Enjoying yourself as a student
With 5,000 movie theaters, 33,000 stage performances each year (in national theaters and centers for dramatic arts, as well as private theaters), 1,200 museums, and countless music festivals, concerts, and events appealing to every conceivable interest, you should have no trouble enjoying yourself in France.
All of France's cultural sites and attractions offer student discounts and advantageous subscription rates.
Your student ID card makes it easy to stay in shape by giving you access to athletic facilities. Active athletic clubs are found at all French universities and nearly every school.
Many of France's higher education institutions are located in city centers, close to cultural and social attractions. Museums, bookstores, movie theaters, stages, and cafes are never very far away.