Coming to France

Welcome to Université Paris-Saclay! Our pages are intended to provide you with general information on a wide range of topics to make your moving experience more pleasant. Your institution's staff are eager to help you with any questions you may have.


Prise de notesPreparing to move

Before coming to France, make sure that you gather all the necessary information regarding immigration procedures and the documents you should bring with you. In addition, it is important that you understand the cost of living in France.



Carte de la FranceSettling in France

We know it, moving to a new country can be stressful. To help you settle in the best conditions, here is all the relevant information on validating your visa, requesting a residence and/or work permit, finding an accommodation and choosing the health coverage that best suits your needs.


Vie pratiquePractical matters

Going to a new country is an exciting and possibly a slightly daunting experience. Here you will find a range of information regarding practical matters, including the critical first steps that you will have to take.


Culture and life on Campus

Culture, student organisations, integration, sport, activities, events... Experience life to the full in Paris and at the Paris-Saclay campus - your home away from home.