Pré-rentrée: From September 1st, 2021(Campuses Villejean and la Harpe in Rennes)
The pré-rentrée event is an important week of meetings which allow students to meet with their various departments. This event is essential for new students in order to register for courses and become familiarized with administrative and pedagogical staff and procedures in their program. Students are notified by their respective departments of the dates and timeframes of meetings. You can also find out more information on dates and activities planned for Licence (Bachelor-level students) here. Individual mobility students should contact the DÉVU Office for more information. During the week, students will have the opportunity to visit information stands from: the DÉVU, Sports (SIUAPS), CPAM (healthcare insurance) and more.
Pré-rentrée for the Mazier Campus (in Saint Brieuc)
Similar meetings will be held on Rennes 2's Mazier Campus from September 1st to 6th. See the detailed schedule here.
Pré-rentrée for Masters students: details to come.
Welcome Week for International Exchange Students: From September 6 - 10, 2021
Exchange students: Exchange students will have orientation activities planned by the International Office during the Welcome Week. The Welcome Week is designed to familiarize students with their new university environment, you learn the basics like: how to register for classes, get a student card, or open a French bank account. Please contact the International Office if you may have any last-minute impediments that may prevent you from arriving on campus for the week's activities.
French-language students of the CIREFE will also have specific welcome and orientation activities planned. You should receive any important information directly from their offices. For any questions, please contact the CIREFE offices.
Beginning of classes: Monday, September 13 (with some exceptions)
Wearing a mask is now mandatory in all higher education institutions in France. Students will have to respect this measure on university premises, in addition to the respect of physical distancing measures. You can find information and guidance from the French Government regarding the current outbreak of coronavirus disease in France and the restrictions and requirements in place here.
Campus Week / Semaine Campus
A festive and welcoming "Campus Week" will be organized on Tuesday, September 14th and Wednesday, September 15th with a village of student organizations, the distribution of a meal/student ticket, music, cultural tickets...
Consult the program for the Rennes Campus Week
In Saint-Brieuc :
The festive "Campus Week" is organized on Thursday, September 16 with a village of student associations, distribution of a meal/student ticket, music, cultural events...
Also don't miss out on the CMI Rennes' Welcome Days !
CMI Rennes (the Rennes International Mobility Center) provides services to international students, doctoral students & researchers currently on a mobility project in Rennes. Go here for more information on this useful and fun-filled week.