Housing in France

Résidence du Port

résidence du port

Choosing to stay in one of ESSEC Business School’s residences is stepping into a world rich in cultural diversity and broadening your experiences in a convivial and dynamic environment. 

Résidence du Port


As of September 2010, the new six-story building offers a total of 209 furnished apartments from 19 sq.m. to 43 sq. m., divided into 177 one-bedroom apartments, 10 two-bedroom apartments and 12 studio apartments for couples.

  • The two-bedroom apartments have a shared kitchenette and bathroom.
  • The apartments for couples feature one large living space furnished with a double bed.


  • Access to the ESSEC internet network
  • A telephone in each apartment (communications between apartments, the various residence halls and ESSEC are free)
  • An intercom system and access badges for building security
  • Parking
  • Meeting rooms and a large number of study rooms
  • Sports facilities
  • Multimedia room with a flat-screen TV, DVD and Wi-Fi
  • Tennis courts


The Résidence du Port is just a five-minute walk from the Cergy Campus, and a 10-minute walk from the RER Cergy-Préfecture train station. You can easily reach Parc de la Préfecture and a shopping center is also very close by. The neighborhood is pleasant and lively, with restaurants, bars and traditional French crêperies.

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The monthly rents include all utilities (water, electricity, heat, internet…)

Single studio: 774€

Double studio: 734€

Couple studio apartment: 985€

Security deposit: 590€

Administrative fee: 299€

Admission fee (one-time only fee): 199€

Annual membership: 99€