Counseling services for students in Dresden

Information on the appropriate counseling services in Dresden can be found on the following pages:

Counseling services
for students in Zittau and Görlitz

The office branch Zittau/Görlitz provides a variety of counseling services to assist and aid students so that they may be able to overcome difficult situations.

Social Counseling

Contacts of social counseling for students in Zittau and Görlitz:


Consultation hours of our Social Counseling Service take place on campus in Görlitz during lecture periods every 4th Wednesday of the month from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm.

Open office hours: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Office hours by appointment 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Campus of HSZG in Görlitz, Brückenstraße 1, House II, Room 264

Register under:
or by phone: 0351 4697-661 / -662

More about our Social Counseling Service

Social Counseling

Your contact partner for the social counseling services in Zittau and Görlitz:

In Görlitz

Offering by the Studentenwerk Görlitz social counseling office: each 4th Wednesday every month from 10 am to 2 pm.

Open office hours: 10 am - 12 noon
Office hours by appointment 12 noon - 2 pm
Register under:
or by phone: 0351 4697-661 / -662

Residence hall Vogtshof in Görlitz,
Gottfried - Kiesow - Platz 2
Counseling room stairwell to the right, 1st floor

Legal counseling for students

Legal counseling in Zittau and Görlitz through Gerd Sureck, Dresden Studentenwerk Legal Advisor.

Office hours in Zittau and Görlitz

During the lecturing period (Germ: Vorlesungszeit), regular office hours in Zittau take place on the last Wednesday in the month, from 11:00 to 12:00, and from 14:00-15:00 in the counseling room of the Studentenwerk Office, Hochwaldstraße 12..

During the lecturing period (Germ: Vorlesungszeit), please register by email beforehand if you desire a counseling appointment in Görlitz. All such appointments would take place on the last Wednesday in the month from 14:00 to 15:00 in the Residence Hall Vogtshof Administration Office, Gottfried-Kiesow-Platz 2. If such an appointment is made, all afternoon office hours in Zittau will be canceled. Please consult the bulletin boards for cancellations.

Contact in Dresden

Contact in Zittau over Mr. Neumann

Psycho-social counceling

A necessity for counseling could be:

  • doubt in continuing one's degree program
  • difficulties at work
  • test-anxiety
  • difficulties in completing one's degree
  • low self-esteem
  • relationship or other social problems
  • problems with alcohol, drugs use or online-addicitons
  • and/or depressive episodes

For students in Zittau

Contact partner: Dr. Vera Bamler

The counselor is available on site as well as by telephone: Open office hours every 1st Wednesday in the month from 11:00 to 12:30, Room 0.2.13, Studentenwerk, Hochwaldstraße 12, 02763 Zittau

Please schedule personal on site counseling appointments during the open office hours, per email or telephone:

For students in Görlitz

Contact partner: Dipl.-Psych. Anke Zeißig

The counselor is available for on site counseling by email or telephone: open office hours take place every 2nd Wednesday in the month from 11:00-12:30, at Wohnheimverwaltung Vogtshof, Gottfried-Kiesow-Platz 2

Please schedule all individual counseling appointments during our office hours or by email or telephone: