The ESNcard is the membership card of ESN which means that you can access to all the services offered by the ESN and our partners.

With your ESNcard, you will get discounts to all the events organised by ESN EPFL and ESN UNIL, as well as discounts with our partners. But the beauty of it is that the ESNcard you get in Lausanne is also recognised throughout Europe, in more than 200 cities... whether they are discounts on haircutters, bars, travel companies or others, you have close to 2000 deals to take advantage of! You can access all of them at

The aim of the ESNcard is to support and give opportunities to international students during and after their exchange.

Who uses the ESNcard ? 

The ESNcard is used by over 120.000 people per year in 37 countries, and the numbers are growing every year.

You can get the ESNcard, if you belong to one of the following groups:

  • You have been an international student (e.g Erasmus or any other exchange program)
  • You are curently an international student doing an exchange
  • You are a volunteer in ESN

How can you get the ESNcard ?

You can buy your EScard at our stand in front of Agepoly on the EPFL Campus every day between 12h15 and 13h. It cost 15 CHF, and you'll get a discount of 5chf on all our events! It doesn't take more than 3 trips with us to refund your ESNcard, and as you will see, it is worth it!


Last updated : 26.03.2024