Open office hours (no appointment necessary/ no telephone calls please)

CSS Gutenbergplatz 4

  • 16.05.2017 | 18.05.2017 Mrs. Winkler

SSZ Goethestraße 6

  • 16.05.2017 | 18.05.2017 Mrs. Engelhardt

Who We Are

Julia Winkler

Social counsellor

(counselling in English possible)

Regina Engelhardt

Social counsellor

Sozialberaterin Jana Kupphardt Studentenwerk Leipzig

Jana Kuppardt

Social counsellor

Contact for international students
(counselling in English possible)

Counselling guidelines:

  • We listen to you and your concerns.
  • We develop approaches to solving problems and perspectives together with you.
  • We inform you about social law claims and other offers of assistance.
  • We establish contacts for you to other counselling offices, assistance services, and authorities in charge, if necessary.
  • We want to encourage you to act as experts in your own interest.

Our Advisory Competence

We are the competent contact, if you have questions concerning the following issues:

You can approach us with other problems as well. Whether you think about commencing to study or already graduate and prepare for professional life - we answer your questions individually and can refer you to the proper authorities and persons.

Our Services at a Glance

Counselling by appointment

You can book your preferred appointment in our online booking calendar, so that you do not have to wait unnecessarily. Read here for information on user and data protection with regard to the online schedule. As an alternative, you can schedule appointments by phone or by e-mail.

Open office hours (no appointment necessary)

Center for Social Services (CSS)
Tuesday 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Thursday 9 - 11 a.m.

Studenten Service Zentrum (SSZ)
Tuesday 9 - 11 a.m. and 1 - 5 p.m.
Thursday 9 - 11 a.m. and 1 - 3 p.m.

HTWK Leipzig

  • every two weeks on Wednesday 1 - 3 p.m. (Karl-Liebknecht-Straße 132, Geutebrückbau)
  • dates: 05.04.//19.04.//03.05.//17.05.//31.05.//14.06.//28.06.//12.07.//26.07.

Telephone Counselling

You are not able to stop by personally for a consultation? Just call us during our telephone counselling hours:

  • Wednesdays  2.00 - 4.00 p.m. at + 49 176 19 65 96 70

Where to Find Us

Questions and Answers

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You can schedule your preferred appointment for Tuesdays or Thursdays online. If want to schedule an appointment for another day, please contact us by e-mail, indicating your preferred date/time.

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We offer public counseling on three different locations. It is not necessary to agree an appointment for the open office hours, simply come by. You may have to wait though, please allow for the waiting time. Please come by half an hour before the open office hours end.

Center for Social Services (CSS) at Gutenbergplatz
Tuesday 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Thursday 9 - 11 a.m.

Studenten Service Zentrum (SSZ) at Goethestraße
Tuesday 9 - 11 a.m. and 1 - 5 p.m.
Thursday 9 - 11 a.m. and 1 - 3 p.m.

HTWK Leipzig at Geutebrückbau
Every two weeks on Wednesday 1 - 3 p.m.
Dates: April 13 and 27, May 11 and 25, June 8 and 22, July 6

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A lot of things - that is why we cannot answer this question comprehensively at this point. It depends e.g. on your health insurance status, the contractual form of your job/s and how you otherwise finance your studies. Simply come by to get advice.

If you are looking for a student job, please visit our job portal.

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Studentenwerk offers various options of disabled-friendly housing; we have also assistant rooms for rent. If you are interested, please visit the disabled-friendly housing page or contact Mrs. Winkler at winkler {{ätt}} studentenwerk-leipzig {{punkt}} de  or 0341/9659 942.