FAQ

 This section covers FAQ on general topics. If there is a residence, which represents your nationality or your school, you will find more detailed information on its website.

These FAQ are intended for:

Students Researchers


Admission for students

1. What are the criteria for admitting students to the Campus?
2. How do I send a request for accommodation on the Campus?
3. How are the applications dealt with in the different residences and by whom?
4. Do I also need to send you a file of supporting documents?
5. If my application is not successful in the residence which deals with my request (maison d’ école or national residence), may I apply to another residence?
6. Is there a time-limit for submitting a request for accommodation and when should I apply? When can I expect a reply?
7. I have not yet received a reply to my request for admission to a university or an educational establishment in Ile-de-France. May I apply?
8. I would like to be lodged in the same accommodation as a person of my choice. How should I fill in my request form?
9. What sorts of accommodation are offered to students on the Campus?
10. What are the costs I can expect, if I am accommodated on the Campus?
11. I have registered a digital request; how can I find out if my request is being dealt with?
12. I have registered a digital request, but I have no record that my request has been received, except the automatic reply system.
13. I am coming to Paris to do a work placement; may I apply for accommodation on the Campus?
14. Is it possible to be accommodated for a short time during the academic year?
15. Does the Campus offer accommodation for the summer?
16. Are there partnerships between the Campus, the universities and the different higher education establishments?
17. Is the Campus site secure?

Students’ stay

18. My request has been accepted; what documents do I need to provide to compile my file?
19. What payments do I need to make on arrival?
20. What is the difference between a deposit and a security deposit?
21. When does the rent have to be paid?
22. Can I claim Housing Benefit?
23. Which documents certify that I am a resident?
24. I have been admitted by the residence representing my nationality, but this residence has suggested that I live in another residence as part of the melting pot policy on the Campus.
25. Can I stay on the Campus during the whole of my university course?
26. What formalities do I have to satisfy to be re-admitted?
27. If I decide to give up my accommodation earlier, what do I have to do in terms of administration?
28. If I am absent from my accommodation, may I let a third person use my room in my absence?

Coming to live on the Campus

29. How do I travel to the Campus?
30. What catering facilities are available?
31. What services does the Campus offer?


Admission of researchers

32. What are the criteria for admitting researchers to the Campus?
33. How do I send a request for accommodation on the Campus?
34. Do I need to send supporting documents?
35. Whom do I contact after my request has been registered?
36. Is there a time-limit for submitting a request for accommodation?
37. What is the maximum period I will be permitted to live on the Campus?

Request for accommodation by researchers

38. I have not received any acknowledgement of registration; has my request been received?
39. If my circumstances have changed, how can I modify my request for accommodation?
40. When can I expect a reply to my registration?
41. I am a French researcher; can I apply for accommodation on the Campus?
42. I am a researcher and I wish to come to the Campus with my family; is this possible?
43. If my request is successful, how will I be notified? Is notification sent to unsuccessful candidates?

Researchers’ stay

44. How do I travel to the Campus?
45. What type of accommodation will be allocated to me?
46. How do I confirm my acceptance of an offer of accommodation?
47. What will be the amount of the rent?
48. What supporting documents will I have to provide?
49. What expenses can I expect on my arrival?
50. Is the accommodation furnished?
51. What are the opening hours of the Reception areas of the residences?

Campus regulations

52. When must I pay my rent?
53. If I have to leave before the date agreed, what notice do I have to give?
54. If I want to extend my stay, when do I have to inform the residence?

Campus services

55. Support for international mobility: acc&ss
56. Security
57. Catering
58. Bank
59. Post Office



1. What are the criteria for admitting students to the Campus?

To be admitted, applicants must be studying at a minimum level of Masters’ 1 (Bac + 4) or equivalent. They must also be enrolled in a public higher education establishment, with priority given to establishments in the Ile-de-France, or in a private higher education establishment, which awards diplomas recognised by the State. 

