apartments for international scholars
The guest house is supported by the „Unterländer Studienfonds“, a public endowment of the university. It was officially opened in September 1997 for international scholars.
The guest house is located on the university campus next to the German Cancer Research Centre (DKFZ), the paediatrics clinic, the surgical department, the head clinic and the Max-Planck-Institute for Medical Research. For scholars working at institutes in the city centre there are good connections from the guest house with public transportation.
Since January 2003 the university medical centre Heidelberg, main department 3, administers and rents the apartments in the guest house, Neuenheimer Feld 370, which belongs to clinic. In September 2005 come along other apartments which belongs to the clinic in the extension building of the guest house. These as well as the apartments which are acquired from Mr. Lautenschläger are administers by the university medical centre Heidelberg, too.