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Wohnheim WUMS e.V. Columbusstraße 2 Columbusstraße 2 • 01159 Dresden

- Halls administered by students (WUMS e.V.).
- Emphasis on ecological living.
- Four accommodation units for seven tenants, all rooms unfurnished.
- Conveniently situated, close to cycle paths.
- Last renovated in 1997.


Studierendenwerk Dresden


24 Places

Rent deposit

200 EUR

Duration of housing

Contracts always run until the end of the regular study period. Foreign programme students receive a lease for at least four months, until the end of the planned study visit.

Internet access


TV connection


Shared facilities

Coin-operated washing machines and dryers, cycle storage, party room

Shopping and infrastructure (supermarket, post office, bank, etc.)

Supermarket, bank, pharmacy and drugstore accessible in five minutes.

Recreation and culture

Swimming Pool Freibergerstraße reachable by bike within ten minutes

Special deals for students with children / families

Parent-child accommodation

Additional information

1. Applications including return envelop directy to/renting directly by WUMS e.V.:
Columbusstraße 2
01159 Dresden

2. Pets allowed

Last update: 08-2022

Single bedroom


Size: 12 - 22 square metres


169 up to 214 EUR / month



Standard application procedure

Application requirements

Those entitled to apply are all enrolled and future enrolled students of Dresden institutes of higher education associated to the Studentwerk Dresden, who have not yet obtained a degree.

If places are available (mainly in the summer semester) doctoral candidates, postgraduate students as well as interns (student apprentices) from other higher education institutes can apply. These contracts are always short-term tenancy agreements effective until the beginning of following winter semester (30 September) and cannot be extended.

Residence authorisation for university candidates:
approval document ("Zulassungsbescheid"), except for restriction free courses of studies at the TU Dresden: "Certificate of residence authorisation" (printable after your successful online inscription; "last page of the document"). Candidates holding a certificate of residence authorisation can chose an earlier date of move-in than the beginning of the semester.

Residence authorisation for students who are already studying in Dresden:
Certificate of inscription for the semester in which you apply for tenancy or
Certificate of inscription for the current semester and a proof of payment of the fees for the semester in which you apply for tenancy.

Application deadline

None. You can apply as soon as you have received the residence authorisation for the semester in which you apply for tenancy.


The application has to be filled in online.

Additional information

For students from other German institutes of higher education or foreign students needing accommodation in Dresden for a short period only, be it for a placement, part-time course or for other reasons, rooms are available in the International Guest House.


Wohnheim WUMS e.V. Columbusstraße 2 Columbusstraße 2
01159 Dresden

Tel. +49 351 47 24 076

Operator: Studierendenwerk Dresden Contact via email Visit website

Nearest stop/station (public transportation): - Tharandter Straße
- Wernerstraße

Last update: 08-2022

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