Corona virus: Information for student and staff

Koronaviruset - bilde

On-campus teaching is limited due to Covid-19 restrictions.

Everyone must contribute to fight COVID-19, and these are the most important things you can do as staff and student at USN:

  • Staff must work from home as far as possible.
  • Follow the infection control guidelines when you are on campus.
  • Meetings should be conducted digitally as much as possible.
  • Avoid unnecessary travels between campuses.

Please download and use the infection control app Smittestopp - - By doing so you will help to track and stop infection.

keyboard_backspace This is how the new academic year will be at USN

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keyboard_backspace Covid 19-relatet information from the Norwegian Institute of Public Health

Guidelines for staff and students in connection with Covid–19



Campus information


All campuses: 

National infection control measures apply on all campuses. 

Campuses are open to students, including libraries and reading rooms. On-campus teaching activities are allowed for groups of students, but larger lectures and gatherings should be avoided. Exams will take place as planned. The staff members should continue to work from home if possible.

USNs Emergency Phone for corona

The emergency telephone is answered Bjørnulf Stokvik, Ingrid Reitan, Merete Varpe og Inger Lene Solheim. It is important that the phone number is only in use in situations where it is urgent to contact the emergency management. Employees and students should first seek information on the website or from their immediate supervisor.