Student Life in Wels

A well-functioning team is a basic requirement for student representation. At the FH Upper Austria Faculty of Engineering and Applied Sciences in Wels, the campus team consists of 4 students who take care of your concerns as a student. At the Wels campus, the campus office provides the following services:

  • Manage and issue canteen vouchers
  • Advising students
  • Organising game nights, thirst games and other events
  • Improving the student environment
Home Student Life in Wels

We need you! Shape your student life!

If you want to actively work on student life in Wels, tell us here:

Advantages for you:

  • gain social and leadership experience (project planning and execution. Teamwork)
  • Social Points (can be accredited for semesters abroad and achievement grants)
  • confirmation of activity on completion of studies
  • possibility of participation in further education workshops and seminars


The Student Union deals with student concerns and organises many events e.g. two Mensa-parties per semester, the campus ball and the beer stands every Thursday, promoting student social life and helping students to meet each other. There is also a going-out calendar with special price reductions in Wels bars.

Buddy System

What is the Buddy System?

The Buddy Team is a group of students who look after our Erasmus exchange students during their semester here.

What are the main tasks of a Buddy?

  • making contact with exchange students
  • helping them ‚arrive‘
  • support during Orientation Week
  • contact person for questions about study/everyday life in Wels/Austria during the semester

Contact Student Union (ÖH) Wels

We have an office to support student representation so that we can offer you even more service where all students can bring their questions.


You can find our office hours on our homepage:

If you are unable to visit us at these times, you are welcome to make an appointment with us by e-mail!

Campusreferat Wels

FH OÖ Studierendenvertretung / ÖH
Stelzhamerstraße 23
4600 Wels
Tel.: +43 5 0804 44800
Mobil: +43 676 898617700