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Enjoy your stay and experience the city

and have the time of your life

“Wear your U.Porto T-Shirt”

Do you want to win a travel voucher?

1. Dress the U.Porto t-shirt
2. Take a creative photo
3. Fill in the registration form and upload your photo

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Orientation and Registration Meetings

This is the first meeting at the University (mandatory, before going to the Faculty), during which we will share everything students need to know about the University and the City of Porto.

Welcome Session

Official Welcome, by the Rector of the University of Porto, exclusively for mobility students/researchers, with Portuguese food, music and entertainment.

Other information sessions, meetings and cultural get-togethers

Safety on Mobility

In the beggining of each semester

Useful tips and information, from the city Police Department, to have a safe stay during the mobility.

City Guided Visits

All year long

In partnership with Porto City Hall, U.Porto offers Weekly free guided visits to historical places and buildings of the city.

Classes Without Frontiers

In the beggining of each semester

In partnership with Porto City Hall, U.Porto students are invited to talk about their home country, its culture and language to high school students.

International Magusto


A traditional celebration on St. Martin’s Day, to promote a friendly gathering between incoming and outgoing mobility students.

Traditional Portuguese Dances Workshop

All year long

Dance workshops organized by NEFUP (Núcleo de Etnografia e Folclore da Universidade do Porto).

Christmas Flavours


Traditional Christmas Get Together with a gastronomic contest “Christmas Flavours”, in which students can participate by bringing a traditional Christmas dish of their home country/region.

Erasmus Student Network

to help you enjoy the most of your experience in Portugal

Group of voluntary Portuguese students (ESN-Porto), that helps students in their integration in the U.Porto and city.

If you wish to get a more personalized support, you may ask for a Buddy (Tutor), either by e-mail ( or by accessing the ESN-Porto website to get more information.

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