As a student of the University of Applied Sciences of the Grisons you can activly participate in various student organisations. Such as:
The Curiensis academic association (AV Curiensis) is the student association in Chur. All students who attend university in Chur, i.e., the University of Applied Sciences of the Grisons (UAS Grisons), the University of Teacher Education Graubünden (PHGR), the Theological College Chur and the University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland (SUPSI) Landquart may join. It is a branch of the Swiss Student Association, an association for students and former students with more than 6,000 members. The AV Curiensis gives its members the opportunity to interact with students from other study programmes in Chur and from all over Switzerland.
Cambiela is determined to play a part in making the world a better place – one characterised by solidarity, peace and equality. Its main focus is on financing sustainable development projects in Rwanda. Cambiela organises a wide range of fundraising events to collect money for this very purpose. Every year, its members can take part in the study trip to Rwanda to evaluate the success of the projects on-site.
Erasmus Student Network ESN
The Erasmus Student Network (ESN) Chur is committed to supporting exchange students at the UAS Grisons and makes every effort to give them the best possible experience during their semester abroad. The ESN organises various events and excursions to show them Switzerland and its traditions and promote interaction between different cultures. The ESN is also part of an international network which is active all over Europe. Thus, its members also have many opportunities to take part in national and international events, enjoy unique experiences, make friends, and learn something new.
Student body of the UAS Grisons
The «Student body of the UAS Grisons» is the largest of the university’s student organisations. It puts on different social and sporting events, such as the pub crawl, the Running Dinner, the «Grümpeli Turnier» (social football) tournament and the «Samichlausobig» (Santa Claus evening). Every semester, it tries to organise different events which bring students together.
The Student HUB is committed to social, economic and ecological sustainability at the UAS Grisons, and for the people of Chur as well. During the semester, it puts on different events such as the clothing SWAP and the book exchange. Moreover, the Student HUB organises the Chur sustainability week, which takes place in March every year. During this time, there are many exciting events on a variety of topics related to sustainability.