Candidates wishing to undertake a work placement linked to their course of study in a university or in an enterprise in the Paris region must provide supporting documents as to the location of the work placement and the level of the diploma for which the work placement is compulsory.

Worth knowing
On the Campus doctoral students are defined as students; the status of researchers comprises only post-doctoral students and teacher-researchers.

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2. How do I send a request for accommodation on the Campus?

In the initial stage, requests should be sent to the Campus only by means of a digital form, available from the Admission Conditions page on the www.ciup.fr. website.
In the second stage, check whether your nationality or your school is represented by a residence. In fact, an additional procedure may be required of you. It is therefore important to read the Admission Conditions for that residence. 

Further information can be found under the Residences section.

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3. How are the applications dealt with in the different residences and by whom?

Requests are dealt with by:

The national residences: If your nationality is represented by a national residence on the Campus, in this case, this residence then becomes your sole contact point and admission is granted on behalf of the Campus as a whole.
The maisons d’école (MINA – MIAA – Arts et Métiers): If you are studying an agronomics or engineering course, your maison d’école will become your sole contact point.

If you do not fall into either of the two cases above, your request for accommodation will be dealt with by the Admissions Service. Correspondence with this service is by e-mail only to the following address: admissions.etudiants@ciup.fr.

Further information can be found under the Residences section.

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4. Do I also need to send you a file of supporting documents?

At this stage of the application, we need only the information, which you provide to us on the online form. We do not require any additional supporting documents from our applicants at the time of registration.

It is therefore important to fill out the sections required very clearly and fully. There are several text-boxes where you can give any details, which you consider important for your application.

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5. If my application is not successful in the residence which deals with my request (maison d’ école or national residence), may I apply to another residence?

No, you may not apply to the other residences. In fact, applying to a residence is the same as applying to the Campus. If your application is not successful, this is the case for all the residences.

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6. Is there a deadline for submitting a request for accommodation and when should I apply? When can I expect a reply?

There are no deadlines for submitting a request; we accept new residents throughout the academic year. It is in any case important to note that the requests for September each year must be completed from April of the same year. Requests are examined by the Admissions Committees, which meet several times a year. Whatever the result of your application, you will be notified by e-mail, to the electronic address given in your request for accommodation. It is therefore essential that you give an address which you check regularly.

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7. I have not yet received a reply to my request for admission to a university or an educational establishment in Ile-de-France. May I apply?

Yes, you may apply. Notify us as a matter of priority of any significant changes as regards the establishment, where you have enrolled, as well as of the amount of any grant you may receive and the organisation awarding the grant and of your date of arrival to the following address: admissions.etudiants@ciup.fr.

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8. I would like to be lodged in the same accommodation as a person of my choice. How should I fill in my request form?

For students aged less that 30 years, the two applicants must comply with the Campus admissions conditions (see Question 1) and apply separately. Simply indicate in the free text-box on the form, the identity of the person, with whom you wish to share your accommodation. For students aged more than 30 years, partners are exempted from the Campus Admissions Conditions.

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9. How should I fill in my request form?

In general, the type of accommodation offered to students is solely a single room, the different types of which are listed below:

  • En suite room – room with shower and washbasin, single bed and communal kitchen on the same floor.
  • Standard room - rooms with washbasin and single bed and communal kitchen and showers on the same floor.
  • Shared room with two single beds (en suite or standard)

Worth knowing
The type of accommodation you choose may not be the same as that offered by the residence accepting you.

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10. What are the costs I can expect, if I am accommodated on the Campus?

Worth knowing

 The applicable legislation is that of hostel accommodation. Therefore we talk about the fee.
The amount of the monthly fee depends on:

  • your status (students older than or younger than 30);
  • the length of your stay (stay of more than or less than 6 months);
  • type of rooms (standard or en suite, single or shared room).

For more information, do not hesitate to consult the Residence websites, which contain a great deal of information on prices, accommodation and facilities offered in each residence.

Please see our Prices section.

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11. I have registered a digital request; how can I find out if my request is being dealt with?

