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Bettina-Haus • Sybelstraße 14 • 35037 Marburg
The residences known as "Schlosswohnheime" are very popular due to their central location. Situated below Marburg Castle, the houses are surrounded by a generous garden landscape that includes parts of the old city wall. The Bettina tower is named after Bettina von Arnim, and an exhibition in the temple of love (Liebestempelchen) - also located on the premises of the student residence - is dedicated to her. "Bettina-Haus" was built in 1927.
The deposit amounts to 120-200 EUR
Duration of housing
Maximum duration of rental period: eight semesters.
Communal sanitary facilities, communal kitchen, recreation room, cable TV connection in the recreation room, generous outdoor grounds, washing machine and dryer
Shopping and infrastructure (supermarket, post office, bank, etc.)
Cafeteria I Stadtmitte: one kilometre
Cafeteria II Lahnberge: seven kilometres
Special deals for international students
In order to ease the start into studies, Studentenwerk Marburg together with the Referat für ausländische Studierende und Auslandsstudium (Office for international students and studies abroad) of the university offers a Service Package for International Students. This package includes a single room in a hall of residence and further services.
Special deals for students with children / families
The Studentenwerk Marburg offers the infrastructure necessary to support the compatibility of family life, studies and work. There are 70 places available in two all-day child care facilities, the „Universitätskindertagesstätte“ and the „Kita Erlenring“. You can find further information and the application form here: Information for parents
The rent is made up of a basic rent and ancillary costs
Ancillary costs include the following services available to tenants:
- Provision of bed linen including laundry
- Cleaning of all communal areas, window cleaning
- Electricity, water, heating, refuse collection
- Cleaning materials, toilet paper
- Repairs, maintenance of outdoor premises
- Cleaning of communal kitchens
- Replacement of bulbs, fuses
Size: 7.34-25.28 square metres
Internet and sat connection, partly with telephone connection
156 up to 255 EUR / month
Standard application procedure
Only students of the Philipps Universität Marburg are illegible to live in a student residence. You have to prove your status as a student on moving in.
You can apply any time. You must, however, be able to prove your status as an enrolled student at the Philipps Universität Marburg on moving in. Exception: those applying for a "Service package for foreign students" must adhere to special deadlines.
To apply for a housing residence you first have to fill out the online application form and save this. Applications made by persons with disabilities can send medical certificates via post or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Within the application for Erasmus students you'll find a registration form for reserving a student room in one of Studentenwerk Marburg's student halls. For further information on the application procedure click here.
Exchange students (partner university or cooperation country)
The International Office can guarantee a single room in a hall of residence for the duration of your stay.
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