Ministry of Labour, Social, Family Affairs and Integration
Study Student Residences
It is not easy to find affordable, suitable accommodation in Hamburg in time for the start of semester. That is why we advise you to begin searching before being accepted at your university.
Hamburg Welcome Portal – Career & Profession – Study – Student Residences
With their 23 residence halls, which can cater to more than 3,950 people, the “Studierendenwerk Hamburg” is the biggest provider of student accommodation in Hamburg. Up to 50% of the places at the halls of residence managed by the Studierendenwerk Hamburg are available for international students. The percentage of international students studying at Hamburg universities is 10%.
Accommodation for International Students
You also have the opportunity to reserve a guaranteed furnished room in one of the student residences by booking a so-called “Service Package”.
You can also find a wealth of useful tips for apartment-hunting in Hamburg in the “housing“ section of this Hamburg Welcome Portal.