Once you have filled out the form, choose an identifier and a password. The choice of this identifier and password is entirely yours. This will enable you to reconnect to the site later to consult the information and track your request. Do not forget to click on Send to complete your registration on the Campus site.

Once you have sent your request, you will receive a simultaneous, automatic acknowledgement of receipt, confirming your application. If by any chance, you have not received an acknowledgement of receipt, all you have to do is to repeat the registration process.

Worth knowing
Sometimes our e-mails reach your Spam box. Do not forget to check your messaging service’s Spam box.

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12. I have registered a digital request, but I have no record that my request has been received, except the automatic reply system.

It is important to note that our reply is sent to our applicants in terms of the date planned for the start of the stay and not the date of registration of the electronic request.

If, 10 days before your date of arrival, you have still not received a reply, you must assume that your request has not been successful.

If you are still seeking accommodation, please let us know by e-mail.

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13. I am coming to Paris to do a work placement; may I apply for accommodation on the Campus?

Students who are coming to take up a work placement in the Ile-de-France region as part of their course of study and who are not enrolled at an establishment of the Ile-de-France are also accepted on the Campus.

On the registration form, select the heading, “other” under “higher education establishment” and explain in the free text-box the reason for your stay in Paris. You will be asked for supporting evidence of the work placement.

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14.Is it possible to be accommodated for a short time during the academic year?

As an exception and therefore on an uncertain basis, the Campus may accommodate persons, who do not match these admissions criteria, but who can prove a link with the world of higher education. Called guests of passage, they do not benefit from the status of resident. The minimum length of stay is 3 nights.

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15. Does the Campus offer accommodation for the summer?

From May to the end of September, vacant rooms can be allocated to students, irrespective of their course of study, for short stays for the purposes of study, research and work placements, without any nationality conditions. Simply send us your request using the Summer Stay Form, available on our website as from March.

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16. Are there partnerships between the Campus, the universities and the different higher education establishments?

In fact the Campus has Partnership relationships with certain universities in the Ile-de-France and with other higher education establishments, which may enable you to obtain accommodation. Make enquiries directly with the establishment, where you are enrolled.

Worth knowing
In this case it is essential to register on our site.

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17. Is the Campus site secure?

Please see the Campus Security Guide.
There are two security posts, one external and one internal, in order to safeguard the security of the Campus residents and staff 

  • The Central Security Post (24hours/24 and 7days/7) is located at the vehicle entrance at 27 Boulevard Jourdan. Tel. +33(0)1 44 16 66 00 
  • The Maison Internationale security post (0730 – 2200 hours).Tel. +33(0)1 44 16 64 69 (24hours/24 and 7days/7)

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18. My request has been accepted; what documents do I need to provide to compile my file?

Your residence will send you a non-exhaustive list of supporting documents you need to submit:

  • Academic documents (Copy of student card and of enrolment certificate or copy of the pre-enrolment certificate or copy of certification from your thesis supervisor for the current academic year, student card etc.)
  • Proof of income (copy of the grant certificate for the current year or a certificate of a bank account reserved for study purposes.)
  • Copy of your identity card or passport.
  • Civil liability insurance and medical certificate, certifying fitness to live in a communal environment.
  • After this, it is sufficient to confirm your accommodation booking by paying the registration fees and the deposit, and informing us of your date of arrival.

Worth knowing
Once your application is accepted, the management and follow-up of your file is the sole responsibility of the residence where you will lodge.

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19. What payments do I need to make on arrival?

  • The amount of your first accommodation fee. If you have made a deposit to reserve your accommodation, this will be deducted from your first accommodation fee.
  • Registration fees, in the order of 55 Euros, will be payable for registration and administration costs. This sum is not required in a case of re-admission to the Campus.
  • Security deposit.

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20. What is the difference between a deposit and a security deposit?

The deposit is the sum of money paid to reserve your lodging on the Campus. This amount will be deducted from your first accommodation fee. Please note that this deposit will not be refunded in cases of cancelation.

