ITMO University’s International Student Council unites and represents the university’s diverse international community. Its goal is to serve as a platform for ensure communication and collaboration between international students, the university and the St. Petersburg community.

HPC Department organizes Introduction Week for Russian and Foreign students during the first week of September each year. All Russian students gladly participate in Buddy Program and help out foreign peers to adopt to the Russian live style.

Students and staff are welcome to use sporting facilities on Vyazemski Pereulok, 5/7 free of charge. The sports center consists of a full-size basketball court, a gym with a variety of workout equipment and a climbing wall.

ITMO University Student Sports Club Kronbars unites over 20 sports teams, ranging from basketball and soccer to table tennis and cheerleading. It also offers access to individual sports such as yoga and swimming at various facilities around town.