Current case numbers

Suspected casesTested positive


Status: 28.10.2020, 21:00 / regular updates


All persons who had contact with the affacted persons at the Bruckner University have been informed.


If you are a suspected case, please inform the university immediately via our e-mail address:


Traffic light status ORANGE – event cancellations – strictly mandatory registration – teaching and practicing allowed with restrictions

On Thursday, 29 October, Bruckner University’s coronavirus traffic light status switches to orange.

Traffic light system

New measures are intended to reduce the number of people staying in the building and to avoid the formation of crowds.

The main points:

Opening hours and access:

  • The building remains open: Mon-Fri 07:00 – 21:30 / Sat 07:00 – 16:30
  • Access only through the main entrance and the underground car park (visitors‘ entrance)
  • Mandatory access registration: University members use their Bruckneruni Card for entering and leaving the building.
  • Mandatory room registration: Additionally, you are required to sign the attendance lists posted on the room doors.
  • External visitor registration: access control in the entrance area


  • Online teaching will be increased.
  • Special arrangements for individual departments are made in consultation with the Dean’s Office.


  • Until further notice, practicing at university is only permitted for people who cannot practice at home. Signing the classroom attendance lists is imperative for contact tracing in case of an infection.


  • All events scheduled until the end of this year have been cancelled. The only exceptions: ‘Kaleidoskop‘ events and examinations. These events will be held in compliance with special safety measures.


  • Opening hours have been adapted: Mon, Wed, Fri 9:00-11:00; Tue, Thu 15:00-17:00.
  • Borrowing is still possible. The reading room is closed. The open-access library is open.


  • Administrative staff has been requested to reduce presence at the university (in consultation with the head of the department).
  • Personal appointments require advance notification. However, we recommend online communication.

General procedures:

  • From 29 October, there will be access control for external visitors at the entrance.
  • Meetings of more than 4 people may only be held online.


  • Registration is mandatory if you eat or drink in the bistro.

COVID-19 News

Ampelfarbe ORANGE – Veranstaltungsabsagen – strenge Registrierungspflicht – Lehre und Üben mit Auflagen gestattet


Registrierungspflicht im Bistro Frédéric – Ampelfarbe bleibt Gelb – Aktuelle Fallzahlen – Absage Symphonieorchesterkonzert


Mit heute, 9. Oktober, wurde Linz von der Ampel-Kommission der Bundesregierung auf Orange gestellt. Die Ampel der Bruckneruniversität orientiert sich an der Corona-Schulampel, die auf gelb bleibt.


Die Bruckneruniversität versteht sich als offene Universität in einer offenen Gesellschaft. Umso dringlicher ist unser Anliegen, trotz anhaltender Einschränkungen den künstlerischen und wissenschaftlichen Lehrbetrieb zu ermöglichen sowie den Veranstaltungsbetrieb aufrecht zu erhalten.


In den vergangenen Monaten konnte durch den Corona-Notfalltopf an der Bruckneruniversität vielen Studierenden rasch und unbürokratisch geholfen werden. Da Studierende aufgrund der Covid-19-Epedemie jedoch weiterhin vor finanziellen Herausforderungen stehen, gibt es erneut finanzielle...