The International Relations Office (IRO) of the University of Lucerne supports the international activities of its members with well-directed information, advice and services. In addition to the services regarding international mobility, the International Relations Office fosters the integration and presence of the University of Lucerne on the international stage and participates in the conceptualisation and implementation of a strategy of internationalisation for the University. 

Further information on the offers (rubric International)


Catrin E. Scheiber, MA 

Head of International Relations Office (on maternity leave until April 2020)

T +41 41 229 50 71

Areas of responsibility: Management International Relations Office, International Cooperations and Agreements, Joint Doctoral Degrees, International Marketing, Scholars at Risk.
Room: 4.A21

More information on Catrin E. Scheiber.

Uta Zehnder

Institutional Mobility Coordinator

T +41 41 229 53 90

Areas of responsibility: Inbound Student, Teaching Staff and Staff Mobility, Federal Scholarship Holders (ESKAS), Discovery Semester for Refugees, Diversity, Dual Career, Welcome Centre
Room: 4.A21

Office hours: Monday to Friday


Andrea Leardi

Study Abroad/Exchange

T +41 41 229 50 65

Areas of responsibility: Outbound Student, Teaching Staff and Staff Mobility.
Room: 4.A21 
Office hours: Tuesday afternoons, Wednesdays and Thursdays


University of Lucerne
International Relations Office 
Frohburgstrasse 3, Room 4.A21 
P.O. Box 4466
6002 Lucerne

T +41 41 229 50 71