KawoEins e.V.

Who are we?

The non-profit association KaWoEins e.V. is dedicated to the promotion of student life in the dormitory KaWo1 of the Studierendenwerk Aachen. It represents the interests of residents towards the Studierendenwerk. Moreover, it is the legal entity forming the student self-administration in the dormitory.

This association is run by residents for residents in order to make the time spent studying in the dormitory as pleasant as possible. Innumerable offers and activities are organised through it.

Commitment and personal initiative are always welcome.

Frequently Asked Questions

It means that our dorm consists out of floor with 15 people. Five people share one kitchen, bath and shower.
The waitinglist number is a rough indicator about how many people applied before you. The lower this number is, the higher are your chances to be seen by us and in consequence to may be offered a room. Since the suitabilitie for each room varies with external factors, your waitingtime can be between two months or two years.

The rooms are aprox. 12 m² big, depending on the position on the floor. They include a sink, a desk, a cabinet and a wardrobe. You will need to bring your own bed, curtains and chair.

You will need to apply in the applicant portal of the STW Aachen for a room in our dorm. You can find it here. The waiting time varies with a lot of factors.

The waiting list position tells you how many people before you have applied for a room in a category. However, this number is only of limited significance because not every person is suitable for every kitchen or hallway. Depending on various factors, the waiting period can therefore be between two months and two years.


Due to the Covid-19 pandemic there are no personal consultation hours at the moment!

We hold office hours for you every Tuesday and Thursday in the BA room of KaWo Eins (house 2; upper basement). There we can discuss all private matters personally.

You can reach out to us through the contract form. Please select “association” in the contact form.

Please have a look at this website, especially the FAQ sections, before sending us questions or requests.


Here you can find our current regulations and our statutes. Should you seek other documents related to the association, please contact us.