For you and around you

At Studentendorf Schlachtensee especially students of Freie Universität Berlin and University of Potsdam have a centrally located and well-connected residential campus near their university: Whether a shared flat or a furnished apartment: high-speed Internet, common facilities, the Club A18, spacious kitchens and the gym offer everything you need to connect and live comfortable.

By Public transport

Our premises can easily be reached by public transport:

From Wannsee (S-Bahn and train) take the bus 118 towards Zehlendorf. Get off at Wasgensteig.

Wannsee station is a stop for Regional Express, trains and S-Bahn.

Berlin’s Western City can be reached by train in about ten minutes and Potsdam centre in about five minutes.

From Mexikoplatz (S-Bahn) take the bus 118 towards Potsdam and get off at Wasgensteig. From Schlachtensee (S-Bahn) it is a 10 minutes walk to the Studentendorf. Buses and night buses stop right outside the Studentdorf Schlachtensee.

Journey Planner - BVG

From the airport

From Tegel airport the student village can be reached in 45 minutes. For the fastest journey take TXL express bus to Berlin Zoo station and from there take the train to Wannsee. The bus 118 will drop you right outside the Studentendorf. From Schönefeld airport you will need a good hour travel time. Take the express train to Wannsee train station and then the bus 118.

By Car
The student village is only a few minutes by car from the exit Zehlendorf on the A 115.

A) Freie Universität Berlin

The student village is not far from the institutes of the Freie Universität Berlin (FU). The FU is one of the most honorable German universities; the humanities in particular are world-renowned. The Charité is one of the most important and high-performing university hospitals in Europe, and joint medical faculty of the Freie Universität and the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.


B) Technische Universität Berlin

Technische Universität Berlin The Technische Universutät Berlin (TU) in Charlottenburg is one of the largest and most important institutes of Technology in Germany. The traditional university is not only strong in the natural sciences and technology, but it also offers a unique range of social sciences and humanities.


C) Humboldt Universität Berlin

Humboldt Universität zu Berlin The Humboldt Universität zu Berlin is the oldest university of Berlin. It was founded in 1809 and goes back to an initiative of the educational reformer and linguist Wilhelm von Humboldt. The HU is one of the most prestigious universities in the world, where since its founding numerous famous professors studied and taught in humanities, natural sciences and medicine.


D) Humboldt Universität Berlin – Campus Adlershof

With more than 8,000 students, Humboldt-Universität’s Campus Adlershof is the pulsating heart of Berlin Adlershof - City of Science, Business and Media. The buildings, which were built between 1998 and 2003, provide first-class teaching and research facilities to the departments of Chemistry, Geography, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics and Psychology.


E) Hochschule für Wirtschaft und Recht

The University of Economics and Law Berlin has about 9,000 students and is the result of the fusion of the Berlin School of Economics (BSE) and Berlin University of Applied Sciences for Administration and Legal Affairs (FHVR). The HWR in Lichtenberg offers both private and public courses in economics, administration, law, and engineering. The majority of programs are converted to a Bachelor or Master. In addition, the university has a number of dual degree programs in cooperation with companies on offer.


F) Universität Potsdam

The Universität Potsdam is the largest university in the capital of Brandenburg and the land of Brandenburg. The University has several locations, including the modern campus in Golm, north of the city.


G) University of Applied Sciences Berlin

The University of Engineering and Applied Sciences (HTW) Berlin with its 12,000 students is Berlin´s University of Applied Sciences. It offers over 70 practical subjects with bachelor´s, master´s or MBA degrees in the fields of engineering, computer science, economics, culture and design. At both locations, Karlshorst and Schöneweide, the HTW has a well-equipped library, a modern computer center and offers a variety of sports.



Everything you need for daily errands is right here: Just outside the door are supermarkets, discount stores, pharmacies, bakeries, organic supermarkets, weekly markets and numerous doctors. And for everything else the Schlossstrasse in Steglitz is within easy reach. Here you can find everything from department stores, numerous shopping malls, boutiques, cafes, pubs, restaurants, health food stores to electronics, specialists and farmers markets – ranging from the simple shop to high-end boutiques and flagship stores.


The combination of being adjacent to the Freie Universität, its international guests and culture, the club and gym and being nestled in a unique forest and lake scenery make the Studentendorf the perfect place. Hardly any other European metropolis has such a high leisure and recreational value like Berlin.

Just outside the door you find the idyllic Schlachtensee with beer garden, parks and fields, for playing, reading, sleeping, chatting or hanging out with your friends. In summer you can cool off in the water after a good work out.

The Great Wannsee is about 15 minutes away and part of a unique landscape of lakes along the Havel between Berlin and Potsdam. With countless swimming locations, protected parks, with the Pfaueninsel (Peacock’s Island), beer gardens and a ferries running regularly to Kladow, the Wannsee is one of the most beautiful sights of Berlin, in summer and even in winter.