SEMP (Erasmus) Programme

Please find below, information on the Swiss-European Mobility Programme (SEMP), the application procedure and deadlines at the University of Lucerne, as well as an overview of our current partner universities.


Online portal for outgoing students

Please register via our online portal. After you have submitted the online form (via the link below), you will receive an invitation to the online portal by email. After you have logged in there, you will be guided step by step through the registration process. Please note that you will also find the registration form needed for consultation with your study advisor within the online portal. From there, download the registration form, have it signed by your study advisor, and upload it again to the same section.


To complete your application you will need the following documents (students of the faculties RF, WF, KSF and GWM):

  • Motivation letter of one A4 side in length for each destination- 1st and 2nd choice destinations, (uploaded to online portal)
  • CV (uploaded to online portal)
  • An application form that has been signed by your respective study advisor (downloaded from the online portal and then uploaded)

Next application deadlines

(for University of Lucerne students)

Fall semester 2024/spring semester 2025: 1. March 2024

Spring semester 2025: 1. September 2024*

*For the spring semester, there is a second registration deadline on the 1st of September, provided there are still enough exchange places and SEMP funds available. Please contact your Mobility advisors in this regard.

Overview of the steps in a typical exchange semester (in German)