Welcome Day for all new students

2019: date to be announced

So as to celebrate the start of your studies and get to know your future lecturers, EPFL is organising its traditional Welcome Day for you.

As important information will be communicated on this occasion, you are therefore required to attend.


The programme will be available at end of August 2019.

  • Morning, from 8.15 am : General welcomes and information desks
  • Lunch time: we recommend you to charge your camipro card in advance if you wish to benefit from student rate in EPFL cafeterias.
  • Afternoon: Section welcomes
  • Evening: Welcome Party for bachelors, cms and HES Pathways. Information and registration on this page

Arriving and moving around EPFL campus

Find your way on EPFL campus with the App “Pocket Campus
  • Public transportation: Timetable Metro M1 and buses: please stop at the station “EPFL”.
  • Parkings during this day: The number of parking places available (white zone/hourly payment) is limited and overloaded during this day. Prefer the public transportation.
  • Parkings during the academic year: Few parking authorisations are given to students every year. More information.