Health recommendations and contacts

On March 16th, 2020, the French President decided to take measures to reduce contacts and travel to the strict minimum. A containment system was set up throughout the country starting Tuesday, March 17th at noon, for a minimum of fifteen days.

Travel is prohibited except in the following cases and only on the condition that a certificate is presented for:

  • Travel to and from work when teleworking is not possible;
  • Shopping for basic necessities in authorized local shops;
  • Visiting a health professional;
  • Travel for childcare or to help vulnerable people, under the strict condition that protective measures are respected;
  • Exercise, only on an individual basis, around the home, and without any gatherings.

Health instructions

  • Wash your hands frequently;
  • Cough or sneeze into your elbow;
  • Use disposable tissues;
  • Take your temperature twice a day;
  • Monitor the appearance of respiratory infection symptoms (fever, coughing, difficulty breathing, etc.);
  • Wear a surgical mask when you are sick (on medical prescription only);
  • In the event of authorized travel, maintain a social distance of 1 to 2 meters.


In the event of respiratory infection symptoms

(fever or feverish symptoms, coughing, difficulty breathing)

  • Contact your physician by phone or an ambulance on 15 or 112 as a matter of priority and notify them of your symptoms;
  • Avoid any contact with those around you;
  • Wear a surgical mask (if prescribed by your doctor);
  • Do not go to your doctor or to an accident and emergency service to avoid any potential contamination.

Updated on 19/03/2020

Official information

National 'green number' (information about the virus only): 0 800 130 000.

In case of difficulty breathing, call 15 or 112.

Staff Health Contact

Occupational Health Service
For any questions about the virus, symptoms, prevention measures.

+ 33 (0)5 40 00 6060 / 3711
Contact by email

Students Health contact

Student Health Center
The Student Health Center offers students a nurse hotline, medical teleconsultations and psychological support and counseling.

+ 33 (0)5 33 51 42 00
Contact by email