Orientation Week

Orientation Week is designed to assist you, as a new student, to settle into university life at Stockholm University.The whole week, 15th to 19th of January, will be packed with student activities. 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.

Program:  Welcome activities Jan 2018 (pdf) (127 Kb)

Meet other students

The program also aims to provide you with the opportunity to meet new people and settle into your life here.

Orientation Day

The Orientation Day 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.

Next Orientation Day will be held on Monday the 15th of January between 17:00-21:00. More information can be found here.

Program:  Orientation Day program 15 January 2018 (pdf) (129 Kb)

Orientation Day interviews with international students

You can watch interviews with international students from previous Orientation Days.

Key pick-up

Information for those who received housing via Stockholm University Housing Office can find information about key pick-up here.

Quick guide to "A smooth start"

More information about how to get a smooth start at Stockholm University please read the leaflet "A Smooth Start".


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