Campus life

Campus life

Student associations

Cergy-Pontoise university is home to around 30 student associations. Joining an association can be a way to meet other students and share spe­cial moments. Many associations organize par­ties, sports events, conferences, shows, etc.

For a complete list of student associations, check the university website.


Geomoov is the university’s international students’ association. If you wish to become a member and participate in various projects, please contact this association:

geomoov @ / Phone : +33 1 34 25 62 98


Cergy-Pontoise University is situated in the French département of Val-d’Oise in the heart of a historical region near Paris. The area has inspired many artists, including Pissarro, Van Gog and Manet, and visitors today can enjoy the numerous museums, cultural centres and other places of interest.

Learn more (in french) about the university’s cultural programme : workshop and theatre options, music option, music programming, art conferences, current affairs debating with the open University, etc


Cergy-Pontoise University offers a broad range of sports activities designed to meet your needs: open access with coaching (students receive coaching as part of their course), up to competition level.

The Sports & Physical Activities Department offers:

• physical activity & sports coaching for students, teaching staff and university employees ; 
• organisation & monitoring of physical activities & sports for all students as part of their course, including graduate & post-graduate qualifications in sport ; 
• university competition sports management in collaboration with the students’ sports association (ASUCP) ; 
• coaching for top-class sportsmen and women to facilitate training during their studies. The sports department is located beneath the overpass on the Les Chênes campus and is open to all the university’s students.

Learn more about sport at the university (french)


You can lunch in the Versailles Academy CROUS restaurants for a national social price. 
To benefit from the student price, you will need to present your student card when purchasing your tickets or when going through the cash desk. 
To pay your meal, you can pay, depending on the Resto’U, with ticket’Us, by credit card or electronic banking card. 
The CROUS restaurants offer varied catering: Snack bar and brasserie, pizzeria, traditional catering, cafeterias, etc. 
The CROUS manages five restaurants and four cafeterias at Cergy-Pontoise.

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