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Albert-Schweitzer-Straße 24 , 78120 Furtwangen

In Albert-Schweitzer-Haus you live and study in a community with other students. Each floor has a capacity of 14 single rooms. The bathroom/toilet and the kitchen are shared with the other students from the floor. On the ground floor there is a flat share of six people living together. A community room for activities and events is also available in the dorm. The University Furtwangen can be reached in 15 minutes' walking distance.


Studierendenwerk Freiburg-Schwarzwald


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Internet access


TV connection


Shared facilities

Common room
Central washing machine and dryer facilities
Bike and car parking space

Special deals for students with children / families

Student Services Freiburg assists students with children in various ways from day-care to a special website with useful links:
Studying with children

In co-operation with the Catholic Childcare Centre "Maria Goretti", the city council of Furtwangen and the University of Furtwangen, Student Services Freiburg assists students studying with children. There are places for children from three months old to primary school age. Places are primarily reserved for children under three years of age.

Special deals for international students

Students from abroad who have been placed in a dormitory room can contact the international dormitory assistants in their dormitory with any questions or problems they may have. At the beginning of each semester the assistants lead tours of the administrative offices and help take care of the first steps. During the semester the assistants offer an International Semester Programme with attractive events for German as well as foreign residents. The assistants are responsible for student integration into the dormitory community but not for accommodation organisation.

Rent deposit

The deposit is:
a) for each single room 400 EUR
b) for each apartment 500 EUR
c) for each apartment 700 EUR

Duration of housing

In order to give as many students as possible the opportunity to live in a dormitory, the rental contract period is limited to 6 semesters.

In special and explained cases it is possible to extend the rental contract till 8 semesters.


We have taken great care in collecting and evaluating the information provided in the "Student Residence Finder". However, the DAAD and Content5 assume no responsibility for possible inaccuracies. For binding information and application details, please contact the responsible Studentenwerk.


Furnished room with bed, table, chair, bookshelf, closet and sink
Shared kitchen and bathroom on each floor
Rents increase due to graduated rents.


225 up to 226 EUR / month


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Furnished room with bed, table, chair, bookshelf, closet and sink
Shared kitchen and bathroom on each floor
Rents increase due to graduated rents.


195 EUR / month


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Application requirements

All students who study at a university associated with the Studierendenwerk Freiburg can apply for a place in a student residence in the respective location.

Application deadline

At the earliest you can apply six months before your desired moving in date. Your application is valid for a maximum of six months.

You can apply when you did not receive your admission or matriculation of your University yet, but please consider that your application is just completed, when the Studierendenwerk has received an admission letter or the proof of matriculation. You are just authorized when the application is completed.

If you want to apply for the dormitory "Falkenbergstraße", please follow the application instructions on the website of the dorms student-self-administration.


Online application at

Student residence Falkenbergstraße: Bewerbung

The International Centre of Furtwangen University normally arranges accommodation for students who come to Furtwangen University as part of an exchange programme. Please find your contact person here.

Students in a Master's programme or the International Business Management Bachelor's programme will receive assistance in finding accommodation from the relevant programme coordinator in the faculty.

Adress and contact

Albert-Schweitzer-Straße 24
78120 Furtwangen

Tel. +49 761 21 01 271


Studierendenwerk Freiburg-Schwarzwald
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Nearest stop/station (public transportation)

Bus no. 7272, stops Ilbenstraße or Rabenstraße

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