The architecture student union (Fachschaft Architektur) represents the student body enrolled in one of the architecture programmes. The student union is a "grass-roots" organisation: everyone who wants to actively participate is welcome to join in process of discussion, decision, and collaboration. Five student representatives are elected by the student union committee every second year.
The planning student union (Fachschaft Raumplanung) is the communication centre for students of regional planning and development.
Weekly student union evening: news, difficulties, and the like are discussed.
The student union as service centre: orientation for new students, enrollment guidance, information events, activities (café, sports, parties, trips, planner get-togethers, ...), professional journals and weekly periodocals, library and collection of exam study materials.