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Detroit office

Wayne State University
401 Manoogian Hall
906 W. Warren Ave., Detroit, MI 48202

313-577-4605 |
Fax: 313-577-3266

Munich office/JYM Institute

Junior Year in Munich
Richard-Wagner-Strasse 27
80333 Munich, Germany

Directions: The institute is located just a block from the Königsplatz subway station. The entrance is around the corner on Gabelsbergerstrasse.

From the U.S:
Phone: 011-49-89/52-30-26-36 
Fax: 011-49-89/52-30-26-38

From Germany:
Phone: 089/52-30-26-36 
Fax: 089/52-30-26-38

  • Administrative Director in Residence: Dr. Christina Weiler 

  • Program Coordinators: Patrizia Thill, M.A. and Barbara Reis, M.A. 

  • Student Assistant: Finn Wiens

Emergency contact info


During the term, our emergency phone will rotate among the staff members one of whom will always be on call. All JYMers will have this number, which will also be on the WhatsApp group list, and should call it in case of emergency.   


Given the time difference to Germany, contact our Detroit office (313-577-4605) between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. EST, except on holidays. In the event of an after-hours emergency, contact the Wayne State University Police at 313-577-2222 and ask them for the home phone number of Professor Lisabeth Hock.

At any time you may also email JYM Program Director, Professor Lisabeth Hock (

Assistance to U.S. citizens abroad

The U.S. Department of State Bureau of Consular Affairs provides useful information for students and parents regarding country conditions, required documents, pre-trip preparations, health and safety, U.S. missions abroad, emergencies and emergency contact information.

Phone: 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

24-hour emergency number at the U.S. Consulate in Munich

From within Germany: 089-2888-0
From the United States: 011-49-89-2888-0


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