Settling into your accomodation

For those staying in a university residence:

From Monday to Friday, report directly to the residence welcome desk to accomplish arrival formalities. See p. 67 “Bus lines” to get to the residence from the train station.

For those staying in a private room or apartment:

Contact your landlord before arrival to determine when and how you will be able to move in.

Weekend arrivals:

For those arriving during the weekend, it may be necessary to stay at the youth hostel or at a hotel:

Auberge de Jeunesse (bus line #7)
Phone : +33 (0)5 49 30 09 70

Hotels near the train station and city centre

Contact: for a list of addresses

Students are advised to do their best to arrive early in the week and in the day, to simplify and facilitate reception at the university halls of residence and in administrative services.

Université de Poitiers - 15, rue de l'Hôtel Dieu - TSA 71117 - 86073 POITIERS Cedex 9 - France - Tél : (33) (0)5 49 45 30 00 - Fax : (33) (0)5 49 45 30 50 -