Life on campus
Direction de la vie étudiante
The Direction de la vie étudiante (DVE) supports student initiatives and livens up campuses. Located in the "Pôle étudiant" right in the heart of the Tertre Campus, you will also find an information kiosk on each campus, where a student will inform you on the following services:
- University-based services (sports, careers advice, health etc.)
- local services and authorities (swimming pools, libraries, grants.)
- CROUS (housing, grants, culture)
- cultural events in the city
- student associations (more than 100 associations)..
"Autour du monde" - Erasmus Student Network (ESN)
The association Autour du Monde-ESN Nantes helps you get settled in on your campus and in the city. Autour du Monde-ESN offers activities throughout your stay, putting you in contact with local businesses interested in your profile and getting you involved in community life :
- conversation groups (English/French, Spanish/French, German/French) which take place in bars in Nantes
- outings and visits in Nantes and the surrounding area
- Welcome parties
Maison des Echanges Internationaux et de la Francophonie,15 chaussée de la Madeleine (Tram 2/3 stop Hôtel Dieu)
02 53 46 21 65
There are many other associations for students. Joining is an excellent way to improve your knowledge of the French language and make friends ! Contact the Direction de la vie étudiante.
Student Center - Pôle Etudiant
Opened in 2005, the venue has become the hub of student life. It is located at the centre of the Tertre Campus, the main university campus in terms of number of students. This space dedicated to campus and community life is a cultural venue. Concerts, exhibits, debates, film screenings and theatre are featured throughout the year. It is a resource for your projects with spaces dedicated to associations : shared office space, a meeting room and a workshop.
At the Pôle étudiant you will also find all the information about student life in Nantes and services to facilitate your studies : computer workstations, copiers, WI-Fi zone, Monéo ATM and more. The Pôle étudiant also has a cafeteria that is open all day and evening.
How to go ?
Tram, line 2, stop Facultés
Bus lines 25 and 83, stop Fac de Droit
Bands who have performed here
Prun', the only university webradio in Nantes, is broadcast on the following website : www.prun.net. Every year Prun' welcomes volunteers to contribute to its radio broadcasts. Contact them !Prun'radio étudiante nantaise
1 rue Didienne, 44000 Nantes
02 40 12 09 06
Mis à jour le August 27, 2012 par Jelena MILOJEVIC