The student and young professionals residence in Paris 13, YouFirst Campus Montsouris, was in need of a good refresh. And now, it's done! We take a look at this innovative renovation that emphasizes energy efficiency without forgetting about aesthetics or functionality. Let's take a guided tour of the latest addition to YouFirst Campus student and young professionals residences!
There are many reasons why you might want to share accommodation in a student residence. For example, it can be a way to rent larger student accommodation for less, be part of a community and meet new people in an unfamiliar city. Find yours now !
A lively, yet homely student city at the intersection of northern Europe, Lille is the perfect place to live during your studies or when starting your first job. We’ve put together a list of the best eight things to do, either by yourself or with friends, near your student residence in Lille!
As Europe’s leading business district, La Défense welcomes thousands of people who come to work in one of its iconic towers every day. And you don’t have to go up to the rooftop of the Grande Arche to realise that La Défense is a great district for both students and young professionals to live in. If you’ve just moved into the student residence La Défense or the student residence Grande Arche, here is a guided tour of your new favourite district!
Christmas celebrations are in full swing at our student residences! Christmas tree-making and socialising at a Christmas party were on the agenda in early December. We joined in the celebrations alongside students at the Paris Bagnolet student residence. Story.
Living in a YouFirst Campus student residence is a unique experience. A good atmosphere, a chance to meet people and regular get-togethers. Our first event is the welcome drink for newcomers. Rather than tell you how it’s done, we’ll take you through the welcome drink experience at the Paris Porte d’Ivry residence as if you were there. Report.
Some apps are more useful than others. From puzzles based on sweets… to very practical apps to support you in your student life. We’re focussing on the second category, so here are six apps to help you get organised, all available on the AppStore and Google Play. Let’s get started.
Welcome to Bordeaux, one of the top 10 student cities in France. With its history, culture, renowned universities and bustling streets, Bordeaux is undoubtedly a great choice. But the question is: where should you stay to get the most out of the city?
When you begin your studies in higher education, you must be covered by a health insurance scheme, so you can receive health and social care while you’re a student. What steps do I need to take? What are my rights? What is a Carte Vitale? We’ll tell you everything you need to know!
Looking to rent student accommodation? Whether you are living independently or sharing, your property owner may require a guarantor. What exactly is a guarantor? How do I find one? We’re here to help clear things up and answer any questions you may have.
With your first apartment, you’re starting a new chapter in your life and you have a million things to think about. Home insurance is just one of them. It’s an essential requirement, and even a legal obligation if you’re renting. But why is home insurance so important? And what exactly does it cover? We’re here to tell you the basics you need to know when choosing a solution that suits your needs on this new journey.
Found your future home? Make the most of your YouFirst Campus customer account to help you settle in and enjoy your new-found independence. Everything you need for daily YouFirst Campus life at your fingertips: finding practical information, getting quick support, sending documents and more. How handy is that?
If you’re moving in to a YouFirst Campus residence soon and would you like to give your budget a bit of a boost, you should be aware that the CAF (Caisse d’Allocations Familiales — family allowance fund) can help you financially throughout your studies, whether you are a French or international student. There are different types of aid, conditions you need to meet to claim it and documents you need to provide, so here’s all the information you need to make paying your rent easier.
Is your future school in Ivry or Paris? Well, luckily for you, the new YouFirst Campus Ivry will open its doors for the start of the of 2021 academic year. Just five kilometres from the centre of Paris, this brand new, modern and stylish student residence is located in a booming neighbourhood.
With a wealth of experience in the hospitality sector, he is much more than just a residence manager. Meet François Seret, the passionate YouFirst Manager of YouFirst Campus Lille, and hear what he had to say about the young customers he looks after.
No matter where they come from, be it all over France, Spain, Italy, Morocco, USA or China, most of our residents have just left their family home and are heading out on their own for the first time. A new city, a new life, a sense of adventure and dreams to fulfil. Students from our YouFirst Campus residences in Marseille, Paris and Pessac share their experiences…
For new students, finding an apartment is often the first step towards independence. This challenging but exciting adventure can begin when you have clear ideas about your expectations and the obstacles you might face.
So before you start looking for a student let, have you asked yourself the right questions?