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26-28 route de Saclay - 91120 Palaiseau
NEIGHBORHOOD LIFE - Palaiseau Camille Claudel

Discover my residence and its neighborhood

The Palaiseau site is located in the new Camille Claudel eco-district, at the heart of a student area, in a city that is focused on young people and the wellbeing of its residents.

The Campuséa Camille Claudel residence, a new Campuséa development, is made up of two 4-floor buildings. Its generous garden areas and tranquil environment offer you an ideal setting so you can concentrate on your studies.

In terms of transport, the residence makes it easy for you to get around the city. It is located close to various public transport services and major road links.

  • Bus: “Camille Claudel” stop
  • RER express train service: 3 stations (Lines B or C)
  • Car: D36, with links to Montigny-Le-Bretonneux on one side, and the A6 to Paris on the other.


Palaiseau, a “village” at the gateway to Paris

With its market and shopping streets, Palaiseau is a great place to live thanks to its beautiful pedestrianized streets in the city center, as well as its many cultural events all year round. For your leisure activities, you have a wide choice of sports clubs in Palaiseau.

Like to get some fresh air? You will be spoilt for choice: discover 55 hectares of green spaces, landscaped parks and even 40 km of footpaths…ideal to get some fresh air and fresh ideas.

Palaiseau is a vibrant city and home to leading schools (Supelec, Polytechnique, AgroParisTech, Institut d’optique, ENSTA Paris Tech, ONERA research centers) and prestigious businesses (Danone, Thales, etc.).

  • 60,000 students
  • 10,500 researchers and research professors
  • 8,000 publications annually
  • Represents 10% of French public research
  • 3 Nobel Prize winners (including Jean Tirole, Nobel Prize for Economics)
  • 6 Fields Medal winners (mathematics)
  • Over 70 European Research Council grants (15% France, 2% Europe) to support talented researchers
  • 5,700 doctoral students
  • 25,000 masters students
  • Foreign students and researchers: 23% of the total university population.


Your residence’s 4 key features

  • New residence, with fully equipped and furnished apartments
  • Close to public transport services
  • Residence located at the heart of a student area
  • Site Manager, your dedicated contact in your residence


  • Chill and relax
  • Useful features
  • Meet and share
  • Stay in shape
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Françoise MEDAIL, site manager, Lyon 7 Gerland