Welcome Days Academic Exchange

Welcome at the University of Geneva!



Date: Friday 11 September 2020, Uni Mail
Time: 8:00am - 12:00 noon

Our ‘Welcome Days ’ event ensures that your arrival at the University of Geneva goes as smoothly as possible. It will take place in person if circumstances permit, and online via a virtual platform for those who are unable to attend physically.

During this orientation day, you will receive extensive information regarding:

  • your exchange program, including practical information on residency permits, insurance, French classes, etc.;
  • computer tools required to take your classes;
  • special services made available to students by the University as part of the ‘Campus Life’ program.



TimeDetailsPractical Information
8.00am-08.30am Welcome and distribution of arrival packs if conditions permit

In front of the room of each program.

MR070: Swiss Mobility Students
MR280: Europe (Semp) Students
MR290: Extra-european (non-SEMP) Students


8.30am-8.45am Welcome by the Rector



8.45am-10:00am 3 exchange information sessions

Live streaming https://infofilieres-unige.ch/en

Face to face if possible (see room for each programme)

10.00am-12:00 noon Online live chat with the exchange team  https://infofilieres-unige.ch/en
  Online live chat with student services  https://infofilieres-unige.ch/en



Full programme