Semester start autumn 2020
The starting dates for studies for first-year students at bachelor's degree and five-year integrated master's degree level are 10 and 11 August. From 12 to 19 August, studies for all other students will begin. The starting date for students at Campus Rauland is 24 August.
Would you like to look around in advance? Sunday 9 August between the hours of 12 and 3 p.m., all our campuses, except Rauland, are open to new students.
For exchange students
For autumn 2020, USN have decided to cancel all student exchanges, outgoing and incoming.
If you wish to postpone your exchange until the spring semester 2021, we advise you to contact your student adviser at your department to check whether this opportunity may be available for you.
For incoming full degree students
How to find your time schedule
Schedules and startup information for first-year students are published as soon as they are ready. Check in on these pages throughout the summer!
Checklist for new students
Below are the most important tasks you need to take care of before your student life at USN can begin.
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 October 15th. Please note it is limited available housing at SSN from Janaury 2021.
Read about some of the experiences our international students have during their time in Norway and at USN.