Welcome Service

Housing information

Please visit our pages to get an overview of possibilities to search for a suitable home. In general it is not easy to find accommodation in the popular districts close to the main campus of Kiel University. So please start as early as possible.

Residents registration:
To register as a resident in Kiel you have to report your address within two weeks of moving to Kiel in the city hall (Fleethörn 9, 24103 Kiel) Registration information (Anmeldung). If you rent an appartment or house, your landlord has to confirm you as tenant. A certificate of registration and / or a proof of residence can be obtained in the city hall after registration: Certificate of registration and proof of residence.

Here you can find information about common abbreviations in housing advertisements

Housing market


Private housing offers
(bilingual page)


Guest houses for international scientists


Accommodation for students


Hotels, rooms, holiday appartements


First orientation:
City districts and maps





Bettina Bolterauer, Phone: +49 (0)431 880 2019
NN, Phone: +49 (0)431 880 5221
Mail: welcome@gb.uni-kiel.de
Visiting address: Christian-Albrechts-Platz 4, 24118 Kiel, Room: 1411
Postal address: Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, Welcome Service, Olshausenstr. 40, 24098 Kiel