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Social counseling

The social counseling team of the Studentenwerk student union provides information on many personal, social, and financial matters, including

  • Financing your studies and degree
  • Questions regarding health insurance, housing subsidies (Wohngeld), child benefits (Kindergeld)
  • Claims and entitlements under social law
  • Pregnancy
  • Studying with a child


Social counseling team of the Studentenwerk Berlin student union
Frau Altheide, Frau Albrecht
Thielallee 38
Tel.: +49 (0)30 93 93 9 - 9024, -9022
Open office hours: Monday and Wednesday, 10 a.m.–1 p.m.
Phone availability: generally Monday – Thursday, 9 a.m.–4 p.m., and Friday, 9 a.m.–1 p.m.