The security deposit is equivalent to one month’s accommodation fee and enables the residence to protect itself against the costs of repairing damage or failure to pay any fees due.

The security deposit will be refunded in full within 6 weeks (legal deadline) of the inventory of fixtures.

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21. When does the rent have to be paid?

From the moment of your arrival on the campus, before you are handed the keys to your room, you will also have to pay the fee for your first month’s residence in accordance with the applicable price. Please note that the monthly fee includes the utilities (heating, electricity, water, Internet). In principle, it should be paid on a regular basis by the fifth day of each month.

Worth knowing
Payment is due for every fortnight commenced irrespective of the date of arrival or departure.

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22. Can I claim Housing Benefit?

Irrespective of your country of origin and your age, you may make a claim for Housing Benefit. An office is set up every year on the Campus in the Maison Internationale from 15th September to 15th November only.

The type of assistance available is Housing Benefit (ALS), which is about 94 Euros per month. More information on the CAF website.

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23. Which documents define the duties of a resident?

Admission to the Campus implies that you will respect the rules inherent in communal life. You should therefore read:

 

Your future residence will provide to you:

  • A resident’s card, made out in your name, which is strictly personal to you and may not be transferred to other persons;
  • A certificate of reservation of payment of the deposit and the security deposit.

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24. I have been admitted by the residence representing my nationality, but this residence has suggested that I live in another residence as part of the melting pot policy on the Campus.

In the system of exchange between two residences, a resident is said to have been “mingled” when he has been admitted to a residence different from his nationality. Please contact your residence for more information.

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25. Can I stay on the Campus during the whole of my university course?

Admission to the Campus is granted for one year, from 1st September or 1st October to 30th June of the subsequent year, renewable a maximum of twice. Every academic year begun is counted as a full year.

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26. What formalities do I have to satisfy to be re-admitted?

Re-admission is decided by the committees which sit at the end of the academic year. Re-admission is neither a right, nor is it automatic. It is subject to:

  • continued compliance with the admission criteria;
  • compliance with the regulations specified above;
  • regular payment of fees for the accommodation.

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27. If I decide to give up my accommodation earlier, what do I have to do in terms of administration?

The resident must inform the administration of his residence, in writing, of his departure giving the required notice of one calendar month. If he fails to do this, compensation may be required; please refer to the regulations relevant to your residence.

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28. If I am absent from my accommodation, may I let a third person use my room in my absence?

All “sub-letting”, all lodging of third parties on the Campus is strictly forbidden and will lead to the privilege of accommodation on the Campus being withdrawn.

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29. How do I travel to the Campus?

By train: Arrival by Thalys at the Gare du Nord railway station -Take the RER B (direction Robinson or St Rémy les Chevreuse) – Alight at the Cité Universitaire station.

By car: On arrival in Paris, take the internal ring road motorway and exit at the Porte de Gentilly or take the external ring road motorway and exit at the Porte d’Orléans. Vehicles may be brought on to the Campus, with permission, and registered by the Security Post located at 27 Boulevard Jourdan. For any request for temporary vehicle access, please contact your residence.
Car park: Charlety

RER B: (direction Robinson or St Rémy les Chevreuse) – Alight at the Cité Universitaire stop.

By coach: Eurolines in the Gare du Nord or Gare du Midi in Brussels – Terminus Porte de Bagnolet  

Bus : 67, 21

Tram : T 3

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30. What catering facilities are available?

The University Restaurant on the Campus is open from Monday to Friday from 1145 to 1415 hours and from 1815 to 2100 hours. It is closed at weekends and on public holidays.

The Cafeteria is open from Monday to Friday from 0745 to 1900 hours, on Saturday from 0900 to 1900 hours and on Sunday from 1000 to 1900 hours;

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31. What services does the Campus offer?

Bank
A branch of the PNB Paris Bank is located in the Maison Internationale. There, you will find banking services such as opening a bank account and a cash dispenser. The branch is open from Monday to Friday.
Telephone: +33 (0)1 53 62 83 20.

