General Information

Closing dates for international students from abroad

  • 15th January for the summer term
  • 15th July for the winter term

If you apply until our deadline we guarantee you a room in one of our student dorms. The earlier you send the application the more realistic it is that you get the room you want.

Apply online for a room here: online application

Start of the contract

  • 01.03./01.09. Universities of Applied Sciences Mainz & Technische Hochschule Bingen
  • 01.04./01.10. Johannes Gutenberg-Universität

Duration of the contract

Contracts for foreign students are generally limited to 6, 12 or 18…max. 42 months (One Semester – the entire course of studies) at the Studierendenwerk Mainz. There are no shorter contracts.

Commonalities in all apartments

  • All-inclusive rent: Water, electricity, heating, internet and caretaker service is inclusive
  • Furnished apartments: bed, closet, desk, chair, shelves, kitchen
  • Contacts: there is a bar in every dorm where you can meet new people and buy cheap drinks
  • SIS-Pack: if you want to arrive without your entire living equipment feel free to order the Basis-Pack
  • You can find washing machines and dryer in every dorm

Click here to receive detailed information on the dorms.