[Translate to English:] Studieren an der OST - Campus Rapperswil am Zürichsee

Rapperswil-Jona campus

Awaiting you at the Rapperswil-Jona campus of Eastern Switzerland University of Applied Sciences is a modern infrastructure in a prime location right on Lake Zurich and next to Rapperswil train station. Try our wide range of sports activities, or make new friends in one of the two student residences. Views of the lake and mountains from the cafeteria make every meal a special experience.

[Translate to English:] Der Mensagarten am Campus Rapperswil
[Translate to English:] Campus Rapperswil: Holzsteg nach Hurden
[Translate to English:] Der Campus Rapperswil liegt direkt am Zürichsee
[Translate to English:] Campus Rapperswil

OST has many labs and additional infrastructure for 1,600 students and 600 staff as well as its offices and seminar rooms. Several lounges and the library provide plenty of room for private study and for R&R during breaks.

The Rapperswil-Jona campus has a few more features up its sleeve. You can use 3D printers for your projects or borrow all kinds of devices, from a thermal imaging camera to smartwatches, from the gadget library.

Contact Rapperswil

Eastern Switzerland University of Applied Sciences
Oberseestrasse 10
Postfach 1475
8640 Rapperswil, Switzerland

+41 58 257 41 11
office-rj(at)ost.ch

Opening hours

During lessons:

Monday - Friday
7.40a.m. - 3.30p.m.

(3.30p.m. - 5.00p.m.: employees and guests with notification in advance)


Switchboard during lessons:

Monday - Friday:
7.40a.m. - 14.30p.m.

During lessons:

Monday - Friday
7.40a.m. - 3.30p.m.

(3.30p.m. - 5.00p.m.: employees and guests with notification in advance)


Switchboard during lessons:

Monday - Friday:
7.40a.m. - 14.30p.m.

Getting here

By public transport

The Eastern Switzerland University of Applied Sciences is right next to the Rapperswil rail station. We recommend using public transport.

By car: parking available

The nearest public car park is around ten minutes’ walk away (see also local parking guidance system). There are only a few, paid parking spaces available close to the university (maximum parking duration: 2 hours). The parking garage is reserved to OST members, from Monday to Friday, 6:00 to 17:00.

OST – Ostschweizer Fachhochschule, Campus Rapperswil
Oberseestrasse 108640Rapperswil