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Welcome to ECLA

Ecla Paris Massy-Palaiseau, an international campus where you can experience the best of co-living near Plateau de Saclay and Paris!

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Our common areas

International welcome

Welcome to Ecla! The multilingual staff at Ecla and the Science Accueil office on campus take pride in offering the international members of our community advice and assistance on all aspects of settling in.

Three sports venues

At Ecla, we combine physical and mental fitness to help you in your daily work! There is something for everyone: a 300 m² gym with high-end fitness equipment, group lessons and a sports field.

3000 sqm

This is the total ground floor area of the Ecla campus for meeting and sharing, co-working, cooking together, chilling out...

Food & Lounge area

Settle down in this warm and welcoming corner to work, grab a bite to eat or sit with friends either indoors or out. On the menu are hot drinks, hot and cold food, take-away food... and the Sports Bar is the place to visit if you want to watch live sport on campus!


Stimulate and develop your creativity in shared adaptable spaces with pleasant and warm décor. It’s the ideal place to meet and share knowledge and experience with a diverse group of people on campus. A bonus: materials are available at any time for brainstorming sessions suited to your needs and pace!

A prime location


The Ecla Paris Massy-Palaiseau campus is located in Essonne, only 30 minutes by public transport from Paris; it offers accommodation close to Plateau de Saclay - a scientific and economic hub with an international reputation.

  • Supermarkets
  • Cultural leisure activities
  • Bars & Restaurants

8 minutes' walk from the TGV station and Massy Palaiseau RER train station Express bus 91-06 • Plateau de Saclay service Express bus 91-10 • Paris Orly Airport - Massy-Palaiseau - Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines

  • Airport service • Paris Orly (express bus 91-10) • Charles de Gaulle (RER B & TGV)

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ECLA is a campus for co-living located in Massy-Palaiseau, within easy reach of Paris and close to the schools of Plateau de Saclay. Whether you are a student, worker or co-worker or are simply passing through, this is the perfect place for you. ECLA offers high-end accommodation, and not just for students. Workers can stay for a month or more. ECLA also offers a special service that includes: an international welcome, 3 sports halls, co-working spaces, catering areas, a wealth of events and much more besides. Only 30 minutes from Paris by public transport, this university campus is in a league of its own and is the perfect place for setting your life in motion.