The information below corresponds to the Orientation Week arranged for the international students who started their studies in Autumn 2018. The International Office is working on the arrangements and updates for the next Orientation Week which will be held on January 2019.

Orientation Week

The activities during this period will help you to settle into university life at Stockholm University. Prepare yourself for the Welcome activities arranged by the Stockholm University Student Union such as a bus trip to IKEA, a Survival presentation, a guided tour in the campus and more. The Orientation Day and the Guided bus tour in the city is conducted by the International Office.

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

Next Orientation Day will be held on Tuesday 22 January.

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.

Interviews with international students

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

Key pick-up

Information for those who will receive housing via Stockholm University Housing Office can be found 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 our check list for Autumn 2018.


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