Legal counseling

Should you run into a particularly difficult problem and thus require legal aid, the AStA provides free legal counseling with partnering lawyers.

To make an appointment, you must come to by during our office hours in person with your student ID and pay a deposit of 10€ which will be returned to you after the appointment. Appointments for legal counseling can only be made here with the AStA.

General counsel

For any subject we cannot offer specific counseling for, we offer bi-weekly general counseling by our lawyer Mrs. Drolshagen. You can make an appointment during the opening hours of the Social Department.

Tenancy law

In cooperation with the Mieterschutzverein Aachen e.V., we offer advice on tenancy law on their premises every Thursday from 14:00 to 16:30. An appointment must be made during the opening hours of the Social Department.

As of this year, the Mieterschutzverein Aachen e.V. is offering a reduced student fee for full membership to all students enrolled in Aachen.

Aliens law

Every two weeks, the Foreigners’ Representation offers free advice on aliens’ law. You can find further information on their >website<.

Exam law

As exam law is a very special field of law, we offer bi-weekly counseling by a specialist lawyer for administrative law. You can find more information about exam law here. Appointment for counseling on exam law can be made at the AStA Department of Education. Further information is also available by e-mail.


In cooperation with Dr. Ansgar Vögeli, we provide support on all questions and problems concerning social law, especially BAföG. For example, if you need legal support appealing a BAföG decision, following an appointment with our Social Department, we can arrange a free first consultation with a lawyer. Further information is also available by e-mail.