|University of Freiburg logo|
|University of Freiburg localization|
Motto: "Die Wahrheit wird euch frei machen" - "The Truth Will Set You free"
The University of Freiburg has been home to some of the greatest minds of the Western tradition, including such eminent figures as Hannah Arendt, Rudolf Carnap, David Daube, Johann Eck, Hans-Georg Gadamer, Friedrich Hayek, Martin Heidegger, Edmund Husserl, Friedrich Meinecke, and Max Weber. In addition, 19 Nobel laureates are affiliated with the University of Freiburg.
|Kollegiengebäude II and central university square.|
|Kollegiengebäude I, erected in 1913 as main building of the university.|
Type: public university
Endowment: 268,3 mio EUR p.a., Medical Center ca. 560 mio EUR p.a.
Admin. staff: 4,578 scientific staff (including Medical Center)
Association: EUA, IFPU, EUCOR, LERU