University Representatives

Each year nearly 120 university representatives come to ZIS to meet with students, counselors, and interested parents.

Upper School Profile

Scheduling a Visit to ZIS Upper School

We look forward to welcoming you to our campus and to northern Switzerland. University and Career Counselor, Rich Modica coordinates ZIS university visits from representatives.

To schedule your visit, please sign-in to RepVisits by Naviance.

Most university visits take place over the lunch break.

Please contact Rich Modica at or telephone +41 58 750 2411 if you have any questions.

Wishing you a safe and successful travel season!

Travelling to ZIS Upper School

By Public Transport - Option 1

  • Across from the main entrance of Zurich train station (Zurich Hauptbahnhof) is Bahnhofstrasse. Take the Number 7 tram in the direction of Wollishofen.
  • Stay on tram to the end of the line and disembark at Wollishofen TRAM endstation (last stop about 15-20 minutes from Zurich HB).
  • Turn right upon exiting the tram and cross the main street (Albisstrasse) and turn left. The bus stop is a short distance past the Cafe Restaurant Wollishofen.
  • Take the 185 bus - direction Adliswil - until you get to the Eichenweg stop.

By Public Transport - Option 2

  • At the main Zurich train station, buy an all-day ticket for zones 110 and 150, which is good for 24 hours on all public transportation in these zones; the round-trip should cost about 13,60 CHF.
  • Take the S4 train, which leaves from Track 21 at 18, 38, and 58 minutes past the hour, towards Langnau-Gattikon or Sihlwald.
  • Get off at Adliswil (about 15 minutes from Zurich).
  • Upon exiting the train station, turn right and look for bus 185 - direction Wollishofen
  • Take bus 185 until you get to the Eichenweg stop in front of ZIS Upper School. Bus 185 usually departs from the Adliswil train station at 21 and 51 minutes past the hour.
  • There is also a taxi stand. There are numbers to call if a taxi isn't already waiting there.

By Car:

  • Take the A3 Highway from Zurich and exit at Wollishofen
  • Turn right, direction Adliswil
  • Turn left onto Moosstrasse when you see Hotel Ibis on right.
  • Stay on Moosstrasse for approximately 1 km, ZIS Upper School is on the right.
Zurich International School - Upper School

Eichenweg 2
8131 Adliswil

Map and printable directions are available here.

Online train and bus timetable available here.