Emergency Contact Information


In the event of an emergency, students should use the emergency numbers given to them in Munich to contact the resident director, Prof. Hans-Peter Söder, and the academic coordinators Sommer Forschner and Patricia Thill.


In the event of an emergency, it may be most effective to first contact the Detroit Office, given the time difference to Germany.
Our office telephone number in Detroit is (313) 577-4605.
The JYM Office in Detroit is open 8:30am to 5:00pm except on holidays. Detroit is in the Eastern Time (EST) zone.
The telephone number of the Munich Office is (calling from the US): 011-49-89 52 30 26 36. Munich is 6 hours ahead of the Eastern Time (EST) zone.
At any time you may also email the JYM Program Director Professor Lisabeth Hock: lhock(at)wayne.edu


In the event of an after-hours emergency, contact the Wayne State University Police at (313) 577-2222. Ask them for the home telephone number in Detroit of Professor Lisabeth Hock, Associate Professor of German and Director of Wayne State's Junior Year in Munich Program. You may also email Professor Hock directly: lhock(at)wayne.edu

Assistance to US Citizens Abroad

Call the US Department of State Bureau of Consular Affairs: (888) 407-4747 or (202) 501-4444. The US Department of State provides useful information for students and parents regarding country conditions, required documents, pre-trip preparations, health and safety, US missions abroad, emergencies, and emergency contact information.

US Mission to Germany

Contact information for the US Consulate in Munich