Post Office
There is a post office at the entrance to the Campus, on the left after the arcades.
It is open from Monday to Friday.

Cultural and sports venues
The campus offers a range of sports, cultural and festive activities.
There is a variety of cultural venues such as the Campus Theatre, the Central Library, and the Languages Area on the Campus site. There are also sports facilities such as sports halls, a swimming pool, tennis courts, etc.

Other offices on the Campus
The Reception Offices for students and researchers, the administrative offices of the International Campus orchestra and choir and the office of the Alliance Internationale are located in the Maison Internationale. For information, please contact the Reception desk located in the Maison Internationale.

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32. What are the criteria for admitting researchers to the Campus?

To apply to the Campus as a researcher you must be:

  • the holder of a doctorate
  • have a post-doctoral project accepted by a university, a higher education or research establishment
  • be a guest in this capacity of a university, a higher education or research establishment  in the Ile-de-France

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33. How do I send a request for accommodation on the Campus?

In the initial stage all requests for accommodation on the Campus are made via an electronic form available on our site.

It is important to make sure you validate the last page of the registration form. Once this has been validated, you will receive an e-mail confirming your registration.

In the second stage check whether your nationality is represented by a residence. An additional procedure may be added; it is therefore important to read the Residence Admission Conditions. If your nationality is not represented by a residence, your request will be directed to the Admissions Service.

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34. Do I need to send you any supporting documents?

We do not require any supporting documents from our applicants at the time of registration. It is therefore important to fill out the sections required very clearly and fully, without hesitating to use the text-boxes to inform us of any useful information as to your circumstances.

As all correspondence with the Campus is conducted by electronic mail, ensure that the e-mail address you give us is one you consult regularly.

Worth knowing
The residences may require you to send supporting documents at any point in the procedure.

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35. Whom do I contact after my request has been registered?

Correspondence is conducted principally by electronic mail.
1) If your nationality or school is represented by a residence, we invite you to contact the office of that residence directly. You will find all the useful information on the Campus website.

2) If there is no residence representing your nationality or school, you can contact the Admissions Service at the following address:
admissions.chercheurs@ciup.fr.

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36. Is there a deadline for submitting a request for accommodation?

We accept new residents throughout the year and there is no deadline for submitting a request for accommodation. However, ensure that you communicate your request at least one month before your date of arrival.

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37. What is the maximum period I will be permitted to live on the Campus?

Researchers are admitted from a given date to a given date, for one year. The maximum duration of stay on the Campus is 24 months in total over the last 4 years.

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38. I registered a digital request; how will I know that my request is being dealt with?

 Once you have filled out the form, choose an identifier and a password. The choice of this identifier and password is entirely up to you. This will enable you to reconnect to the site later to consult the information and track your request. Do not forget to click on Send to complete your registration on the Campus site.

Once you have sent your request, you will receive a simultaneous, automatic acknowledgement of receipt, confirming your application.

If by any chance, you have not received an acknowledgement of receipt, all you have to do is to repeat the registration process.

Worth knowing
Sometimes our e-mails reach your Spam box. Do not forget to check your messaging service’s Spam box.

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39. If my circumstances have changed, how can I modify my request for accommodation?

Researchers’ circumstances often evolve. Notify us as a priority of significant changes to the e-mail address given at the end of the registration of your file.
You cannot modify your request, but you can send us an e-mail to: admissions.chercheurs@ciup.fr.

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40. When can I expect a reply to my registration?

In general, the reply is sent to applicants between one and two months before the date of arrival indicated on the registration form.

For example, a researcher wishing to stay in January will be contacted at the earliest two months before his arrival, during the month of November.

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41. I am a French researcher; can I apply for accommodation on the Campus?

Yes, the Campus also hosts French researchers in mobility.

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42. I am a researcher and I wish to come to the Campus with my family; is this possible?

The campus has lodgings, which are capable of housing researchers in mobility with their families. However, the number of such lodgings is limited.

