Academic Immigration Office "Hochschulbetreuungsstelle": Information for Students and Researchers from Non-EU-Countries

The so-called “Hochschulbetreuungsstelle” or Academic Immigration Office houses a branch of the Migration and Residence Department (formerly known as "Ausländerbehörde" / Foreigners' Office) of the City of Augsburg and a counseling office (of the International Office) for students and academic staff of both Augsburg universities. It is located in Eichleitnerstraße 30 (Campus “Alte Universität”), building F2, 1st floor, 86159 Augsburg.


Please note that on-site visits are only possible with a prior appointment!


In order to register with the authorities or if you need to apply for or extend your residence permit, please contact Ms. Bernhard or Ms. Lindner of the Migration and Residence Department as follows:



Phone: + 49 (0) 821 - 324 - 2418 or - 2420


Office Hours:

Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri: 8 a.m. - 12.00 p.m.

On Wednesdays only reachable by phone and email.


For pre-registration counseling and advisory on residence and visa, please get in touch with Ms. Schenker-Binder of the Counseling Office:



Phone: + 49 (0) 821 - 598 5448


Office Hours:

Mon - Thu: 9.30 a.m. - 1.30 p.m.

Closed on Fridays.