Opening hours Office

Monday through Thursday: 10:00 – 13:00
Friday: closed

The Language Center remains closed

25 November 2022Dies Academicus
22 December 2022 – 6 January 2023Christmas/New Year
27 February – 3 March 2023Basel Carnival
6 April – 10 April 2023Easter
1 May 2023Labor Day
18 May – 19 May 2023Ascension Day
29 May 2023Whit Monday

Contact

Universität Basel
Sprachenzentrum
Totentanz 17
4051 Basel
Schweiz

Email: info-sprachenzentrum@unibas.ch
Phone: +41 61 207 52 33

Location and Directions

The Language Center is located at Totentanz 17, 4051 Basel. The closest tram and bus stop is called “Universitätsspital” (tram 11 or buses 31, 33, 34, 36 and 38).

Directions from the main university building (Kollegienhaus/ Petersplatz)

Take bus no. 34 at bus stop “University” (direction “Riehen Bahnhof”) and get off at “Universitätsspital” (approximate travel time: 1 minute). Alternatively, you can reach the Language Center on foot in about 8 minutes. 

Directions from the train station (Bahnhof SBB / Peter Merian-Weg)

Take tram no. 11 at tram stop “Bahnhof SBB” (direction “St. Louis-Grenze”) and get off at “Universitätsspital” (approximate travel time: 10 minutes).

Directions from Klingelbergstrasse

Take bus no. 31 (direction “Riehen Friedhof”), 36 (direction “Schifflände”) or 38 (direction “Wyhlen Siedlung”) at bus stop “Kinderspital UKBB” and get off at “Universitätsspital” (approximate travel time: 1 minute).

You can also take bus no. 33 (direction “Universitätsspital”) at bus stop “Bernoullianum” or “Kinderspital UKBB” and get off at “Universitätsspital” (approximate travel time: 2 to 3 minutes). From Klingelbergstrasse, you can reach the Language Center on foot in about 10 minutes.