Aix-Marseille University’s International Student Handbook, includes detailed information on administrative procedures, cost of living, accomodations, jobs, meals on campus, etc.
Bus in the surroundings of Aix-en-Provence and shuttle from Marseille to Aix-en-Provence.
Student dorms website. Rooms on campus can be provided for foreigners under specific conditions. Deadline is April 30th for international students, by Internet only here. Please note that the dorms are generally mixed, you will be sharing corridors and eating areas with the opposite sex, and in a few cases lavatories too.
Le Centre d’information sur le logement étudiant (Information centre on student housing) can help you find non-dorm housing. It especially focuses on cheap, furnished and/or shared apartments.
French housing assistance program. Foreign students are eligible to this financial aid to pay their housing. In some cases these grants can go up to 200€ per month. Their website offers a simulation to estimate the aid you will be granted.