Grenoble INP - UGA Back-to-School Ceremony

Start of the year
On September 16, 2021
Back to School 2021 - Grenoble INP Institut d'ingénierie et de management, Université Grenoble Alpes

Grenoble INP-UGA's traditional back-to-school ceremony for new students, students and staff will take place on September 16th at the Stade des Alpes in Grenoble.

Everyone can follow this event on our social media and share using the hashtag #Rentrée2021 !

The UGA invites all its students to discover their new surroundings during the whole of September, thanks to a number of activities which can be found here (in French only) « Start UGA, pour bien démarrer sa rentrée »

Information - read carefully


1) Grenoble INP - UGA Back-to-School Ceremony
Thursday 16th September from 10.30am – 12pm
Stade des Alpes, 1 Av. de Valmy, 38000 Grenoble

[followed by]

2) Student organization forum + lunch (organized by the Grand Cercle)
Thursday 16th September from 12.30pm – 2pm
Maison de Grenoble INP, domaine universitaire, 760 rue de la piscine 38402 Saint-Martin-d'Hères

The health pass is mandatory. To simplify entry checks at the Stade des Alpes and the student organization forum, each student will wear a colored wristband.


Instructions for Grenoble IAE L3 and M1 students on the
Saint-Martin-D'Hères Campus

  1. Pick up your "health pass" wristband on September 15th between noon and 2pm in the inner courtyard at Grenoble IAE. You will have to show your "health pass" or proof of a negative RT-PCR test to a security

  2. Go to the Stade des Alpes on September 16 at 9:30 am. Once on site, meet your fellow Grenoble IAE students (grouped by school) in front of the stadium. It is mandatory to wear your wristband and your #ConnectingTalent t-shirt. When the doors open, show your wristband to the security guards. Each school will be assigned a designated area. The ceremony will take place from 10:30 am to noon. Please do not bring glass bottles (security check).

  3. After the ceremony, stay in groups by school and walk* to Grenoble INP (30 minutes, 2.7 km).

  4. Once on site, you can pick up a sandwich upon presentation of your health pass wristband.

  5. Take advantage of the afternoon to discover and explore the INP student organization forum.



  • I don't have a #ConnectingTalent t-shirt
    • Contact us at: or come and get one at the communication service (1st floor)
  • Do I have to walk from Stade des Alpes to the INP ?
    • No, you can take public transport.
  • I did not receive an invitation from my school, can I still attend this event ?
    • Yes, if you are a Grenoble IAE L3 or M1 student.
Published on  September 9, 2021
Updated on  September 9, 2021