International (non-Erasmus) - Students

Welcome and integration sessions

Welcome sessions are organised to help you integrate at the University of Geneva.

A mandatory welcome day for exchange students is organised on the Friday prior to the beginning of each official academic semester. 

The following information will be given to you at this session:

  • Courses
  • Student card
  • Free French classes
  • Internet access
  • Libraries
  • Cultural and sport activities
  • Residence permit
  • Bank account
  • Insurance

Faculty Information Sessions (attendance mandatory)
Schedule provided at the welcome day.