Who is entitled?
If you belong to one of the following groups, you are entitled to purchase products:
- Students and employees of all Austrian universities, universities of applied sciences, university colleges of teacher education and other tertiary educational institutions.
- Schoolchildren who are 18 years or older and employees at Austrian schools that operate on a legal basis, i.e. schools that are subject to the Schulorganisationsgesetz (school organisation act), the Gesundheits- und Krankenpflegegesetz (health care act) or the Berufsausbildungsgesetz (vocational training act), as well as schools and colleges for agriculture and forestry. Schoolchildren under 18 years have to obtain the approval of a legal guardian.
- Members of alumni associations and participating organisations.
Not entitled to purchase u:book products are, among others, dancing schools, music schools and adult education centres (Volkshochschulen), preparatory courses for the secondary school vocational certificate (Berufsreifeprüfung), building craftsperson schools, industrial master colleges, master craftsperson schools and other institutions providing adult education.