U-Glisse inherited its name from the old association law 1901 Ecole de Glisse des Universités de Grenoble which was created in 1974.
This structure is now 100% SUAPS UGA.
Its activities are reserved exclusively for students, from Grenoble Alpes University of course, but also from all over France and even foreign students. You must be under 30 years old.
It has more than 3,700 members, including around 60 coaches, more than 31% of foreign students of more than 80 different nationalities.
The objective of the structure
U-Glisse based in the heart of the capital of the Alps, aims to democratize skiing in the student environment, by offering following a membership, rates skipasses ultra-preferential and exclusive in some of the best French ski resorts. But democratization is also about discovery and coaching. This is why U-Glisse offers all of its members , free for every level of practice, from beginners to the most experienced in skiing and snowboarding.
These lessons are given by a team of student and volunteer coaches specially trained for and by U-Glisse and supervising under the responsibility of the professors of the University of Grenoble Alpes. U-Glisse also offers transport at broken prices and many reductions in its partners.