Social security has become free for everyone, regardless of your age. However, you will have to pay for the Student Life and Campus Contribution (CVEC), which costs 92 €.
After payment, a certificate will be sent to you, it must be presented for registration.
Health insurance is an organization that is responsible for paying you back after a medical consultation, in case social security does not support the whole cost of consultation. The subscription costs about 30 € per month. It is strongly recommended to subscribe to one, especially if you have health problems. There are several companies:
University Service of Preventive Medicine and Health Promotion (SUMPPS)
6a rue du Recteur Marcel Bouchard
03 80 39 51 53
Free consultations. Personalized advice, health questions, a team of doctors, nurses, social workers is present to help you conduct your studies in the best possible conditions.