Mersinweg 2

Mersinweg 2 offers a total of 186 single and two-room apartments. The Wohn- und Gästepark Mersinweg is an “Integratives Wohnen” housing project where students, families and senior citizens live together.

More information on this project “Integratives Wohnen” as well as general information (like floor plans) can be found under: Integratives Wohnen.

Within the Wohn und Gästepark Mersinweg, the Studierendenwerk Paderborn also offers 45 boarding rooms in the campus lounge. Informationen on the boarding rooms.

Mersinweg - external view

  • Residential community

    The residence community Mersinweg is not only a residential community for students, but it is also a housing project that allows for students to live together with local residents of the city of Paderborn.

  • Accommodations

    With 128 accommodations in studio and 2-room apartments, as well as 43 housing units, there is plenty of room for diversity.

  • Location

    The residential community has 4 buildings in close proximity to the university and the shopping center Südring. All apartments have a balcony.

  • Residential community and Boardinghouse

    The residential community also has a Boardinghouse with 27 rooms.

A sample room of Mersinweg

  • Living space

    The furniture provided is neutral so that each resident can add their own touch and accessories to create an individual look. The furnishings do not include decorative items.

  • Work space

    Next to the bed, wardrobe and shelf is also a workplace with functional desk, chair and internet connection available as well as a satellite TV connection. The furniture is without decoration.

  • Kitchen

    The kitchen has plenty of storage space. A fridge is provided. The furnishings do not include decorative items.

  • Bathroom

    A ground-level shower makes the modernization of the equipment complete. The furnishings do not include decorative items.

  • Bathroom

    A full bath completes the bathroom furnishings. The furnishings do not include decorative items.

  • Mailbixes

    The mailboxes are located in the entrance area in the residential complex.

  • Bed

    The furnishings do not include decorative items.

  • Dining space

    A small cozy dining table is ideal for having coffee with your friends. The furnishings do not include decorative items.

  • Wardrobe

    The furnishings do not include decorative items.

  • Beispielgrundriss


    Beispielgrundriss für ein Einzimmerapartment mit einem Balkon


The Wohn- und Gästepark Mersinweg is a residential community consisting of 4 buildings, in close proximity to the university and the large shopping center, Südring Center. Thanks to the excellent bus connections (bus lines 4, 9 and 58- as well as the Universitätslinie), you have good access to public transportation.

A complete listing of accommodations and prices can be found under: Housing options and prices.


All apartments have a balcony

Janitor of the Mersinweg residential community


Name: Arnold Theiner
Phone: 05251 89207-660

Montag - Freitag

08:30 - 09:30 Uhr
13:00 - 14:00 Uhr

Mersinweg 2
33100 Paderborn

Write e-mail

Emergency number in case of damages outside office hours of the Janitor

Key Service

Mon – Thu:  07:30 – 16.00 o'clock
Friday:  07:30 - 15:00 o'clock
Caretaker, free of charge

Kieler Wach- u. Sicherheit GmbH + Co. KG

chargeable, € 50,00 per approach (on Sundays and public holidays additional charges apply)
Mon – Thu 16.00 – 07:30 o'clock
Friday from 15:00 o'clock
SAT – SUN and on public holidays, throughout the day

After the agreed time the company will wait for 10 minutes. Then you have to call again and also pay the 2nd deployment.

Emergency number: 0162 2049183

With an existing key:
The fee will be charged to you by the dormitory administration separately.
When the key is lost:
If the key to the apartment is not present, then is the replacement of the cylinder required. The costs of repairing will be charged in real amount (ca. € 300 – € 400). The invoice must be paid to Studierendenwerk Paderborn.

The caretakers and the security guards grant only an access to the residential units, if you can identify yourself by identity card, passport, driver's license or student ID.