Wohnheim Im Neuenheimer Feld 684 (INF 684)

Im Neuenheimer Feld 684, 69120 Heidelberg

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Student housing area "Im Neuenheimer Feld" (INF)
21 houses with around 1,900 rooms and apartments in total, located on the science campus and the hospital site, surrounded by plenty of greenery and old trees. A supermarket and bar are situated in the core of the housing area, the central cafeteria with the Café Botanik is only a few steps away. The Institute of Sports, University of Education, Max Planck Institute, German Cancer Research Centre (DKFZ) and a swimming pool are just outside the door.

Studierendenwerk Heidelberg

Studierendenwerk Heidelberg

Rent deposit
450 EUR

Duration of housing
The minimum rental period is one semester. Shorter rental periods are not accepted. The residence period is limited so that as many students as possible can find affordable accommodation. This means all rental contracts are temporary, with the basic residence period being 6 semesters. However, you can extend your rental contract by another 6 semesters (12 semesters in total) in the following cases:
- by contributing to the residence (see special functions)
- for disabled or chronically ill students
- for students with families
- if you have an imminent final exam (confirmation needed)

Internet access

TV connection

Shared facilities
Centralized wash salon on campus
Musical room

Special deals for international students
There are tutors in many Heidelberg student union halls who are responsible for looking after international students. Please find more information .

Special deals for students with children / families
Around 5% of students in Heidelberg are parents. Since the end of the 1960s, the Heidelberg student union has offered all-day childcare to make sure that their children are well looked after whilst their parents are busy concentrating in lectures. Children in Heidelberg receive loving care starting from 8 months to school age; in Heilbronn until they are 3. The amount parents pay monthly is graded, in all daycares, according to gross income. You can find application forms in the InfoCenter, from daycare managers on-site, at nursery management or .

Type of rooms


Additional information
Admission generally proceeds on a first-come first-served basis.
Priority treatment goes to cases of hardship, e.g.: low income, illness or disabilities. A case of hardship must be proven in writing (e.g. disabled person's pass, proof of parental income, BAföG assessment, etc.). Please send documents to the following e-mail address: wohnen@stw.uni-heidelberg.de.
You can find more information and .

Wohnheim Im Neuenheimer Feld 686-696 (INF 686-696) in Heidelberg

Upon arrival

Student at the Registration Office

Municipal registration and residence permit

All international students must register at the local Residents' Registration Office - usually within one week.

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Money is withdrawn from an ATM

Bank account

Most banks offer free current accounts for students.

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