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for the wintersemester 2016/2017 are no more available


Counselling Centre Accommodation

We’ll answer your questions relating to housing and residence.

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The admission application for our student residences is available here.

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Click here to see the locations of the individual properties.


Your housing in Hamburg – Accommodation for international students at our halls of residence

Accommodation for international students is generally reserved at the residences run by the Student Union.

You can fill out an admission application online.

Many students only staying in Hamburg for a short time as part of an exchange programme, e.g. “Sokrates”, are given a place directly. The Student Union from the respective university provides a set allocation for this.

Service Package – a guaranteed accommodation right from the start

Make the commencement of your studies in Hamburg easier and organize your accommodation  in Hamburg already from your home country: All you need to do is book our service package, thus benefitting from transparent cost and a focus on your studies (rather than on the search of accommodation) right from the start. Studierendenwerk Hamburg has provided accommodation for international students for more than 40 years and offers special Service Packages since 2006.

 

What does the Service Package include?

  • A guaranteed accommodation at the beginning of the winter semester (beginning 1st September or 1st October 2016)
  • A furnished room in one of our student residences
  • Support from our Student Welcome-Tutors

 

What are the conditions?

  • You are an international student/freemover
  • You want to organize your studies in Hamburg already from your home country
  • You pay our security deposit as well as three monthly rents in advance
  • The minimum rental period is 6 month – the contract cannot be terminated prior to this period

  

The number of Service Packages is limited and they will be issued based on the order of the bookings. 


There are no more Service Packages available for the winter semester 2016/2017.

 

Further information on the Service Package for the winter semester 2017/2018 and information on when it will be available will be published here in July 2017.

 

Applications from students over the age of 30 will be considered separately. Applications from students over the age of 35 will not be accepted. When moving into the hall of residence, a current certificate of enrolment must be submitted.


If you have any questions please contact:

Ms. Annika Ehler
annika.ehler@studierendenwerk-hamburg.de

Illustrated residence dictionary

How do you explain German waste separation to Chinese students, and what is washing machine or stove in Polish?

The German Student Union (Deutsches Studentenwerk, DSW) has compiled an illustrated residence dictionary to answer these questions, showing life at the residences to foreign students using pictures and words: caretaker to Internet to party, everyday situations are translated into various languages.

 

 

 


German-English-Chinese dictionary

German-French-Arabic dictionary

German-French-Spanish dictionary

German-Polish-Russian dictionary

Making the early days in Hamburg easier for international students

We offer special support for international students:

What do I have to know on arrival in Hamburg – what formalities do I need to complete, where can I open a bank account etc. … With the Welcome tutors, students living in the halls of residence have access to a competent contact person for these and other questions.

Contact

Counselling Centre Accommodation

Grindelallee 9

2nd floor

20146 Hamburg

Telephone: +49 / 40 / 41 902 - 268

Fax: +49 / 40 / 41 902 - 6274

wohnen-beratungszentrum@studierendenwerk-hamburg.de

Office hours

Mon - Tue, Thu - Fri 9.30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Thu 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Telephone Hours

Mon - Tue, Thu - Fri 9.30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Thu 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.

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