Residence Halls

Accommodation on the campus

ECAM Lyon campus housing gives our students easy access to all of the on-campus events and activities, surrounds them with their friends and fellow students, offers out of the classroom learning opportunities, and of course, makes getting to class much easier. Our on-campus housing gives students a memorable experience that places them at the center of school-life while forming long lasting connections.

ECAM Lyon offers various types of accommodation :

  • Residence Halls
  • Studios
  • House sharing

Advantages ECAM Lyon accommodation offers include:

  • Reasonable residence hall rates (between 270-415€/month)
  • Great studying conditions
  • Furnished accommodations
  • Proximity to all on-campus events and facilities
  • Utilities are included (water, heating, electricity, Wi-Fi)
  • No inventory/property inspection fees
  • No property nor household refuse collection taxes
  • No household insurance obligation

The ECAM Lyon residences offer spectacular views of the city and are just a five-minute walk from the city center.

Jean Bouisset Residence

Situated at the heart of the main level of campus, the Jean Bouisset Residence gives students the opportunity to live in a learning environment.

There are 150 bedrooms on 3 floors and 4 rooms fully equipped with facilities for students with disabilities.

Features of the Jean Bouisset Residence include:

  • Recreation room with air hockey, table football, billiards, ping-pong, and a piano
  • Student-run bar
  • Gym room
  • In-room Wi-Fi access
  • In-room sink
  • Student dining room perfect for sharing a meal or studying with friends
  • Bed, cupboards, and chair provided
  • Laundry facilities
  • Shared bathrooms on each floor
  • Shared kitchen on each floor with a microwave oven and stove
  • Elevator access
  • Football field
  • Vending machines for food and drinks

For a nominal fee, students can rent their bed linens that are routinely changed letting students focus on their studies instead of cleaning.

If something in your room or the residence hall is in need of repair, the residence hall manager is available for routine maintenance.

Fourviere Residence

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Situated next to the Fourviere Basilica and a five-minute walk from the campus through the gardens.

The Fourviere Residence can house 37 students

Features of the Fourviere Residence include

  • Shared kitchen facilities
  • Shared bathrooms
  • Furnished bedrooms
  • Proximity to ECAM Lyon’s private garden and view of Lyon



Students in the undergraduate preparatory class program are able to use the Lazaristes High School cafeteria for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.  The residence halls also have dining rooms for students to prepare their own meals.

Under the ECAM Lyon 2015-2025 plan, a new dining hall is planned for 2018. This new student facility will offer meals at various times using fresh and in season products.