Absences from work
No, not within a Summer Student Contract.
Accommodation Outside CERN
There are many hostels in or around Geneva centre, however there are always long waiting lists and you must almost always reserve a room long in advance.
You can find further information through this links:
CERN e-mail and using computers at CERN
CERN visits outside the summer student programme
The CERN visit service organizes visits almost every day. Visits for individuals are organized according to availability:
- Tours in English: Mondays to Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. / Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 1 p.m to 3 p.m.
- Tours in French: Wednesday and Saturday from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
The time delay between reservation and the visit can be very long and therefore a long booking notice is advisable.
For more information about the visits, here is the link for the homepage of the CERN visit service: