Foreign currency can be exchanged at several banks in Grenoble downtown.
You can also find a cash dispenser of Credit Agricole bank very close to the school site (address: 6 place de la Résistance).
The weather in February/March can be cold and rainy but gives the opportunity of experiencing snow sports in the mountains nearby. You can find information on the ski stations close to Grenoble here.
You can find information on what to do, what to eat, places to visit, etc. directly online.
If you wish to receive maps, lists of accommodation, descriptions of sites,... please contact :
Grenoble Office du Tourisme, 14 rue de la République, 38019 Grenoble, France
Ph: +33 (0)4 76 54 34 36
In case of an emergency you can use the following phone contacts:
Police : 17
Emergency medical aid : 15
European emergency number : 112
In case you need health assistance, you can contact the UGA health centre.
In Grenoble, from 8 PM to 8 AM a duty chemist is always open. Check which one is open today here.