Hold the "Ctrl" key down. Press "+" (plus) to zoom in or "-" (minus) to zoom out.

Nordic Edge Expo is going digital

Nordic Edge – 60 free tickets to students

The Nordic Edge Expo and Conference will take place online from September 21 – 25 with live streams from Stavanger, Copenhagen, Helsinki, Helsingborg, Oslo, and Brussels.

 Illustration photo: woman who is sick with a cold

Important information on the coronavirus situation

The UiS is open to students, staff and visitors, in compliance with existing infection control precautions. UiS is monitoring the coronavirus situation closely and will keep this page updated with any new information that applies to the university.

Illustration coronavirus

Questions and answers about the coronavirus situation for students

How does the coronavirus outbreak affect the university and you as a student? Check below for questions and answers.

Infection control routines for lecture rooms at UiS

Infection control routines for lecture rooms at UiS

Familiarize yourself with our infection control instructions for classrooms and auditoriums before you arrive at UiS.


Hygiene measures during examination

Are you registered for a school exam on campus this autumn, and are worried about Corona? We have taken the necessary measures to make it safe for you to sit for exams at the university.

The University of Stavanger Welcome Ceremony in 2020

Welcome to the official semester opening 2020

A record number of students are embarking on their student life at the University of Stavanger in August. We are very excited to wish you all a warm welcome with an official ceremony, which will be digital this year. The ceremony also marks the beginning of the buddy festival Fadder.

Student crowding at campus

Help us keep campus corona free

Student at UiS? Read on to see what you can do to prevent the spread of infection.

Illustration photo: Shutterstock

Challenge based learning program for UiS master students

In fall 2020, all master students at UiS are able to sign up for the InGenious challenges by taking the MØA-415 (Knowledge -Based Entrepreneurship) course.

photo of campus ullandhaug

Strategic plan 2030 – voice your opinion

The consultation draft for a new strategic plan for the University of Stavanger was approved by the University Board on 11 June. The document has been submitted for consultation, where stakeholders may offer their feedback by 15 September.

Students outside Kjell Arholms house at campus Ullandhaug

Students, staff and visitors may return to campus

UiS campuses are finally open again to students, staff and visitors – as long as everyone complies with existing rules and advice on infection prevention.

Closing the Bjergsted Library for renovations

Bjergsted Library is renovating!

The Library in Bjergsted is closed for renovations. The library will reopen in a new and modern form this fall.

Publishing scholarship for master's students at the Faculty of social sciences

The University aims to involve students to a greater extent in research and development. As one measure, the Faculty of social sciences sets aside funds for three scholarships (40,000,- NOK, one at each department) for master's students who want to publish a scientific article based on their master's dissertation, and where the dissertation is suitable for this.

Students working at the University of Twente

Join the think tank Create Tomorrow

Are you looking for an amazing experience, together with your fellow students and friends? This is your chance! Contribute to an innovative - corona proof - society and work on challenging cases of companies, government organizations, and hospitals. Get your team signed up now!

Building with many glass windows, blue skies above

Reopening of the library

Ullandhaug Library is open for students and staff at UiS. You can borrow and return books, and book a limited number of reading spaces. Guidance will mainly be given digitally.

The buddy festival Fadder 2020

The buddy festival Fadder 2020

The buddy festival Fadder, which takes place August 10 to 16, aims at welcoming new and old students by offering a fun, safe and adventurous taste of what to expect from campus life and Stavanger as a student city.