Welcome services

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Making Your Stay Smoother

The International Academy, together with the COPAIN association, will provide you with welcome services that will make your life easier before and during your summer school.

COPAIN’s purpose is to offer practical support to Northern France international students; the International Academy is devoted to offering high standard services to international students.

Included in the program:

Pick-up from Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) to the hall of residence; drop-off to CDG Airport at the end of the bootcamp.
Accommodation on the campus (see information below).
Catering: you will be provided with breakfast, lunch and dinner from the day of your arrival to the end of your stay in Lille. All meals will be booked and delivered to the residence, served in the university canteen or in town.
Local transportation pass for the public transport network in the Metropole of Lille (see information below).
Access to university facilities (Lilliad library, university restaurant…).
Student support (before your arrival and during your stay).


For your peace of mind!

On Campus Accommodation

You will be staying on the 370-acre leading scientific campus of the University of Lille, located 10 min away by metro from Lille city centre (and 3 min from the popular V2 shopping mall).

You will be provided with a furnished individual room with private bathroom, bedsheets, free wifi.

Dates of the stay: Sunday June 30th – Saturday July 13th


Transport in Lille

On your first day in Lille you will be handed an Ilévia travel card (local transportation company), offering unlimited use of the public transport networks in Lille metropolis (underground, bus, tram and train) and covering 650 km². Valid during the whole summer school programme.