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43. If my request is successful, how will I be notified? Is notification sent to unsuccessful candidates?

You will be notified by e-mail, irrespective of the result of your application; the reply will be sent to the e-mail address given on your request form.

If by any chance, two weeks before your date of arrival, you have not received any reply, this indicates that your application has not been successful.

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44. How do I get to the Campus?

Access by public transport
RER B: Station Cité universitaire
METRO: Line 4 Station Porte d’Orléans
Tram: T3 Station Cité universitaire 
Routes and plan available on www.ratp.com
From CDG airport: RER B to the station Cité universitaire 
From Orly airport: Orlybus, alight at Montsouris 
Orlyval from Orly to Antony, then RER B Cité universitaire station

Access by car: 
On arrival in Paris, take the internal ring road motorway and exit at the Porte de Gentilly or take the external ring road motorway and exit at the Porte d’Orléans. 

The vehicle entrance, for authorised vehicles, is by the Security Post located at 27 Boulevard Jourdan. It is also possible to park in the public, paying Charléty-Coubertin car park, which is nearby, in the avenue Pierre de Coubertin (about 150 m).

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45. What type of accommodation will be allocated to me?

As a priority researchers (post-doctoral students and senior teacher-researchers) are allocated studio apartments (from 18 to 25 m2 in area for single studio apartments and from 25 to 35 m2 for couples), all of which have a kitchenette.

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46. How do I confirm my acceptance of an offer of accommodation?

When you receive your offer of accommodation, the residence will notify you of the deadline by which you must pay a deposit.

The deposit may be paid by distance payment by bank card (contact your residence by telephone), or by cheque, made out in Euros and bearing the comment, “payable in France.”
This amount will be deducted from your first fee for the accommodation.

The payment of the deposit implies that you unreservedly accept the regulations governing admission to and residence on the Campus, the regulations governing your residence and the charter of use of Campus resources.

Please note
If you cancel your stay on the Campus, the deposit which you paid in advance will not be refunded to you.

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47. How do I confirm my acceptance of an offer of accommodation?

The 40 residences on the International Campus charge different prices. To find out the prices, visit the websites of the residences and click on the heading, Practical information.

Do not hesitate to consult the websites of the Residences, which contain a great deal of information concerning lodgings and the facilities in our residences.

Worth knowing about the Prices (the prices given are for information purposes only and are not contractually binding)

The rents vary according to:

  • The type of lodging
  • The surface area of the lodging
  • The length of stay

Worth knowing
1. The lodgings are exempt from local taxes and the fees include all taxes.
2. Rent is due for each fortnight commenced. This rule applies at the beginning and at the end of the stay.

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48. What supporting documents will I have to provide?

(The list is not exhaustive.)

  • Copy of your employment contract, or acceptance agreement, or letter of invitation from a research laboratory
  • Copy of your identity card or passport,
  • Proof of earnings (for example, grant certificate)
  • Proof of Social Security cover (health)
  • Medical certificate, certifying fitness to live in a communal environment
  • Proof of insurance – civil liability
  • Bank account identification (RIB)
  • Identity photos

Worth knowing
Additional supporting documents may be required from you.

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49. What expenses can I expect on my arrival?

1. The security deposit: You will be asked to pay an amount equivalent to one month’s rent. This deposit is intended to cover any degradations or failure to pay fees which could be attributed to you.
If you have complied with the residence administration requirements and if no degradation is attributable to you, this security deposit will be refunded to you in full within 6 to 8 weeks of your departure.

2) Registration fees: you will be required on your arrival to pay registration fees and administration fees. You will not have to pay this sum again, if you are re-admitted to the Campus.

3) The amount of the first month’s fee for the accommodation (the deposit paid will be deducted from this amount).

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50. Is the accommodation furnished?

All the lodgings (except Résidence Quai de la Loire and Résidence Lila) are equipped with:

  • bedding; pillows, pillow cases, mattress cover, sheets, blanket or duvet
  • desk
  • kitchenette
  • refrigerator
  • Internet connection
  • shower room and WC

Worth knowing
The accommodation is cleaned and the sheets are changed every fortnight. Each Residence displays a schedule to notify residents of the day, on which their accommodation is cleaned. 

