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Privilodges Campus Universités FAQ aims to help its students better visualize the residence, the accommodations or the services offered in order to make sure no information has been left out.



Q: How to book your apartment at the Privilodges Campus Universités residence?
A: You can submit a reservation request directly on our website by clicking here. You can also ask us for further information on the page contact us.

Q: How long in advance do I have to book my accommodation for the start of academic year?
A: No time limit, the subscriptions are already open for the academic year.

Q: Is a short-stay in the residence possible?
A: Absolutely, regarding the availabilities, a short-stay can be booked. Do not hesitate to contact directly the residence by email or phone.

Q: What are the supporting documents requested to book an accommodation?
A: Future tenant:

  • Two-sided ID card or passport of current validity
  • Valid student ID
  • Bank account details (French bank account details can be provided after your arrival in France for direct debit payment)
  • If the tenant is employed and earn a salary about 3 times the rent amount: last 2 most recent pay slips
  • If the tenant does not have a guarantor: Garantme (more information on the website)

A: Guarantor:

  • Two-sided ID card or passport of current validity
  • Bank account details
  • Photocopies of the Guarantor’s two most recent pay slips
  • The Guarantor’s most recent income tax statement
  • Proof of the Guarantor’s address (such as a rent receipt or utility bill)

Q: Is it mandatory to have a guarantor?
A: If you do not have a guarantor, you can ask for a guarantee on Garant me.

Q: Is the home insurance mandatory?
A: Each tenant must be insured against fire, explosion, theft and water damage hazards covering the real estate and equipment of the occupied apartment in France. Tenants must also purchase a civil liability insurance contract. Our partner AXA offers home insurance at a negotiated price (more information directly to the residence manager).



Q: What types of accommodation are available?
A: Privilodges Campus Universités offers three ranges of apartments from a simple studio to a 2-bedroom apartment depending on your needs, the comfort you want and how many people you are. You will find more information and pictures on the page rates and terms.

Q: Is it possible to visit the residence and apartments?
A: It is possible to organize a tour of the residence and apartments available according to your criteria of choice. It is strongly advised to make an appointment by calling or emailing the residence.



Q: What type of services provides Privilodges Campus Universités?
Multilingual staff, free and unlimited Internet access, heating, laundry facility, accessibility for person with disability, reception 5 days a week, commune areas, fitness room, etc.

Q: I must work on the extranet of my faculty: can I do it from my apartment?
Of course! The entire residence offers a free and unlimited Internet access as well as an optimal connection in every room.



Q: How far is the residence from the campus university?
A: The residence is located 5 minute away from the bus line C25 at the bus-stop St Augustin. It brings you to the university in less than 20 min.

Q: I have a fully-equipped kitchen in my apartment but where can I do my groceries?
A Carrefour contact shop is located 5 minutes away from the residence. If you are looking for fresh products, there is a local market each morning (except on Monday) at the corner of the street (2 minutes walking).