Housing & Life

Student halls

The Studentenwerk Dresden, Zittau/Görlitz office, operates a number of residence halls in Zittau and Görlitz.

How to apply: http://www.studentenwerk-dresden.de/english/wohnen/antrag.html


Wohnbaugesellschaft Zittau

The leading local renting company with special offers for students.

Das freundliche Wohnheim

Private housing in the best student location.

Zittauer Tor

The Zittauer Tor company offers more than 30 shared flats. Their offer is specially geared to the needs of young residents. All flats have an equipped kitchen, and costs for electricity are included in the rent. Studentenvilla

A community in a beautiful Jugendstil villa: a pleasant alternative to other housing offerings in Zittau.


Wohnungsbaugesellschaft Görlitz mbH

Gästehaus Klingewalde 

A guest house with 9 single and 3 double rooms, each with a kitchen, and a common room for all guests.

Flatshares (WG)

  • Studentenportal Offensiv

Second residence tax in Görlitz

The City of Görlitz has on 28 October 2010 decided to impose a second residence tax, which is applicable from 1 January 2011.

Pursuant to Sec. 12 (3) of the Saxon Reporting Act (SächsMG), a second residence is any residence other than the main residence. (Read more [German])

Students who register their first residence in Görlitz are eligible to apply for a €50.- one-off contribution.  Read more here

Second residence tax in Zittau

There currently is no obligation to pay a second residence tax in Zittau.

Letzte Änderung: 6. November 2018


Studentenwerk Dresden

Association for Student Affairs

Hochwaldstr. 12

02763 Zittau

+49 3583 6881-0

+49 3583 6881-69


Studentenwerk Zittau

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