Living on the Nancy campus

  • Place Stanislas, Nancy ©Martin ArgyrogloPlace Stanislas, Nancy ©Martin Argyroglo

Discover the city

Close to Germany and Luxembourg, and an hour and a half by high-speed train from Paris, Nancy is a city with a strong European flavour and international perspective.


It's easy to find a place to stay in one of Nancy's many student residences or in a private flat.
Don't forget to prepare your search carefully before you start looking. Depending on your situation, you may also be eligible for a housing benefit.


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

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

Culture & Leisure

The cultural calendar (fr.) is rich and varied throughout the year. Students can go to the Opera (fr.), a concert at L'Autre Canal, Nancy's new contemporary music venue, or a show at the Zénith (fr.). There's also a whole range of sports activities available in Nancy, from basketball and football to horse riding or swimming, with many facilities and nearly 240 clubs and associations (fr.).

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