OIKOS is a term from ancient Greece and it means both "house" and "economic community". The OIKOS residence hall was opened in 2008 and is one of the smallest dormitories in Freiburg. All students are accommodated in flat-sharing communities in the front part of the building.

The OIKOS student dorm is located in Astrid-Lindgren-Stra├če 5, 79100 Freiburg. It takes about 10 - 15 minutes to the city center by bike, and roughly 7 minutes by tram.

The rent ranges from 304,00 € to 365,00 Euros per month for a single room in a shared flat.  The rent includes electricity, water, and garbage and internet fees.


  • furnished rooms in shared apartments (4-5 people)
  • internet connection (cable)
  • all shared apartments have 2 bathrooms with a shower and toilet
  • built-in-kitchen with 4 hot plates, oven and refrigerator
  • central washing machine and dryer facilities
  • some rooms have a spacious balcony
  • parking space for bicycles


OIKOS 01 Front View

Front View


OIKOS 02 Side View

Side View

OIKOS 03 Hallway


OIKOS 04 Apartment Hallway

Shared Apartment Hallway

OIKOS 05 Room


OIKOS 06 Kitchen

Shared Kitchen

OIKOS 07 Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

OIKOS 08 Shower

Shared Bathroom

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