Support and services
The University provides a variety of support and services to help you when you need it. This may include study and career counselling, support on reading strategies, IT support, or language support when writing an essay. Available to all students is also the Student Health Service. Further, if you have a disability, you can get targeted study support.
Guide to study strategies
On the self-study course Guide to study strategies, you will get a good foundation for your university studies. You will receive tips and advice for finding motivation, strategies for planning, smart note-taking and academic writing. Register for the course in Studium.
Student & doctoral student representatives
If you encounter problems during your studies, you can contact the Student and doctoral student representatives at your student union. It could be, for instance, if you have a conflict with the University or want support in disciplinary matters.
The University Chaplaincy is for all students, regardless of faith, and offers individual counselling for those who need to talk to someone. The staff is bound by confidentiality. They also organise various activities such as choirs, lectures and crisis support. The University Chaplaincy is located in both Uppsala and Visby.