Orientation and semester start

The spring semester starts Monday 6 January 2020

This page will give you an overview of what will take place during the first week at UiO. Details of the events will be posted later.

Arrival at Oslo Central Station

If you arrive Monday 6 January you can attend our Meet and Greet service (10-16), and the event First Night in Oslo in the evening.

For more information about getting to UiO and to the student residences, please also see Arriving in Oslo

The first week (6-10 January)

As a new international student you will during your first week at UiO be able to attend:

  • Monday 6 January:
  • Tuesday 7 January:
    • Orientation Day aimed at all new international students
  • Wednesday 8 January:
    • Police registration help (for non-EU/EEA students only)
    • Registration help for Norwegian courses

This is an outline of the plan for the semester start spring 2020, further events and details will be published later this semester.

As an exchange student you will receive an e-mail from your faculty with detailed information about the semesterstart in November/December. 

For more information and help, you can contact Knutepunktet - International Student Reception

Please note that some faculties may have other semester start dates. Please contact your faculty if you have not received any information or are uncertain about when to arrive.

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Published Oct. 1, 2019 1:07 PM - Last modified Jan. 7, 2020 8:59 AM