Semester start programme for campus Vestfold

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Semester start programme and buddy week at campus Vestfold.


Monday August 13th

  • 10:00 – 15:00 Semester start new students. Check your time schedule for exact time and location.

Tuesday August 14th

  • 0915 – 1500 Semester start current students. (Check your time schedule)
  • 11:00 – 12:00 Official opening by rector Petter Aasen. Short concert with Halie.
  • 12:15 – 15:00 Check your time schedule. Information by the faculties.

Wednesday August 15th

  • 09:15 – 11:00 Students follow their time schedule or information by the faculties
  • 11:15 – 12:00 Information meeting by the TNM and HH faculty - Bakkenteigensalen 
  • 12:15 – 13:00 Information meeting by the HS and HIU factuly - Bakkenteigensalen
  • 13:00 – 15:00 Room A1-35 – Additional important information to international students
  • 13:15 – 14:00 Students follow their time schedule or information by the faculties

Thursday August 16th

09:15 – 15:00 Students follow their time schedule or information by the faculties

Friday August 17th

  • 09:15 – 14:00 Students follow their time schedule or information by the faculties
  • 13:00 – 14:00 Hurra/Help, I'm a student! Auditorium A1-30. Information for new students, by the Student Support and Career Services, in A1-30. (in Norwegian)

Buddy programme

There will be a semester start festival organized by the Vestfold student society:

Monday 13.08: Mingling party at the student housing at campus

  • Tuesday14.08 Quiz at Hagen (outside the university)
  • Wednesday 15.08 relay race downtown Horten
  • Thursday 16. 08 Standup at Hagen
  • Friday 17.08 Concert outside the main entrance 

In addition, there will various activities throughout the week. Check the student society's webpages and facebook for updates.

More information can also be found on the buddy board's website.