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Published June 21, 2019 9:45 AM

You need to use your access card and PIN code to access the University buildings from 24 June – 4 August. Some buildings have deviating opening hours. More information can be found outside the buildings in question.

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Published June 13, 2019 11:12 AM
In keeping with tradition, UiO marks Pride with rainbow flags on buildings, events and participation in the parade under the slogan Fearless knowledge. We want to signal that knowledge is important in the fight against prejudice and for human rights and that this struggle requires a continuous commitment. Come and join us – all is LOVE!
Published June 4, 2019 3:04 PM

Join the University's Activity Day on Thursday, 13 June! You can join a bike ride from Stryken to Sognsvann, a hike in Nordmarka or opt for "Skinnelangs" from Holmestrand i.e. hiking along disused railway tracks. Sign up by 10 June.

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Published May 24, 2019 2:56 PM

On Friday morning, LO Stat, Akademikerne, Unio and YS Stat came to an agreement on the salary settlement in the state after assistance from the state mediator. A strike has thus been averted.

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Published May 13, 2019 10:19 AM

– We take bullying and harassment seriously. We need to know more about the extent of the problem, that is why UiO is participating in a comprehensive national survey,’ says rector Svein Stølen.

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Published May 6, 2019 2:00 PM

As a researcher at UiO and OUS, you can publish openly (open access) with Elsevier without incurring any extra costs for you or the research group. The publishing costs are covered by UiO through the agreement that has recently been entered into with the publisher.

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Published May 3, 2019 3:58 PM

From 1 June , 2019, parking stickers and physical parking permits at UiO are no longer valid. If you want to park at UiO's parking spaces, you have to register at the Apcoa Flow parking app that you download from App Store/Google Play or Apcoa's website

Published Apr. 15, 2019 3:01 PM

Egencia is now introducing a scheme to optimize the travel process. The scheme comes into force on 22 April, 2019.

Before departure, Egencia will monitor price reductions on air tickets. If they discover savings opportunities, they will rebook qualified tickets at a cheaper price.

After the journey: If you need to change your travel plans or you miss your plane and cannot cancel your flight, Egencia will continue to refund for unused tickets.

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Published Mar. 15, 2019 5:58 PM

State employees are exempt from work as of 12 pm (midday) on Wednesday before Maundy Thursday to the extent their work responsiblities allow for this.

Beyond this, the following days are work-free: Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, Easter Eve, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday. This year, this applies to the period 18-22 April.

Published Mar. 1, 2019 2:15 PM

What role should the University of Oslo take in the years to come? How should research and education be organised to meet the challenges in Norway and the world? Must the University work in new ways? The University Board has commissioned a short strategy that will be effective from 2020 until 2030. In spring 2019, everyone is welcome to join in influencing the work.

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Published Jan. 30, 2019 11:29 AM

The University of Oslo's HSE Prize is awarded annually to a person or group at UiO who has made a significant contribution to the work environment at its unit or UiO as a whole. Do you know someone who deserves the award? Send your proposal by 15 February.

Published Jan. 23, 2019 9:54 AM

Gemini collaboration is a model for strategic research coordination between parallel research groups at UiO, NTNU, SINTEF, St. Olavs Hospital, NTNU Social Research. The next application deadline for applying for Gemini status is 15 March, 2019.

Published Jan. 21, 2019 1:34 PM

On Tuesday, January 22, 2019, UiO will switch the mobile operator from Telenor to Telia. If you have a Telenor mobile phone subscription paid by UiO, you must change the SIM card on this day. For everyone else, the porting will not entail any change.