The mission of the Student Affairs department (SAE) is to welcome all students including PhDs, respond to their needs, foster their integration and provide support during their time at EPFL so as to contribute to their academic success and self-development.

Welcoming you

Responding to your needs

  • Individual support on anything related to living conditions
  • Offering confidential counselling in crisis situations 
  • Reviewing any personal or financial difficulty
  • Managing applications for grants from several foundations 
  • Psychotherapeutic consultation
  • Find an accommodation

Fostering your integration

Supporting you during your time at EPFL