Lausanne University Sports Center

The sports programme

The University Sports Center, located near the lake, and in walking distance from the University, welcomes students all year round. By taking part in its activities, you can easily meet French speakers. Here are some of the available activities :

  • aerobics and fitness lessons free of charge
  • sailing and windsurfing lessons at the nautical center (++41 21 692 21 64) Material can be hired every day, from midday to 8.00 pm
  • swimming : possibility of a preferential rate with your student's card for any one of the numerous local swimming-pools
  • street-basket and beach-volley, free use of courts
  • tennis, possibility of hiring a court
  • soccer, basket and volleyball, possibility of hiring material at the nautical center, provided you leave your student's card as a deposit.

For more details, please visite their website:

The schedule of the Sports Center programme will also be given to all Cours de vacances' students on the second day of the course.

During the summer, a sports afternoon is organised every first Wednesday of each three-week session.

During the winter, you can take part in winter sports weekends.

Video : Sports afternoon

Map and details

Service des sports Unil / EPFL
Dorigny Sports Center
CH - 1015 Lausanne

Phone no. ++41 (0)21 692 21 50
Fax no. ++41 (0)21 692 21 55
E-mail :
Website :

Secretarial office's working hours
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday : 9.30 am to 4.00 pm
Tuesday : 9.30 am to 6.00 pm

The Sports Center's secretarial office is in the "Villa des sports" : map


Anthropole - CH-1015 Lausanne
Tel. +41 21 692 30 90
Fax +41 21 692 30 85