The Housing Office helps foreign guests to find suitable furnished accommodations in Hof or Münchberg. If you are coming from abroad to study or work here and need help in finding accommodations, please do not hesitate to contact us!
The Student Services Organisation (SWO) is our main provider of student housing. They run dormitories in Hof and in Münchberg as well.
Besides the SWO you also can rent single rooms or shared flats on the private market. We also have a limited number of double rooms for students. The double rooms are the cheapest way to live in Hof.
It is advisable to search for an accommodation well in advance of your arrival!
Here you can find some general information about Housing.
The dormitory consists of 11 buildings with 227 rooms in shared flats for 3 or 4 students or in single apartments. German and international students live under the same roof.
This residence hall provides comfortable single rooms with shared kitchens and all-inclusive-apartments with bathroom and kitchenette for altogether 100 students. The modern student residence hall was opened in March 2018 and is only a few steps away from the university.
All rooms have a private bathroom with shower, toilet and washbasin. Your room will either have a little kitchenette or you will share the kitchen with 2 other students. Each room can be locked. You will have a single bed with mattress, a wardrobe, a desk and a chair.
You will need your own kitchen utensils and bedding, such as a shower curtain.
The dormitory can be reached by bus from the railway station and from the center of Hof. You can walk to the university, you can reach the campus within 5 minutes! Also, the campus sport facilities are nearby. The next supermarket can be reached by bus within 10 minutes.
The monthly rental is 308 Euro, the security deposit is about 420 Euro. The rent includes water, electricity, heating and internet as well.
The dormitory has 38 rooms in shared living units for 4 students or in single apartments. German and international students live under the same roof.
Besides the dormitories of the Student Services Organization we can also offer a great many rooms from other providers such as the "Baugenossenschaft" also called "BG" and other private landlords.
The Baugenossenschaft (BG) is a building cooperative that offers some furnished flats for 2 students each with two separate single rooms. All our BG flats have direct bus connection to the campus.
We also have a wide range of private shared flats for 2-3 or even more students all over Hof. In a shared flat you will have a single room and you share the bathroom and the kitchen with the other tenants. Some shared flat also have double rooms. Both in Hof and in Münchberg, there are private dormitory room offers as well. We also have a very limited number of furnished flats for only 1 person.
You can find ads for private shared apartments (WGs) and for apartments for example:
Rental offers in Hof:
Rental offers all over Germany, with offers also in Hof:
Please note that real estate agents require an agency fee.
Check the earnestness of the offer carefully before you pay!