- 10000 Students
- Public Institution Type
With its location at the heart of a regional capital, its close ties to business and strong international links, it seeks to promote academic excellence, creativity and integrity.It has 5 faculties :
The Catholic University of Lyon is a member of the University of Lyon
The Catholic University of Lyon has :
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UCLy’s buddy program helps international students deal with language barriers and cultural differences, and establish social contacts while offering both international and French students an opportunity to have a multi-cultural college experience. French students interested in language and culture will be paired with an incoming international student and will help them, upon arrival, settle into life in Lyon. Lodging, food, administrative procedure, etc.
The University's Accommodation Service can help you look for a room, studio or flat in Lyon. It can also arrange for you to stay in the Catholic University of Lyon student residences or with a host family. There are several options:
A university library and a document resource centre with over 250,000 publications.
Multimedia rooms and WiFi on both campuses
In France, state health insurance covers most (around 70%) of your health and hospitalisation costs: this is known as 'social security'. Social security does not cover all healthcare costs, so it is advisable take out a policy with an insurance company who will reimburse the rest of the costs.
Aerobics, athletics, rowing, climbing, riding and football...Around twenty sporting activities are available all year round, regardless of your level and whether it's just for fun or competitive (at regional and inter-regional university championships, national or even international competitions).