The official start date for the autumn semester 2019 is Monday, August 12th.
Orientation week - additional information for international students
Student that come to Norway as a full degree student on a student visa and/or as an exchange student, need additional information related to their formal requirements as a student in Norway.
At all campuses there will be held practical information sessions for all students, about topics such as IT, housing, student activities, etc. In addition, there will be an extra session at each campus, held by the International Relations Section. This session is more detailed about specific practical matters regarding being an international student in Norway.
It is very important that these students attend this session. You'll receive information about visa requirements, police registration, insurance and health information, life in Norway and the campus you belong to, and more.
Find your time schedule
Find time schedules, study plans and other relevant information for your study programme. This information will be continuously updated throughout summer, so check back regularly for updates. If your programme is not listed, please contact your program administrator.
Orientation week programme
Check out our orientation week programme for all of our campuses. This programme applies to the autumn of 2019.
Frequently asked questions
Do you have any questions about studying at USN? Here you'll find answers to our most frequently asked questions.
Housing and child care
All campuses provide housing for international students. Campus housing services are run by the Student Welfare Foundation in Southeast Norway (SSN). International students must apply before deadline May 1st or November 1st.
Get a head start – Join in on Open Sunday!
On Open Sunday you will get a guided tour of your campus. Student and staff will be available to you if you have any questions.