7 percent of students in Germany are parents. Over half of the children are four years old or younger.

For most parents, finding adequate childcare is an essential prerequisite for the success of their studies. Students who are mothers, especially if they are single parents, are particularly dependent on appropriate childcare services. Within the scope of its responsibility for the social assistance of students, the Studentenwerk offers the following services at three locations (Amberg, Bayreuth, Coburg) Daycare facilities for children from birth onwards.