Life on campus
CyberSchool is located on Beaulieu Campus at the east of Rennes, the first-ranking “most liveable” European city.
The 60-hectare campus is home to numerous research, teaching, cultural and sports infrastructures.
Campus life gives students the opportunity to develop a sense of initiative, civic awareness and acquire new skills. The highly-diverse range of student activities at Université de Rennes 1 plays a central role in university life and adds to the University’s momentum and influence.
As a CyberSchool student, you can join several organisations on Beaulieu Campus:
Studying on campus
The Beaulieu University library (BU), and the University’s local partner libraries, are open for students, research professors, University staff and external visitors who wish to study there, request information and carry out research.
CyberSchool students have a large choice of 25 university halls of residence and student residences in Rennes. A host of accommodation options are available year round in Rennes, from a bedroom in university halls of residence, to a studio, or a one-bedroomed flat.
The 750 comfort bedrooms and 900 economy bedrooms at the university halls of residence on Beaulieu Campus are housing-benefit (ALS) compatible.
Other student accommodation in Rennes
Rennes Crous office (French body in charge of coordinating university student social services) can also put you in touch with private property owners and potential flatmates.For more information
Getting around in Rennes
Studying in Rennes means you can enjoy numerous activities and this will involve travel: going to and from campuses and sports activities, shopping, and going out, etc. Many students also need to regularly organise travel between their family homes and their student accommodation.
Below are several travel tips for CyberSchool students:
This is the main travel card in Rennes and Brittany (bus, metro, regional express train network (TER), and self-service bikes) and provides access to a range of Crous services (university restaurants – Resto’U, etc.), university libraries, and public swimming pools, etc.
The STAR (Rennes’ metro and bus service) student deal offers unlimited use of the metro + bus + bike services and several other benefits.
Illenoo, an Ille-et-Vilaine county service, runs coaches from the bus station beside Rennes train station.
The French national railway company (SNCF) and its regional express train network (TER) also serve the county and the Brittany region.
Where to eat
A wide range of on-campus catering choices is available:
University restaurants (RU)
- The Diapason
- ISTIC cafeteria
- Cafèt’ Métronome
- K-fet INSA