Study and live in Uppsala
Student life in Uppsala is extraordinary. Wherever you go in Uppsala you will be reminded of the students’ impressions.
In Uppsala, more than 40,000 students are seen, heard and make their mark everywhere. It is no wonder, since they have been part of the city since 1477. They have created traditions and continue to create these, something that made Uppsala the student city it is today.
The university is constantly present in buildings, thoughts and reputation. Experience a unique student life in Uppsala involving six student unions, 13 student nations and a wide variety of student organisations. While you are here, take the opportunity to get engaged, network and meet friends for life!
There are different housing options in Uppsala.
Experience a unique student life at the student nations in Uppsala.
The student unions represent you and your fellow students.
Enjoy a unique student life at student nations
While you are a student your campus is your workplace. This is the meeting place for researchers, teachers, and students, and where you will make important connections and build your network. Uppsala University has two main study areas, in Uppsala and in Visby on the island of Gotland.
Health and fitness
As a student you can visit the Student Health Service with any study related health issues. If you want to keep fit or take part in exercise and sports, you will find sporting organisations, clubs and fitness centres all over the city.
If you are an elite athlete it is possible for you to combine your training with your studies at Uppsala University. Read about the support you will receive as well as the scholarships on offer for top-level athletes.
As a student at Uppsala University you can enjoy a rich cultural life, including mummies, gardens, dinosaurs, old books, great music and beautiful artworks. As a student you will receive free admission to the university museums as well as free admission or a student discount to many of the university’s concerts and other cultural events.