The University offers numerous sporting activities, including aikido, aerobics, athletics, badminton, basketball, orienteering, dance, rock climbing, fencing, football, golf, handball, judo, jujitsu, karate, kayaking, weightlifting, swimming, rugby, tennis, ping pong, sailing, volleyball, water polo, contemporary dance, salsa and African dance.
The University particularly supports:
As a University of Poitiers student, you will have free access to all university libraries:
The International Relations Office will help students find accommodation in Poitiers (university residence, private apartment, house sharing…)
Students are required to complete and validate the online ‘logement’ (accommodation) application form on the University of Poitiers Website by June 30th.
Poitiers is located between Paris and Bordeaux (N10 main road or A10 motorway). It is 330 Km (200 miles) from Paris, 220 Km (136 miles) from Bordeaux, 130 km (80 miles) from La Rochelle and 100 km (62 miles) from Tours. To get to Poitiers from Paris, take the A10 motorway (toll €30 approximately). For fast access to campus, take the “Poitiers Nord” exit, then follow the road signs to Limoges on the ring road and turn left at the “campus universitaire” sign.