Résidence Quai de la Loire and Résidence Lila do not have the following benefits : bedding, Internet connection, menage.

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51. What are the opening hours of the Reception areas of the residences?

The Residences have different opening hours.  It is therefore important to inform your host residence of the exact date and time of your arrival.

The residence will explain to you the procedure for collecting the key to your lodging.
Do not hesitate to contact the residences’ websites to find out the opening hours of their Reception offices.

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52. When must I pay my rent?

The amount of your monthly rent should be paid to the administrative service of your residence by the 5th day of each month.

The resident may pay:

  • by bank card
  • by cheque, endorsable only in a French bank;
  • in cash, if the means of payment above are not available.

Any delay in payment or failure to pay is liable to give rise to disciplinary measures, which may result in the exclusion of the resident.

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53. If I have to leave before the date agreed, what notice do I have to give?

If the resident wishes to leave the premises before the expiry of the period for which he was admitted, he must notify the residence administration of this:

  • for long and medium-term stays, at least one calendar month prior to his departure;
  • for short stays: the anticipated date of departure must be notified at least two weeks in advance.

In all these cases the resident is reminded that payment is due for any fortnight commenced.

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54. If I want to extend my stay, when do I have to inform the residence?

If you want to extend your stay, you must make your request to the management of your residence at least 2 months prior to your anticipated date of departure. You will not receive a reminder. Your request for an extension must be supported by evidence (such as a statement from your head of laboratory or an employment contract providing evidence of the new dates of residence requested).

In the absence of supporting evidence, your request for an extension cannot be examined.

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55. Support for international mobility: acc&ss

A service of the International Campus, acc&ss Paris Centre, supports and guides international students and researchers, prior to and during their stay in Paris and in the Ile-de-France.
The multi-lingual acc&ss team provides them with a range of activities especially designed for them. It assists in administrative formalities, issues practical information and organises French language workshops, cultural and leisure activities.

Do not hesitate to contact acc&ss Paris Centre and we will send you a personal response to the questions you have asked or the solution to any difficulties which you may encounter.

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56. Security

Consult the Campus Security Guide
The Central Security Post (24 hours/24 and 7 days/7) is located at the vehicle entrance at 27 Boulevard Jourdan.
Tel. +33(0)1 44 16 66 00 (24 hours/24 and 7 days/7)

The Maison Internationale Security Post (0730 – 2200 hours):
Tel. +33(0)1 44 16 64 69 (24 hours/24 and 7 days/7)

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57. Catering

1. The University Restaurant on the Campus
The University Restaurant is open from Monday to Friday from 1145 to 1415 hours and from 1815 to 2100 hours. It is closed at weekends and on public holidays.

2. The Cafeteria
With a terrace overlooking the grounds, the cafeteria is open from Monday to Friday from 0745 to 1900 hours, on Saturday from 0900 to 1900 hours and on Sunday from 1000 to 1900 hours.

3. Catering in the residences
Two residences offer catering facilities accessible to everyone:

  • The restaurant in the Collège d’ Espagne is open throughout the year and offers a breakfast service (from Monday to Friday from 0730 to 1000 hours, Saturday, Sunday and public holidays from 0830 to 1030 hours) and a lunch service (from Monday to Friday from 1200 to 1400 hours. Closed at weekends and on public holidays).
  • The cafeteria in the Maison Heinrich Heine is open to everyone from Monday to Friday from 0800 to 1430 hours and on Saturday from 1000 to 1430 hours.

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58. The bank

A bank is located in the Maison Internationale. There, you will find banking services such as opening bank accounts and a cash dispenser.
The branch is open from Monday to Friday.

Telephone: +33 (0)1 53 62 83 20.

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59. The Post Office

A post office is located at the entrance to the Campus, on the left after the arcades.
It is open from Monday to Friday.

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