Visa and immigration

EU students

EU students are not required to hold a residence permit or visa. Please note that students from EU countries in transitional period need a residence permit to work in France.

Non-EU students

> Non-Eu exchange students

Students staying in France for more than three months will be provided with a Long Stay Visa (Visa Long Séjour). During your first three months with us, you will need to sort out administrative formalities at the French Office for Immigration and Integration (OFII).

> Non-Eu regular students

  • Don’t forget to apply for your student visa as soon as your application has been accepted.

  • When you arrive in Strasbourg, get your student residence permit at the Mission Accueil located in the Platane building (Central Campus). 

Important information

Find out more about student visas on Campus France's website.