Coronavirus - info for foreigners

On March 16th, 2020, the President of the Republic announced measures to reduce contact and travel to the minimum throughout France, from 12PM on Tuesday 17 March 2020, for at least two weeks. Travel will be allowed, with proof, only to:

  • travel from home to work only if working at home is not possible;
  • shop for basic necessities in authorized local shops;
  • visit health professionals;
  • travel for childcare and to help vulnerable people - but only while strictly respecting advice on barrier measures;
  • take exercise, individually, close to home and with no gathering of people.

Any violation of these rules will be penalized.

To find information and guidance from the French Government regarding the current outbreak of coronavirus disease COVID 19: https://www.gouvernement.fr/en/coronavirus-covid-19

Higher education institutions

  • All Higher Education Institutions are closed as of Monday, March 16, 2020 and until further notice
  • The Crous residences remain open. However, the Crous restaurants (Resto’U) are closed.
  • Residency permits (Titres de séjour) will be extended by 3 months. This extension is automatic

Cnam's activities

Offices are closed and all the employees are working from home.  Should you have any query,  please  send an  email to your usual contact person. 

Useful links:

Campus France

Étudiants.gouv