolating water. It offers accommocation for 59 students, the apartments are divided into 45 single apartments, 7 two-person apartments. All apartments in this building are unfurnished.
Building 9905 was built in 1997 with conventional contruction methods. It offers accommocation for 69 students, the apartments are divided into 31 single apartments, 15 two-person apartments and 2 four-person apartments. Some apartments are furnished.
Building 9907 was built in 1997 with conventional contruction methods. It offers accommocation for 69 students, the apartments are divided into 33 single apartments, 14 two-person apartments and 2 four-person apartments. Some apartments are furnished.
The construction of Building 9911 was completed on the 1st of October 2004. It offers accommocation for 90 students, the apartments are divided into 56 single apartments and 17 two-person apartments. Some apartments are furnished.