on the Internet at www.caf.fr , click on “étudiants”, “aide au logement”, “faire une demande” (“apply”), tick on “J’ai bien pris connaissance…”, click on “continue”, “poursuivre” to make an application.
Complete your application on-line and print out the personalised forms:
Important: if you receive a grant, do not forget to indicate the fact when answering the question “Êtes-vous boursier sur critères sociaux?” (“Are you a welfare grant holder?”).
To validate your visa for residence permit status (OFFI certification) or to renew your residence permit, apply to the school’s foreign students service: contact Ana Balavoine, office B633 for students undertaking initial training / Cevanne HAICAULT, bureau DA207, for Continuing Education students.
Your application can be processed with the proof of your request for a residence permit or long-stay visa.
The complete application should be handed in at Reception, during CAF call-in sessions, for checking and stamping before being sent to the Caisse d’Allocation Familiales.
The housing subsidy is only retroactive for a maximum of one month, so, if you delay you can lose several subsidy payments.
101 rue Nationale F-75656 Paris cedex 13 - Tel. (domestic call) : 08188.8.131.52