Sigles - Abbreviations

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Sigles - Abbreviations

Sigles fréquemment utilisés / Commonly used abbreviations

              

LOGEMENT                    

HOUSING

CAF

Caisse d’allocations familiales

“Family allocation fund” -- French government program which provides subsidies for housing, childcare, etc.

APL

Aide personnalisée au logement

Personal housing subsidy

ALF

Allocation de logement familiale

Family housing subsidy

ALS

Allocation de logement sociale

Social housing subsidy

CNOUSCentre national des œuvres universitaires et scolairesNational center for university and scholastic works (covers all of France)

CROUS

Centre régional des œuvres universitaires et scolaires

Regional center for university and scholastic works (covers the region; the UPPA is is the region managed by the Crous of Bordeaux)

CLOUS

Centre local des œuvres universitaires et scolaires

Local center for university and scholastic works (covers a municipality or an urban area; there is a Clous in Pau, a Clous in Bayonne, etc.)

 

  
 

SANTÉ

HEALTH

CPAM

Caisse primaire d’allocations familiales

“Primary family allocation fund” -- French government program which subsidizes healthcare

 

 

 
 

IMMIGRATION

IMMIGRATION

OFII

Office français de l’immigration et de l’intégration

French Office of Immigration and Integration, in charge of validating certain kinds of visas. The OFII office covering the area of the UPPA is located in Bordeaux.

VLS-TS

Visa de long séjour valant titre de séjour

Long-stay visa validated as a residency permit

TS

Titre de séjour

Residency permit

 

 

 

CEE

Communauté économique européenne

European Economic Community (EEC)

EEE

Espace économique européenne

European Economic Area (EEA)

UE

Union européenne

 European Union (EU)
   

 RIB

 Relevé d'identité bancaire

A document issued by the bank including SWIFT and BIC codes, the name and address of the bank where the account is domiciled and the name and address of the account holder.

   
 

 UNIVERSITÉ

UNIVERSITY

BTS

Brevet de Technicien Supérieur

The BTS technical certificate is a national diploma of higher education in France, generally requiring two years of study after high school.

DRH

Direction des ressources humainesHuman Resources Department

ED

École doctorale

Doctoral School

INE

Identifiant National Etudiant

National student ID number (for France)