Psychosocial Counselling Service

Social Counselling Service

  • Starting from April, our Social Counselling Service is available for you by telephone, video, e-mail and in the new Studierenden Service Zentrum (SSZ. Goethestraße 3-5).
  • Open office hours are currently only offered by telephone. A personal open consultation time is offered on Thursdays only at the Student Family Centre (StuFaz) from 2.00 to 4.00 pm. You can find the office hours on the Social Counselling page.
  • Short consultation on site on can be booked using our appointment tool. A consultation lasts 20 minutes and allows you to contact us quickly.
  • Individual consultations by telephone, video, or on-site can be booked via our appointment tool. Short enquiries can be made by e-mail.
  • If you are thinking about taking a semester off or are currently on a leave of absence and have a working student contract, there are a few things you should consider. Working student contracts, for example, lose their validity in a holiday semester. For individual advice, please contact our Social Counselling Service directly.
  • You can find the dates of the online events of our Social Counselling Cervice on the most important topics related to studying here. Participation in our online events can be booked via the appointment tool.

Studying with child(ren)

  • The offers for student parents (to-be) that are usually held at the StuFaz have been transformed into outdoor offers. You can find more information on the website of the Student Family Centre StuFaz.
  • Open office hours always on Thursdays from 2.00 p.m. to 4.00 p.m. in the StuFaz.


  • The Kinderladen will reopen for childcare in April. If you need childcare, please register your child! You can find up-to-date information on the Kinderladen website.

Student Job office

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

  • Legal Assistance is provided by telephone. In urgent matters, on-site consultations can be arranged by telephone from April. The office hours are available on the website.

Studierenden Service Zentrum (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.