In order to connect to the internet in our student halls please download the studNET client  (please follow the link to download). Furthermore, please find useful documents and instructions for setting up your studNET access at the end of this page. There is additional information for users of the operating system Windows 10.

It is technically possible to use studNET with routers (wireless) and mobile devices (smartphones / tablets etc.). Please find general setup recommendations in the downloads offered. Please note, we do not provide further advice or technical support for the configuration and use of your router ore mobile device. 

Please also note our Terms of Use.                   

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Internet access is included in the rental price in all student halls of residence and is available 24 hours a day (only via the network cable, not wireless). High-speed connections are available everywhere for this via studNET. Monthly data volumes are currently limited to 80 GB. An extension or a transfer of the volume of data is not possible. Your current data usage (traffic) you can call up and get further information at any time via your tenant account (login as with studNET). If, during the permanent measuring of throughput, it is established that one user has exceeded this limit for the current calendar month, the bandwidth will be restricted to 256 KBit/s (this speed is not guaranteed). This restriction will be lifted at the first day of the next calendar month. There is no exception for these settlements.

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studNET office:

  • Office hours: Tuesdays 2.00-4.00 p.m. in the student hall of residence Straße des 18. Oktober 23, room 211
  • Hotline: Monday to Friday 8.30-9.30 a.m.  01761 / 96 59 818 (except for public holidays)

studNET - Helpdesk:

As username type your six digit tenant number (Mieternummer) and your date of birth (ddmmyy).

       e.g. date of birth: 02.11.1993

       tenant number: 123456

       username for the ticket system : 123456021193

       The password is: studnet

       (these data are only for our studNET-Helpdesk)

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Students of the University of Leipzig or HTWK Leipzig with the private IP addresses (172.31.xx.xx) have the ability to dial through a VPN tunnel to the public network of the University or HTWK. From there,is the access to online services possible. For more details and instructions, how to create VPN access, please visit the pages of your university or college or ask directly in Data Center of your university or college.

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Students of the University Leipzig and HTWK Leipzig are able to use “Sophos Antivirus”

Sophos Antivirus from University Leipzig:

Sophos Antivirus from HTWK Leipzig: