USN Services available for Refugees


We are provide a wide variety of services available especially for persons with refugee status.

Open Lectures

Did you know all the lectures at University College of Southeast Norway are open for public? You do not need to be a student to be able to attend exciting lectures in a wide variety of subjects.You will not get credits, nor can you attend the labs,  but you can attend the open lectures along with our students. Learn the vocabulary of your favorite subject and be inspired!

We offer courses taught in English on all our eight campuses:




You find all the subjects taught in English here: Study programs taught in English

University Libraries are Open for Refugees

The Library is primarily a resource for students and employees at the University College of Southeast Norway. The Library is open for the public, and the use is free of charge. You may borrow books from nearly all our collections. You can access the digital library services on site from some of the computers in the library. It is possible to apply for a local library card and borrow books from the shelf.