de width=   en width=   

The ticket is part of the social contribution, which has to be paid by every student.

In certain cases, this part of contribution is not payable or may be refunded.

Our secretariat will take care of the reimbursement of the ticket.


  • guest and secondary students
  • Students on vacation semester
  • People with disabilities and corresponding stamps in the severely disabled pass, who can travel freely or who cannot use public transport due to their disability

In these cases, only the reduced semester fee will be charged from the outset. Evidence must be submitted to the Student Secretariat upon enrollment or re-registration. If you fail to do so, you can request a refund from us.


  • Exmatriculation in the current semester
  • Leave of absence (after the end of the re-registration period)
  • Place of residence outside of NRW
  • Semester abroad/ internship abroad or outside NRW
  • Late enrollment
  • Severely disabled ID card with corresponding stamps


Summer semester 15.09. (Example summer semester 22, deadline September 15, 2022)
Winter semester 15.03. (Example WiSe 22/23, deadline March 15, 2023)

Applications for the difference to the €9 ticket will be processed by us again.

Application for reimbursement of the fee for the VRR / NRW semester ticket


Bank details


Reason for reimbursement

File upload

Uploading PDF documents with a size of up to 10 MB is permitted.

Account overview from eCampus or Student Secretariat


de-registration certificate


I confirm the accuracy and completeness of my information.

Please always and ONLY upload the required documents. No course of studies, bank statements or similar. Incorrect applications will NOT be processed.

We process applications for the summer semester from April and for the winter semester from October.

Applications in the current semester will be processed within 3 weeks.

If incorrect documents are uploaded, the applications will not be processed.

Further questions?

You can find an overview of the required documents here.

Just email, come by or call:

AStA der Ruhr-Universität Bochum
SH 007
Universitätsstraße 150
44801 Bochum
Telephone: 0234/32-22416
Telefax: 0234/701623
Email: sekretariat[at]

All statements without guarantee!