Reception facilities

For students coming to Lyon in the context of an exchange program, the first place to look for resources is the school's International Relations service.



photo Université Lyon 1
photo Université Lyon 1
University Lyon 1
• International Relations Service 
Located on the La Doua campus in the "Maison de l'Université" building. 
Welcoming foreign exchange students is one of the missions of the Lyon 1 International Relations Department. 
BOREAL is the office for all foreign students entering Lyon 1 who are registered individually and are not part of an exchange program. 

University Lyon 2
• General Service for International Relations 
Manages the administrative and technical aspects of student mobility. 
Reception of international foreign students, whether or not they participate in exchange programs
Address: 18 quai Claude Bernard, 69365 Lyon Cedex 07, France 
Telephone: +33 4 78 69 74 53 
Email: sri@univ-lyon2.fr 

University Lyon 3 
• International Relations Service
Address: Manufacture des Tabacs - 6 Cours Albert Thomas - Lyon 8 
Telephone: 04 78 78 73 93 
Email: ri@univ-lyon3.fr 
Opening hours: from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and from 1:45 p.m. to 5 p.m.

The Lyon III International Association facilitates the arrival of foreign students who are studying at University Lyon 3 through an exchange program and encourages contacts between French and foreign students. 

Students Welcome Desk

When courses start in the fall, the "Students Welcome Desk" provides students in the Lyon metropolitan area with services that ensure a smooth fit into the city and proper studies. 
This event is organized by the University of Lyon, the CROUS of Lyon-St Etienne, the City of Lyon and Lyon Métropole, the Rhône Prefecture and the Rhône-Alpes Region. 
Université de Lyon - 92 rue Pasteur - 69007 Lyon