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International Welcome Days 2022

Published on August 29, 2022

UPEC welcomes and provides support to its international students throughout the International Welcome Days, from September 5 to October 5, 2022. The event includes a Welcome Desk, a University presentation, campus tours, meet-and-greets, sports and cultural visits.

International Welcome Days 2022
International Welcome Days 2022
Dates

from September 5, 2022 to October 5, 2022

Designed to make the arrival of our new international students easier, the International Welcome Days will take place at UPEC from September 5 to October 5, 2022.

Take advantage of individual support at the Welcome Desk and enjoy many fun activities to discover the university and its services in the best conditions.

Please note that except for the Welcome Desk and the French as a Foreign Language test, you need to register in advance for all available activities (limited spots). An email will be sent to confirm your registration.
 

WELCOME DESK

The Welcome Desk is your central point of contact for help in carrying out administrative formalities and settling-in in France. You will find answers to all questions regarding administrative registration at UPEC, housing, social aid, social security registration and health.

This year, two locations to welcome you:

Créteil, Maison des langues et des relations internationales (MLRI), campus mail des Mèches from September 5 to October 5 from 10am to 4pm drop-in
From Monday to Friday, student advisors welcome you and provide you with information on all administrative procedures. You can also benefit from the support of representatives of the university's services and experts thanks to the topic hours:

- Administrative registration at UPEC
Wednesdays, September 7 and 14, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. - Service Inscription et Organisation des Études (SIOE)

- Housing
Tuesdays, September 6 and 13 and Thursdays, September 8 and 15 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. – Service Vie de Campus (Campus Life Office)

- Social Aid
Tuesdays, September 6 and 13 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and Thursdays, September 8 and 15 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. - Service Vie de Campus
Fridays, September 16, 23 and 30, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm - Caisse d'Allocations Familiales (Caf 94)

- Social security registration
Fridays, September 16, 23 and 30, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. - Assurance maladie (CPAM du Val-de-Marne)

- Health
Fridays, September 23 and 30 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m - University Health Service (SSU)

To make the most of your visit, remember to bring the documents you need to complete your formalities.

Lieusaint, IUT de Sénart-Fontainebleau, Campus de Sénart, on Monday September 19 from 11:30 am to 2:30 pm as part of the Welcom'IUT event. More info


DISCOVER THE UNIVERSITY

University institutional presentation & Campus tours

Don't miss the institutional welcome session on Monday, September 12 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. for a complete presentation of the university and its services.

Find your bearings on the Créteil and mail des Mèches campuses with Campus tours on Tuesdays, September 6 and 13 from 12:30 to 1:30 pm and Wednesdays, September 7 and 14 from 3 to 4 pm.

Prior registration required: REGISTRATIONS CLOSED

► French as a Foreign Language test for exchange students

Students on exchange programs can take advantage of free French as a foreign language (FLE) classes. To be able to register, go directly to the placement test: Monday, September 12 at 2pm, Maison des langues et des relations internationales (room 309), campus mail des Mèches.
For more information: delcife@u-pec.fr
 

STUDENT GATHERINGS

► Rencontres de la mobilité internationale, Tuesday September 20 from 12 to 2 pm, Maison des langues et des relations internationales

Come and meet other international and local students to share your experiences over a snack.
Prior registration required: REGISTRATIONS CLOSED

► International students' night, Thursday September 29, 8:30 pm, Les Caves du Chapelais, Paris 17e
We invite you to a memorable student party in Paris that will allow you to get to know each other better.
Prior registration required: REGISTRATIONS CLOSED
 

SPORTS AND CULTURE

Discover some of the sports activities offered free of charge by the university (SUAPS) and explore the French capital with cultural visits organized by the Intercultural and Language Space.

Sport
  • Golf, Tuesday September 13 from 2 to 4 pm - Parc du Tremblay (departure at 1 pm from the MLRI)
  • Volleyball, Wednesday, September 14 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm - Campus Duvauchelle
  • Cardio-training, Thursday, September 22 from 12:15 to 1:15 pm - Campus mail des Mèches
  • Nordic Walking, Friday, September 30 from 10am to 12pm - Campus Centre
Cultural visits in Paris
  • Croisière sur la Seine (Cruise on the Seine), Thursday, September 15 at 4:30 pm
  • Musée du Parfum (Perfume Museum), Thursday, September 22 at 3:45 pm
Remember, for golf and cultural visits; meet at the Maison des langues et des relations internationales for a grouped departure.

Prior registration required: REGISTRATIONS CLOSED

 

INFORMATION

For questions about the International Welcome Days, contact: international-event@u-pec.fr

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