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Regarding the invasion of Ukraine

In light of the ongoing invasion of Ukraine, the University provide support for students and employees who may be affected, and the University is following developments closely.

Updated: 2022-09-26


Statements from the university

Public statement of the CIVIS Alliance on the situation in Ukraine:
Public statement of the CIVIS Alliance on the situation in Ukraine -

The blog of President Astrid Söderbergh Widding:
President's blog

Statements from organisations and authorities

Stockholm University stands in solidarity with the universities and the civilian population in Ukraine and supports the European University Association’s (EUA) statement:
The European University Association’s (EUA) statement of solidarity with Ukraine on their website

The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences on Ukraina
Support and scholarships to Ukrainian scientists

Information from The Swedish Council for Higher Education for newly arrived Ukrainian citizens.
For newly arrived from Ukraine -


The Swedish Research Council gathers all the available types of support for Ukrainian researchers and doctoral students on their website.
Support initiatives for researchers from Ukraine

The university has gathered relevant calls and other initiatives for Ukrainian researchers on our website


On, you can find information from the Swedish authorities about the current situation and advice on how to manage concerns. 
Concerns about the global situation –


Support for students

Stockholm Student Health Services (Studenthälsan) offers students at Stockholm University support during their study time.
Stockholm Studenth Health Services

Answers to frequently asked questions by students affected by the war.

FAQ for students affected by the war in Ukraine

Support for employees

As an employee at the University you can contact The Occupational Health Care Service (Företagshälsovården), Feelgood, for counselling and telephone advice on work-related illnesses. 
Information about the Occuplational Health Care Service

Please also know that you can always contact your line manager for support and advice if you feel that the situation affects your work and mental health.

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