For an uncomplicated start to your studies, we have collected the most important information for you here. Please note our updated information page "Corona-Information for students"
The first point of contact for all students in Mannheim is the Infothek in the Mensaria am Schloss (Bismarckstraße 10, Entrance A) Short distances are guaranteed - at the Infothek you can receive information about the services, office hours, and offers or the housing, social counseling and (BAföG) financial aid departments.
Mon-Fri: 11:00 am – 2:00 p.m.
Telephone: 0621 49072-777
The Counseling Service of the Studierendenwerk can assist you with topics such as financial aid child care, social aid, housing assistance, jobs, etc. This service is confidential and free of charge and for all students in the Mannheim region who are looking for assistance with personal, social or financial situations.
Service hours between 06 - 17 September, 2021
Tue: 12:30 p.m. - 2:30p.m.
Thu: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Telephone: 0621 49072-530
Service hours of the office at the HS Mannheim
Building J (Cafeteria), 2.OG Room 208a
Wed: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. (starting 29.09.2021)
Telephone: 0621 49072-530 | -531
Studying can prove to be the most rewarding time in one’s life, however, it can also prove to be a personal challenge that can lead to emotional stress. The Psychological Counseling Center (PBS) of the Studierendenwerk Mannheim has offered psychological counseling for over 40 years. Based on their experience, they offer students enrolled in the Mannheim region personalized counseling as well as short-term therapy to help them with personal and study-related problems. The psychologists of the PBS have various counseling and additional therapeutic trainings and are happy to assist you in finding a solution for your situation.
Telephone service hours of the secretary
Monday - Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Telephone 0621 49072-555
Telephone service hours for the housing administration and Hausbetreuung
Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. - noon
Many international students are traveling abroad in a foreign country for the first time. Students quite often do not have family or friends there when they first arrive. Finding your place in a new city, being immersed in a new community, culture, and language can be very challenging for new students.
The office in the building of the Mensaria am Schloss offers international students the opportunity to find assistance and support for daily challenges and questions.
General questions for international students regarding services offered by the Studierendenwerk Mannheim:
Telephone: 0621 49072-802