Without this certificate, you will not be able to register
The CVEC is "intended to promote the reception and social, health, cultural and sports support of students and to reinforce the preventive and health education actions carried out for them" (article L. 841-5 of the Education Code).
The law provides that it is collected by the CROUS. The annual fee is 92 € and you may or may not be subject to it and, depending on your situation, you may be exempted from it.
Fulfilling the CVEC is a mandatory step to enrol in higher education.
To simplify your CVEC contribution, it is possible to do the process online at https://cvec.etudiant.gouv.fr/. Mandatory to present at the time of your registration, this will also allow you to have access to the scholarships. Crous and residential accommodation, it should be noted that residences Crous allow you to reduce your monthly expenses but you still have to pay for the daily expenses of your home, find out more on elec price electricity rates in France for your accommodation.