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Sophie-Schoop-Haus Sophie-Schoop-Weg 2 & 30 • 21035 Hamburg

Please note: The building will be finished in summer 2017 and students can move in in autumn 2017. You can register your interest via email.

The Sophie-Schoop-Haus is located close to the city centre in the Neuallermöhe district. Public transport is easy to reach with the S-Bahn stop for lines S21 and S2 almost at the doorstep. Several universities, the city centre and trendy districts are close-by. Swimming lakes and green recreation areas such as the "Boberger Dünen" are not far away.

The rooms are modern, timeless and held in neutral colours. They offer plenty of storage space and room for your own ideas.
The hall of residence has an "Effizienzhaus 40" label, which means that its energy demand is 60% below legal requirements.

There is a car sharing station operated by Share A StarCar in front of the building. Students who live in this hall get a 25 EUR initial credit.


Studierendenwerk Hamburg


266 Places

Rent deposit

400 EUR

Internet access


TV connection


Shared facilities

Study rooms
Lounge and bar
Music room
Garden with bbq area and table tennis
Laundry room
Bike garage

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

Supermarkets, discount shops, bank, hairdresser, bakery, fast food etc are easy to reach on foot. Plenty more shopping facilities are in Bergedorf which is two stops with the S-Bahn.

Recreation and culture

Swimming lakes (e.g. Allermöher See, 2-10 min by bike)
Canal (50 m on foot)

Special deals for international students

Tutoring programme for international students:
Tutor Welcome Programme

Special deals for students with children / families

The Studierendenwerk Hamburg operates five day care centres and has many years of experience in child day-care. Educational specialists at all establishments look after children to assist families, giving them security and promoting well-rounded development. Please find more Information here.

Last update: 09-2019

One-room apartment


Size: 19-22 sqm
Private bathroom with shower, kitchenette, some with balcony
Furnishings: single bed with mattress, desk with chair, shelves, closet, curtains and ceiling lamp


357 EUR / month


No information on room availability

One-room apartment in 4-person flatshare


Size: 20 sqm
Private bathroom with shower, shared kitchen, shared balcony
Furnishings: single bed with mattress, desk with chair, shelves, closet, curtains and ceiling lamp


357 EUR / month


No information on room availability

Room in 3, 4 or 5-person flatshare


Size: 14-16.5 sqm
Shared bathroom (in 4 and 5-person flatshare two students share one bathroom), shared kitchen, shared balcony
Furnishings: single bed with mattress, desk with chair, shelves, closet, curtains and ceiling lamp


337 EUR / month


No information on room availability

Standard application procedure

Application requirements

Admission is granted to German and international students who are enrolled at one of the universities in Hamburg, as well as students attending the Hamburg Conservatorium in Blankenese and a preparatory course at the Studienkolleg (individuals, couples and families).

Application deadline

Applications can be sent in at the earliest three months before your chosen date for moving in.


You can fill in the application form online. Online application for admission You can also pick up the application form from the information centre for accommodation (Info-Zentrum Wohnen) or print it out. Please send the completed form together with a photograph to the Studierendenwerk Hamburg, Von-Melle-Park 2, 20146 Hamburg, Germany.

Please note: The online application for admission does not apply to exchange/programme students. Please contact your coordinator at your home university.

Erasmus or central exchange students

It is strongly recommended to apply for one of the rooms set aside for Erasmus and central exchange students in the student dormitories as it is very difficult to find affordable housing in Hamburg on your own. Please contact your programme coordinator in Hamburg and request a housing application form.

Please note that as an exchange student, you may not apply directly to Studierendenwerk Hamburg for a dorm room. Please also note that the deadline for Erasmus and central exchange student housing offers is approximately three to four months before the semester starts.

Additional information

You can apply for up to three buildings or for all buildings together. If you apply for all buildings, you will increase your chances of quickly receiving accommodation.

Beratungszentrum Wohnen
Grindelallee 9
2nd floor
20146 Hamburg
Telephone: +49 40 41 90 22 68
Fax: +49 40 41 9 02 62 74

Consultation hours
Mo-Tue, Thu-Fr 9.30am-12.00pm
Tue, Thu 2.00-4.00pm

Telephonic consultation hours
Mo, Tue, Thur 9.00am-4.00pm
Fr 9.00am-1.00pm


Sophie-Schoop-Haus Sophie-Schoop-Weg 2 & 30
21035 Hamburg

Tel. +49 404 19 02 26 3
Fax +49 403 48 61 72 7

Operator: Studierendenwerk Hamburg Contact via email Visit website

Nearest stop/station (public transportation): Hamburg-Allermöhe

Last update: 09-2019

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