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Advantage for exchange programme students: Apply for a room in a dormitory of the Studentenwerk by the official application deadline and your accommodation is guaranteed!

The Student Housing Service is responsible for several dormitories in various locations in Würzburg.


  • Single and double rooms or rooms in apartments where two to four students share a kitchen and bathroom;
  • All rooms and apartments are furnished;
  • Dishes, cooking items, bedding, and towels are not provided;
  • You can find more information about the individual dormitories on Studentenwerk's website.

Length of stay:

  • Student accommodations are granted for 6 months (for one semester stay) or 12 months (for one year stay). A shorter rental period is not possible
  • Participants who participate in the intensive language course before the semester begins can get a dorm room one month earlier, so that the length of the contract increases to 7 or 13 months


  • Deadlines: June 15 for the Winter Semester and January 15 for the Summer Semester (Student Housing Service must receive the security deposit by this date);
  • After your application as an exchange student, you'll will get from us a guide on "How to apply for a room in a dormitory?".
  • Please apply for a room in a dormitory as soon as you have the guide.
  • As an exchange student, you do NOT need your letter of acceptance for the dormitory application!
  • Programme students who apply online by this date are guaranteed to get a dorm room.
  • Please contact the Student Housing Service for any questions regarding your application for a dormitory.

Withdrawal from contract:

  • Reimbursement of the deposit is only possible within a certain time frame. Please see the Housing Office's website for further information.

Of course you can also live in a shared apartment (WG – Wohngemeinschaft) or in your own apartment. Rooms and apartments for temporary rent (Zwischenmiete) are often furnished and can be of particular interest to you.

To find a shared flat a private apartment, the following websites can be helpful:

Useful hints and offers on index cards at the student representation (come by in person)

Private room placement of the student service




Mainpost, Newspaper of Wuerzburg

HC24 Homecompany - Furnished apartements and rooms



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Further information on the housing market in Würzburg can be found on the website of the student's representation.

If you want to bridge a few days until you move in your dorm, we can recommend the following affordable options:

Youth Hostel: Price for a night stay with breakfast in a dorm room: € 25.90 € (excluding youth hostel card about € 3.50 € more expensive).

Youth Hostel Wuerzburg

Fred-Joseph-Platz 2
97082 Wuerzburg
Tel. 09 31/467786-0
Fax 09 31/467786-20


Hostel Babelfish: An independent hostel in Würzburg also offers inexpensive accommodation:



Ibis Budget

Websites for the comparison of travel rates