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. With an annual amount of 92 €, one may or may not be subject to it. And depending on certain situations, you may be exempt. Read more...
Fulfilling the CVEC is a mandatory step to enrol in higher education.
Before registering, you must complete the CVEC by logging in to cvec.etudiant.gouv.fr/
At the end of the course, you will obtain a certificate that must be presented for administrative registration.
Without this certificate, you will not be able to register.