Student card

Your student card is issued once you have completed your on line administrative registration (including having provided all supporting documents and having paid your tuition fees).

For degree-seeking students, your student card is valid for the duration of your studies (Bachelor/Master).

You will be issued with a new stamp every year which will validate your registration for the current academic year.

Student cardYour student card includes your family name and first name and/or the year of graduation as well as your unique Sciences Po student ID number (number of your student card).

This user ID number allows you to access your Sciences Po student account and to carry out important steps such as your administrative registration and course registration.

How to use your studend card

Your student card is essential during your studies at Sciences Po, it allows you to:

  • Access to the library facilities, borrow books and journals etc. Your library borrower's number is the same as your student ID number.
  • Access certain secured buildings: the journalism school, etc.
  • Benefit from certain student reductions (transports, cultural activities, etc.).
  • Pay for photocopy at Sciences Po.

In order not to damage your student card, we recommend however that you use the specific photocopy cards which are on sale at the library and in the lobby of 27 rue Saint-Guillaume.

It contains no information regarding your social security, additional health insurance and tuition fees. You will be issued with a receipt once you have paid your tuition fees. You will have access to official certificates if you are covered by French social security of an additional health insurance.

What steps to follow if you have a problem