Psychosocial Counselling Service

  • Our Psychosocial Counselling Service may be contacted by telephone or studierendenberatung {{ätt}} studentenwerk-leipzig {{punkt}} de (e-mail) in order to make an appointment.
  • Individual consultations (with an appointment) may take place by telephone, video call or if desired and in accordance with the hygiene regulations, also in person.
  • The Open Conselling Service (without previous appointment) takes place by telephone every Tuesday from 1.30 to 2.30 p.m. and Thursday from 9 to 11 a.m..
  • Online workshops on the following topics are held regularly: confidence in examination situations, home study without postponing, Inner peace & resilience - even in hard times and studying at home with child(ren).
  • The Online Writing Lab is offered weekly every Friday from 10.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m.
  • We have compiled detailed guidelines on the following topics in order to help you get through the Corona time well, also and especially focusing on mental health. 
    • tips for organising your daily routine
    • list of pleasant activities to do at home
    • initial help on dealing with (negative) feelings
    • mindfulness: tips to live in the here and now
    • tips for staying at home with children during the corona crisis
    • managing university tasks in a structured way

Social Counselling Service

Studying with child(ren)

  • According to the current general decree of the Free State of Saxony, students are not included in the eligibility for Kita emergency care. Exceptions may apply to students who work in one of the occupational groups named in the latest Saxonian Corona Protection Ordinance. Our Social Counselling Service will clarify the details. For more information, you can contact us directly via phone or email.


  • As of 20 October 2020, it will be possible to apply for childcare by the hour in Kinderladen for the winter semester 2020/21.
    Please note: Due to the corona pandemic, we can only provide care for steady groups. This is why we can take care of your child from Monday to Wednesday or Thursday to Friday between 8.15 a.m. and 12.00 noon. Currently, a more flexible service is not possible due to infection protection regulations. You can find further information directly on the website of Kiderladen.

Student Job office

  • The student job office is currently and until further notice not offering open office hours. All job offers will be sent out by e-mail or are accessble via the reservation function.

  • You can contact the job office during the telephone consultation hours on Tuesdays 9.00-11.00 a.m. and Thursdays 1.00-3.00 p.m. at +49 341 96 59 630 or by sending an e-mail to jobvermittlung {{ätt}} studentenwerk-leipzig {{punkt}} de.

Important Information

  • If you want to activate your newly created profile, please send a scan or photo of your identity card or passport byjobvermittlung {{ätt}} studentenwerk-leipzig {{punkt}} de ( e-mail).

  • If you have already registered for a job offer via the reservation function,  an e-mail is sent out to the job centre automatically. An additional registration is not necessary, but you are required make contact to the respective company or employer.

Legal assistance and legal advice

Student Service Centre (SSZ)

  • The SSZ is closed until further notice.
  • For general questions on Studentenwerk topics such as ISIC, Mensa cards and the Mensa children's cards, you can call +49 341 96 59-850 on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9.00 a.m. to 12.00 noon. Or write an e-mail to ssz {{ätt}} studentenwerk-leipzig {{punkt}} de.