Living on the Dijon campus

  • Rue de la Liberté, Dijon ©Martin ArgyrogloRue de la Liberté, Dijon ©Martin Argyroglo

Discover the city

The former capital of the Dukes of Burgundy, Dijon has a rich historical and artistic heritage with one of the largest protected areas in France, listed by UNESCO as an "asset of universal value".


It’s easy to find a place to stay in one of Dijon's many student residences or in a private flat.

Don't forget to prepare your search carefully before you start looking for accommodation. Depending on your situation, you may also be eligible for a housing benefit.


You can travel around Dijon by bus and tram: plan your route (fr.).

There is also a public bike-share system (fr.) and bike hire (fr.) available.

Culture & Leisure

Dijon's cultural life is at once very rich and accessible (fr.). Students benefit from significant discounts for cultural events and free access to municipal museums.

Dijon also has a number of quality sports facilities (fr.): several swimming pools including an Olympic pool (fr.) with a diving area, many stadiums and gyms, a skating rink and a 37-hectare artificial lake with a water sports centre.

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