Arrival & transportation

Published on February 10, 2015 Updated on December 7, 2016

Book your travel ticket! Each participant is responsible for buying their ticket.

A UPEC student can welcome you on your arrival. Please indicate your date, hours and airport and terminal of arrival (or your train or bus station) at

Before leaving your country, check the expiry date of your passport or identity document.
> Check here if you need to obtain a short-term student visa.

Your short-term visa, also called Shenghen visa, is valid for all 26 countries of the Shenghen area.

Short-stay form accessible here

Non-European students who stay less than three months in France are not eligible for French health insurance. Nevertheless we do recommand that you subscribe to a health insurance policy for the duration of your stay.