Students arriving at Stockholm University
Students arriving at Stockholm University

Orientation Week is designed to assist you - as a new student - to settle into university life at Stockholm University. The Orientation Week programme can be found below as a pdf.

Arrival Days will be on August 22-23.
More information about Arrival Day and Arrival Service at Arlanda AIrport and Skavsta Airport and Shuttle Bus Service from Arlanda Airport can be found here.

Orientation Day will be Wednesday the 26th of August, 2015. More information about the preliminary Orientation Day Programme can be found here.

A week full of activities

The whole week (24th to 28th of August) will be packed with student activities such as a welcome party, guided bus tour in Stockholm, guided tours on campus and so on. 

The International Office conducts this Orientation Programme for exchange students and master's students at the beginning of each term/semester together with the Stockholm University Student Union. You can read more about the Student Union's activities here.


Practical advice

The Orientation Week Programme for international students is designed to provide you with practical advice on a wide range of subjects, such as student e-mail account, opening a bank account, student health care, Swedish language courses, student union activities and preparing for study.

Meet other students and staff

The program also aims to provide you with the opportunity to meet new people and settle into your life here.
Preliminary Orientation Week Programme can be found below as a pdf.

More information about how to get a smooth start at Stockholm University please see the pdf A smooth start - autumn semester 2015 down below.

Welcome to Stockholm University!