French, English
Paid by artist 

Rates are different in the 40 houses of the international city. To view these rates you should go to the websites of the houses and click on the practical information section. Don't hesitate to check out the Houses' websites, which contain a lot of information about the accommodations and facilities of the residences.

Application guidelines 

Online application on the Cite internationale website.

Admission of artists or cultural professionals is pronounced from date to date, for one year. The maximum stay time in the City is 24 months accumulated over the last 4 years.

Houses representing a state on the campus of the Cite internationale have their own admission procedure. If your nationality is represented by a Cité Internationale house, approach the relevant house to find out what steps to take.

For detailed info, please check their FAQ section.



Cité internationale universitaire de Paris

Cité internationale universitaire de Paris


The Cité internationale welcomes residents from the whole world. They offer 20 artist residencies for architects, musicians and visual artists. The Cité Internationale Universitaire de Paris provides accommodations for foreign artists and cultural professionals. Any artist wanting to apply for accommodation must be invited by a cultural organisation in Île-de-France or be “sent” to Île-de-France by a cultural organisation in his or her country of residence. Once this criterion has been met, applications are processed according to availability in the Cité Internationale halls of residence.


Accommodation Information 

In general, all categories of accommodation can be offered to artists or cultural professionals.

Comfort room - bedroom with shower and sink, single bed and communal kitchen on the floor.
Standard room - bedroom with sink and single bed and kitchen, shower in common on the floor.
Shared room with two separate beds (comfort or standard)
Studios (18 to 25 m2 for individual studios and 25 to 35 m2 for couples) all have a kitchenette.

Studio Information 

There are work/living studio's, soundproof studio's for musicians and composers, rehersal studio's and private living accomodations.

17 Boulevard Jourdan
75014 Paris
00 33 (0)1 44 16 65 21
00 33 (0) 1 44 16 65 47

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