100 Jahre Studentenwerk München

Munich Student Union

  • Advice & Counselling

    These difficult times can lead to psychological stress. Don't hesitate to give us a ring. Our therapists are still there for you!

  • Publikation

    The Student Union is 100 years old now. On 30.03.1920, the organisation “Studentenhaus München” was founded. The Munich Student Union emerged from this predecessor organisation. Read more about the Student Union’s history!

  • Director

    Due to the spread of the coronavirus, we are partly forced to close or reduce our services. You can find more information about the current situation in this news. We will also keep you informed about any changes here.

  • Administrative Offices of the Halls of Residence closed > more information

    Due to the current situation, we ask you to avoid personal contact and only visit our administrative offices if it is really necessary. If you need our help, please contact us by phone or email. Click on this news for further information.


  • Advisory Network Available by Phone

    Due to the current situation, our advisory services are only taking place by phone. More information about our phone service.


  • Childcare centres closed until further notice

    The childcare centres of the supporting association “Eltern-Kind-Initiativen e.V.” are closed from 16.03.2020 up to and including 19.04.2020.
    Click here to read about the effects of the current curfew and the extending of the group of people who are still eligible for childcare.
    Further information about childcare for parents carrying out jobs of systemic importance can be found here.
    For any questions, the parents affected can ring their facility or also our office 089/ 38196-1739.


  • Validity of the Semester Ticket in the Summer Semester 2020...

    The validity of the "Semesterticket" in the summer semester 2020 is going to stay the same as usual: 15.3. (HAW) or 1.4. (universities) until 30.9.2020 despite the closing of universities and schools due to the coronavirus.

  • BAföG Service Centre Closed

    The BAfäG Service Centre in the Leopoldstraße is temporarily closed. We will let you know as soon as we can be there for you as usual.

    Here you can find information about our phone service.

  • University Gastronomy

    Because of the coronavirus crisis, all the universities’ gastronomic services have been closed down until further notice.

  • Information

    Das Bündnis "Soforthilfe für Studis" fordert für Studierende, welche sich aufgrund ihres wegfallenden Einkommens in einer finanziellen Notlage befinden, vom Bund eine Soforthilfe.

  • Student Accommodation

    In 2020, the Munich Student Union is celebrating its 100th anniversary and, for this reason, has raffled 100 additional rooms. The Bavarian State Minister for Science and the Arts, Bernd Sibler, conducted the raffle.

  • Culture

    One evening, six comediennes! Don’t miss the benefit cabaret on 26 May 2020, starting at 8:00 p.m. in the TUM Audimax. Student tickets for 8 euros can be obtained online as well as at the infopoints in the canteens Leopoldstraße and Lothstraße.

Interesting and Relevant

Information on the Semester Ticket

In the summer semester 2018, the price of the additional ticket “IsarCard Semester” was raised to 195.70 euros. Also, the solidarity fee has been raised to 67.40 euros.

The total price of the semester ticket for the entire MVV area now amounts to 263.10 euros for half a year. Thus, the monthly cost of a semester ticket is roughly 43.85 euros. All previous conditions such as the duration of validity etc. remain unchanged.

More information on the semester ticket can be found here.

The Student Union’s functions

The Munich Student Union is responsible for supporting students studying at the universities we are in charge of in financial, social, cultural and health matters. Furthermore, it contributes to promoting international relationships.

All student unions in Germany offer their support to a network consisting of several universities and university sites.  According to Bavarian student union regulations, the Munich Student Union is responsible for a total of 14 universities with over 129.000 students at four locations in and around Munich.
More information can be found here.

  • University Gastronomy

    Hated by some, for others a funny souvenir: buy the old “shaped trays” as a cult souvenir and donate to the organisation “Studentenhilfe München e.V.”. 

  • Advice & Counselling

    If you need to talk to someone about problems and other matters concerning your everyday student life, you can always turn to the Student Union’s Mobile Advisory Service. NEW: you can now contact the service on WhatsApp!

  • University Gastronomy

    The renovations have started: by 2021, the dining rooms will have been modernised, the foyer redesigned and the building technology will have been brought up-to-date. We will still be providing you with freshly prepared meals!

  • Finances

    Send the required documents to the Educational Maintenance Office and check the processing status of your application at any time via the app.

  • Information

    Since 1 October 2017, every matriculated student has automatically been covered by the Munich Student Union’s accident insurance. Further information can be found here on our website.

  • Information

    Are you having problems with a professor, a friend or your room-mates? “Nightline Munich” is there for students to talk about their problems. All calls are treated confidentially: + 49 - 89 3571 3571.

  • Information

    The satisfaction survey is carried out for the departments University Gastronomy, Student Accommodation and the Educational Maintenance Office. You can win one of 10 prizes - first prize is an exclusive gourmet canteen dinner for up to four people.

Munich Student Union Satisfaction Survey


University Gastronomy ›

Today in the canteen!

Here you can take a look at our menus.

Das Studentenwerk München ist QM-zertifiziert nach DIN EN ISO 9001:2015

Weitere Zertifikate hier

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Studying with a child

Job Offers for Crèche Teachers, Childcare Workers and Interns

We regularly need crèche teachers, childcare workers, interns as well as domestic assistants for our crèches. Have a look at our job offers under “Career”.

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