The USMB’s international welcome service can help you find accommodation, practical help, advice, visa assistance, etc. Don’t hesitate to contact them!


Monday to Friday
9am-12pm and 2pm-5pm


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Le CLOUS (Centre Local des Œuvres Universitaires et Sociales)

Housing application form for international students not on exchange

If you are not from the European Union, you are not in an exchange program and you are not a scholarship holder.

Application form for international students on a first-entry study visit (excluding exchanges) 2024-2025

  • Request for « Dossier des étudiants internationaux en séjour pour études primo entrants (hors échanges) 2024-2025 » from 15/04/2024
  • Return of the « Application form for international students on a first-entry study visit (excluding exchanges) 2024-2025 » before 16/06/2024

The complete file must be returned from 15/04/2024 to  16/06/2024, deadline, in ONE SINGLE e-mail at

An assignment committee will meet on Friday, July 8 to review the applications.

More information on the website of the CROUS

Housing service of the city halls of Chambéry, Annecy and Aix-les-bains

In the agglomeration of Chambéry, Savoie Information Jeunesse organises a housing service on the website

The Aix les Bains Riviera des Alpes Tourist Office’s accommodation service and town halls, offers accommodation on the website

In the Annecy conurbation, the Youth Information Office organises a housing service on the website.

The family allowance fund (CAF)

Information on ALS, APL, ALF

From now on, the application for housing assistance is 100% online: no more need to go to the CAF. Everything is done on


Free guarantee system. This help is available on the Visale platform and to be set up before the signature of the inventory of fixtures, for which you will find help on