Semester start programme for campus Notodden

Campus Notodden main entrance. Photo

In addition to the official programme, the first week will be full of activities organized by the buddies. Don't miss the opportunity to make new friends during your first week at USN!


We recommend that you register during this week.

We have an student help desk (just inside the main entrance) where you can take pictures for the student ID cards.

Programme week 33

Below you'll find an overview of activities happening at Notodden campus during week 33.

Saturday August 11th

15.00 - 17.00 The student welfare organization are open to hand out keys for the student housing. 

Sunday August 12th

Kl. 12.00 - 15.00 Open Sunday 
Program Administrators, Professionals, the Student Welfare Organization, IT-support, Librarians and buddies will be present to answer questions and show new students around. Family and friends are also welcome.

Monday August 13th

10.00 - 10.30 Welcome new students, S-322.
10.30 - 12.00 Registration and orientation by class.
13.00 - 14.00 More information about the study programme. 

Tuesday August 14th

10.00 - 12.00 Important information and introduction to Canvas (LMS), Studentweb, S-322.
13.00 - 15.00 Additional information for international students in room F-256 B. (Regular classroom teaching for other students)

Wednesday August 15th

09.15 - 11.00 Regular classroom teaching (see time schedule)
09.15 - 12.00 Official Opening by rector Petter Aasen. Short concert with Myra.
13.00 - 15.00 Regular classroom teaching (see time schedule)

Thursday August 16th

09.15 - 15.00 Regular classroom teaching (see time schedule)

Friday August 17th

09.15 - 14.00 Regular classroom teaching (see time schedule)

Student buddy program

The buddies have planned a week with lot's of fun activites during the week of semester start (i.e. barbequing, bar-to-bar, teasure hunt). We want to give new students a good start, and hope that the buddy week can help you make good friendships in class, but also across disciplines. All arrangements are free over charge.

The buddy programme will be published soon.