Services for students


The Student Life and Alumni Department supports students on a daily basis.

Various services and tools are available to students throughout their studies.

Student Life and Alumni Department

This is the service dedicated to students in their life on campus: accommodation, associations, social aid and support for associative projects, alumni network...

To contact them: vie.etudiante [at]

Services and tools for your day-to-day needs

For large-scale photocopying or bookbinding jobs, the reprographics service will help you with the necessary steps.

  • Contact: reprographie [at] (reprographie[at]ens-lyon[dot]fr)

 Photocopiers are also available in self-service areas and at the student desk (BDE in French).

In your digital workspace (ENT in French, for Espace Numérique de Travail), you'll find all the online services you can access (room reservation, file sharing, access to personal documents, mailbox...).

In case of IT problems or for any other type of support, make a request via the Support portal (Portail assistance in French)

If you need a video or still camera, ENS Media is the service to contact. 

  • Email: [at]

For a laptop, please contact the Information Systems Department, via the support portal

Izly logoA multiservice card is available for all students of Université de Lyon, including ENS de Lyon.

This card allows you to :

  • access the buildings on ENS de Lyon campuses
  • borrow documents from libraries
  • pay for meals in Crous cafeterias (more details on the "Where to eat" page)

Download the Izly phone app to consult and reload your account at any time:

Crous logo

The Crous assists students in their day-to-day life during their studies. Need information about accommodation? Need to know where and when to eat every day? Need to find a place or get there? The Crous phone app answers all your answers!