Accommodation in the university towns

Furtwangen and Schwenningen both have Student Halls of Residence, which are run by Student Service Freiburg (Studierendenwerk Freiburg). Besides these, there is also a wide variety of private accommodation available. Many students live in communal flats with other students. Prices vary between €200 and €350 per month depending on location and facilities.

Student Services Freiburg accommodation service

Student Services Freiburg (Studierendenwerk Freiburg) is also responsible for Furtwangen University. It offers an online accommodation service in which both students and renters can register.

Accommodation service

Rooms for international students

the International Center of Furtwangen University normally arranges accommodation for students who come to Furtwangen University as part of an exchange programme.
Master's students and students of the International Business Management bachelor's programme, get support in finding accommodation from the coordinator of the relevant programme.

Furtwangen: halls of residence




230 apartments (ca. 15 m²)
36 two- and three-room apartments
furnished / incl. cable connection and internet



76 single rooms, ca. 11 - 16 m²
furnished/ incl. cable connection and internet

Furtwangen: private accommodation

Former Nurses Home
Luisenstrße 18

9 apartments with 4 - 6 rooms (19 - 26 m²), each with 2 bathrooms and a shared kitchen and sitting room
€240 -275/mth including utilities, furnished additional €10

Kussenhof Student Halls of Residence

26 rooms with bath or shower, kitchen
some as shared apartment.
furnished / incl. cable and internet

Marktplatz Shared Student Apartments

10 apartments (2 - 5 rooms) directly adjacent to the auditorium, with fitted kitchen and shower/bath, internet connection, mostly furnished, total 42 rooms, €220 - 250/mth including utilities

Unterallmendstraße Shared Student Apartments

3 apartments, 5 room sizes, with bathroom, washing machine, kitchen, dishwasher incl. cable-TV and internet, at the I Building

WG Aral

3 apartments, 10 minutes walk from the university campus

DreiG Halls of Residence

58 rooms (9 x shared apartments for 2 persons / 10 x shared apartments for 4 persons), partially-furnished, underfloor heating, clothes washing facilities in cellar, incl. satellite TV and internet, near O Building

Integrative Shared Apartments
Tel. 07657 910730

Rooms for disabled and non-disabled students, near campus, run by Bruderhaus-Diakonie

Shared Student Apartments in Marktplatz 12

19 unfurnished rooms in 3 shared apartments.  Apartments with kitchen, dishwasher, bathroom, washing machine, drier, internet.


Welcome money

Students with registered residence in:

  • Furtwangen,
  • Schönwald or
  • Gütenbach

receive "Welcome Money". Contact the websites of the Town of Furtwangen, the Community of Schönwald and the Community of Gütenbach for more information.

Schwenningen: halls of residence

Schramberger Straße

29 rooms with washbasin, ca. 13 m², furnished, WLAN incl., €185/mth

Schwenningen: private accommodation


Student apartments in Austraße 8

27 one-room apartments, €255 - 355/mth including utilities, coin-operated washing machine, drier, parking spot and bicycle stand, furnished, telephone, internet and TV connection


Student apartments in Bürkstraße 39

30 x one-room apartments, 3 x 5-room shared apartments, €175 - 230/mth including utilities, furnished, telephone, internet

Neckar  Apartments, Bergstraße 6-8

Single and double apartments, furnished, for 79 people in total, €250 - 410/mth plus utilities of €83 - 100, with cable TV and internet


Hermann-Rupp-Str. 1+4
Brühlstraße 92

Single and shared rooms, furnished, from 20 m², from €350 including utilities, internet, coin-operated washing machine, drier, bicycle stand, TV connection

Tuttlingen: private accommodation

In Tuttlingen there is an Accommodation Search service on the Town's internet site set up especially for students.

Accommodation offers