The Center for Social Services (CSS) at Gutenbergplatz unites various services offered by Studentenwerk Leipzig for students in special social situations under one roof. The services offered by the CSS range from a childcare facility for students‘ children to Social Counselling and Psychosocial Counselling for students to places at halls of residence for students with child(ren), impaired students and international students.

Facts and information

Childcare facility with day nursery and kindergarten

  • On the ground floor and basement of the building at Gutenbergplatz 4 and in a newly built house on the premises
  • 135 places assigned to children of students as a priority
  • Day nursery and kindergarten are run by FRÖBEL Sachsen gGmbH with an artistic-creative concept

Social counseling and psychosocial counseling

 Places at Halls of Residence

  • One part of the building at Gutenbergplatz was converted for use as special living facilities
  • Altogether 57 places (two-room apartments for students with child(ren), two-room apartments for impaired students as well as apartments for international students and PhD students

How to Get There


Adress: Gutenbergplatz 4-6 / 04103 Leipzig

To get to the CSS, take the number 15 tram (to Meusdorf) from the main station and get off at Gutenbergplatz or take the number 4 (to Stötteritz) or number 7 tram (to Sommerfeld) from the main station and get off at Johannisplatz.