The Athena Card at TU Darmstadt

The Athena Card at TU Darmstadt


TU Darmstadt issues a personalised Athena Card to each student and employee.

The Athena Card lets you

  • Identify yourself as a person affiliated with TU Darmstadt
  • Cashlessly pay offers by the Student Affairs [Studierendenwerk]
  • Borrow books and other media from the ULB

The Athena Card costs

Your first Athena Card is for free. Upon losing one, a fee of 20,- Euros will be charged.

Receiving an Athena Card

Find out how you can receive your Athena Card.

Important notices

Photo on the Athena Card

The Athena Card is usually created with a photograph. Please upload the photograph to the account management system [Accountverwaltung] (aspect ratio 3:4, portrait format, at least 480 x 640 px, jpg format)…more

Photograph stations

You may also take advantage of the free offer of the photograph station to have a fitting photograph made!

The opening hours can be found here.

Theft of the Athena Card

Let your card be blocked in the ULB immediately (06151 – 16-76211).

A new Athena Card can be printed in the HRZ service office at Stadtmitte. Please bring a notice of loss from the police to save the fee of 20,- Euros.

See also“My Athena Card has been stolen. What must I do?