Community & Support

Wellbeing, and living well together

More than 15,000 people are involved in EPFL on a daily basis, meaning as many interests, passions, experiences and points of view bubbling in a single location.

At EPFL, everything is done to ensure that each member of the community can flourish in a spirit of respect, equality, diversity and inclusion.


🇺🇦🇮🇷 Help and support: current initiatives

Foule de personnes illustrant les risques psychosociaux © Etienne Etienne / EPFL

How to get help and support in the event of a threat to physical or mental health, and how to report issues.

Illsutration représentant le Trust Support network de l'EPFL sous la forme d'un parapluie

Internal and external instances of EPFL with a mandate to provide initial assistance in situations of discrimination and psychosocial risks.

Un groupe de personnes arborant un coeur des drapeaux aux couleurs LGBTIQ+

A group that supports the LGBT+ community at EPFL through help, mentorship, and proposals for a more inclusive campus.

Un dessin au tableau noir et trois post-it avec les mots Work, Life et Balance

Find out about our measures for reconciling maternity or paternity with studies or work at EPFL.

Mains d'une personne travaillant avc une pipette dans un laboratoire

Courses, coaching, mentoring and events for women to network, exchange experience and information.

Des personnes attendant de vant le guichet étudiants © Alain Herzog, EPFL

The EPFL «Student Services» desk is the main contact point for all academic queries.


Des membres de l'association Callista sur l'Esplanade de l'EPFL, faisant une démonstration de téléscope © Alain Herzog / EPFL, 2018


More than 120 student associations or associations representing the different bodies at EPFL.

Cross de printemps: des coureuses et coureurs passent devant le Rolex Learning Center © Alain Herzog / EPFL, 2022

University sports

More than 125 different physical activities on the shores of Lake Geneva

Des mouettes, la mer

Spiritual care

Activities that encourage meeting, dialogue and reflection.

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