Semester start programme for campus Bø, August 2018

Semester start at campus Bø. Photo.

In addition to this programme, there will be lot's of activities organized by the students including buddy programme and a full programme at Kroa.


We recommend that you register during this week.

Student assistants will be there to help you and to answer any questions you may have. You'll find them in Vestibylen (just inside the main entrance) the first three weeks of the semester. You take your photo for your student ID card in the photo box located in the wardrobe in Vestibylen (just across from the library).

Programme week 33

Below you'll find an overview of the activities ligned up the first week at Bø campus.

Sunday August 12th

12.00-16.00 . Program administrators, professional staff, student welfare organization, IT support, librarians, student assistants and buddies will be there to answer questions and show new students around the university. Family and friends are also welcome. Free waffles and coffee for everyone. Simple dinner and dessert can be bought at the Café Student from kl. 13-16.

Monday August 13th

Attendance is mandatory on Monday, August 13th for all campus students. Online students do not have to attend and you will find practical information about the study programme in Canvas after you have registered as students from August 1st.

  • 10.00-12.00 New students study start. Important additional information for international students. Auditorium 5-117.
  • 12.00-13.00 Outside the main entrance: Student buddy week starts! Come for snacks and to meet your buddies.

Tuesday August 14th

  • 09.00-13.00 Information and class registration for individual programmes. More detailed information to come. 
  • 13.00-16.00 Join the program administrators for a hike to Høyslass. Meet by the volleyball court. Remember to wear good shoes and bring something to eat and drink. We will have a break before we return.
  • 17.15-19.30 Board game night in the library.

Wednesday, August 15th

  • Police station visit for registration for non-EU students on this day. More information to come. 
  • 09.15-14.00 Class room teaching (check the time schedule)
  • 14.00 Bø Sommarland, see your buddy programme or other activities organized by department.
  • 16.00-18.00 Sportsfilm in auditorium 5-116, 1st floor.

Thursday August 16th

  • 09.15-15.00 Class room teaching (check the time schedule)
  • 15.00-17.00 Tournaments and bbq organized by the student team USN-IL

Friday August 17th

  • 09.15-14.00 Class room teaching (check the time schedule)

Monday August 20th

  • 11.00-12-00 Official opening by rector Petter Aasen, Mayor in Bø, Olav Kasland. Students. Concert with Halie. Cake for everyone.

Buddy programme

Will be published shortly.