The International Students & Scholars Office (ISSO) of Université Grenoble Alpes is entirely dedicated to international students, doctoral students, researchers and their accompanying family. ISSO is an accredited EURAXESS Service Center, a label given be the European Commission.
In Grenoble and Valence, the teams of the International Students & Scholars Office (ISSO) can help and inform you throughout the whole duration of your study or research stay, and for all your settling in procedures and everyday life practical matters: accommodation, visa validation, residence permit applications, health, budget, insurances, daily life, etc.

In Grenoble

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Opening hours

Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm, without appointment.
Researchers and PhD students accommodation dpt.: Monday to Wednesday only.

Exceptional Closure
Monday 13 December, 2021


iCampus – Welcome Center
1 025 avenue centrale - Domaine universitaire
38 402 St Martin d’Hères


If you could not find the answer to your question on this website, you can contact us by email:

Student accommodation:
Doctoral students and researchers accommodation:
Any other subject:

In Valence

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Opening hours

Due to unforeseen circumstances impacting our welcome team in Valence, ISSO welcome center in Valence will remain closed until further notice.
During this period, ISSO's welcome team in Grenoble will take over and will do its best to answer all your questions by email.

Before contacting us, please make sure that the information you are looking for is not already given on our website.
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