privacy policy


Your privacy is important to your Studentenwerk Halle. That’s why we’ve taken technical and organizational actions to make sure, we comply with all privacy regulations.

This data privacy statement explains how, to what extent and purpose personal data are collected and used by the provider

Studentenwerk Halle, Anstalt des öffentlichen Rechts
Dr. Lydia Hüskens, director
Wolfgang-Langenbeck-Straße 5
06120 Halle (Saale)
E-Mail-Adress: geschaeftsfuehrung(at)
Phone: +49 345 68470

while browsing this website

The provider would like to point out, that online communication and information transfer may have security flaws and an overall protection against third-party-access cannot be guaranteed.

Access- and webserver-data

The Studentenwerk Halle and/or authorized third parties/web providers collect access- and webserver-data for each website access (webserver logfiles). These data contain: 

  • name of webpage accessed,
  • filename, date and time of access,
  • transferred amount of data ,
  • data retrieval status,
  • used webbrowser, type and version of operating system,
  • referrer URL (previous accessed webpage),
  • IP-adress and
  • internet service provider.

These access-/webserver-data are stored in the webserver’s logfile apart from other personal data the user may provide using the website, thus making it impossible to backtrack a specific person.

These access- and webserver-data are used only for statistical purposes in order to maintain website stability and to improve the user experience. In case of reasonable grounds for suspecting an abuse, the provider reserves it’s right to check the access- and webserver-data retroactive.

These access-/webserver-data are deleted from the webserver logfiles at the end of 30 days permanently.

Handling personal data

Personal data are data that allow backtracking a specific person. This includes name, e-mail-address or phone number. Also information on hobbies, preferences, memberships or the websites someone accesses are personal data. 

The Studentenwerk Halle collects, uses and refers personal data to third parties only if it’s legal or the user allows to.

personal data of partners of the website

When a user is interested in one or more offers, a way to get into contact is required. Therefore each living offer contains contact data:

  • surname, first name
  • phone number
  • e-mail-address

These contact data are visible to each website visitor when browsing the accommodation offers.


Cookies are small text files (typically made up of letters and numbers) placed in the memory of your browser or device when you visit a website or view a message an store information about your device. Cookies allow a website to recognize a particular device or browser to enhace the usability and user experience and to collect statistical data one website utilization. Cookies allow the recognition of a website and devoice using the stored IP-address.

Cookies can be disabled by the user or removed by tools that are available in most commercial browsers. The preferences for each browser you use will need to be set separately and different browsers offer different functionality and options.

Keep in mind that disabling cookies may reduce the website’s functionality and the user experience.

Various commercial-/advertising-cookies can be managed using the US-American website or the EU-website


This website contains links to other websites. The Studentenwerk Halle is neither responsible nor has it any influence on the content or the privacy compliance of linked websites. 

Information, revocation, changes, corrections and updates

The user is entitled to request information on all personal data, that have been collected on him, free of charge. Additional the user is entitled to request correction and deletion of it’s data unless there are no legal obligations to preserve records.

Requests for information according to § 13 Abs. 7 des Telemediengesetzes can be driected to the data security official of the Studentenwerk Halle:

the data security official
Phone: +49 345 6847310
E-Mail-Adress: dsb(at)