Information Sessions

We hope you will come and join us for a number of information sessions to help you, as a new international student, get to know the university, city and the resources that are available to you during your time as a student. The topics and speakers at each session will vary, but they will all be held in the same location and at the same time, though on different dates.

Where: Gunnar Johansson Hall, Blåsenhus
Time: 5:15pm - 7pm
Coffe and fika break between 6 and 6:15pm

Session 1: 13 September 2017
Your health, well-being and safety

Student Health Centre + Campus 1477
Student nation sports teams
University Chaplaincy Uppsala

Session 2: 27 September 2017 - CANCELLED
Your studies
University library (library resources, being critical of sources)
Language workshop (essay writing, presentations)
Student rights/equality
Students with disabilities

Session 3: 11 October 2017 - CANCELLED
Your finances and future career
Working in Sweden (Arbetsförmedlingen)
Study and Career Counsellors
Scholarships for current students

Session 4: 25 October - CANCELLED
Your social life

Volunteering (Volontärbyrån)
Making friends with Swedes (panel discussion with current students)
Language exchange