Welcome days - septembre 2021

Welcome to University of Lille

An unmissable event, the Welcome Days take place twice a year, in September and in January for international students (Freemovers and exchange programme students). During this period, the University of Lille offers you a various and rich program full of activities. International students can enjoy these days to be together, exchange, discover the University, the city of Lille and the French culture.

This year, the Welcome Days will take place over 3 thematic days from September 28th to September 30th, 2021, at the Maison Internationale, a place entirely dedicated to international students.

  • External partners and university services day ;
  • Intercultural day (workshops with associations, presentation of students’ associations of the University of Lille and film-debate) ;
  • Convivial day: discovery of the city of Lille.

The three days will take place at the Maison Internationale.

Programme of the 2021 edition

Presentation of the day

This day is the opportunity to gather our students around the culture of Lille and the North. At first, we will propose to the students a moment of conviviality with Flemish games, then a moment of cohesion with a treasure hunt in the city in the afternoon and at the end of the day a friendly welcome at the Saint So café.

Theme: find the ingredients of a regional recipe.

Course of the day

  • From 11am: Welcome coffee and discovery of Flemish games at the Maison Internationale
  • From 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm: Meeting at the Maison Internationale at 1:00 pm. Start of the treasure hunt at the Maison Internationale at 1:30 pm.
    In order to participate to the treasure hunt, you have to register! (50 people: 10 groups of 5, registration until September 29th)
    Registration: https://www.univ-lille.fr/jeu-de-piste-welcome-days/

Maison Internationale Access:

Metro line 1 (yellow), stop at the terminus "4 Cantons - Stade Pierre Mauroy"
Building A4 Campus Cité Scientifique of the University (50 meters from the metro)