Information for students

Coronavirus (covid-19): Collated advice and important information for Nord students.


Nord's buildings are closed

Nord University has extended the closure of its campuses until May 1 2020. Students will not have access to university buildings during this period and staff will be working from home. 

  • Students will not be able to access university buildings.
  • Teaching staff will be working from home.
  • Online classes will run as planned.
  • On-site classes for session-based programmes are cancelled until May 1, 2020.
  • Professional practice will not run to schedule for some programmes (your faculty will provide more information relating to specific study programmes).
  • Arrangements for extraordinary online classes will be made where possible (your faculty will provide more information relating to specific study programmes).
  • Students can access e-resources online via the university library. Read more about how the library can help students access study resources and guidance on their website.

Nord will send updates to students' Nord email address - follow your student inbox for the newest information.

Examinations spring 2020

Classes and online teaching

  • Updated March 24: The Board of Nord University has adopted temporary regulations concerning studies and examinations, to ensure best possible educational progression for students. 

Library, course literature and e-resources

The Library is closed for orders, collection and interlibrary services.

All due loans may be retained until the Library is operating normally. Students may disregard any reminders that are sent automatically during this time.

Course literature and e-resources are available for download:

Counselling for students

The student counselling services at Studentinord aim to be easily accessible for students. You can still contact counselling services by e-mail, phone and Skype.

Guidelines for students on professional practice in Norway

Information for students at the Faculty of Education and Arts

Information for students at the Faculty of Nursing and Health Sciences

Information for students at the Faculty of Biosciences and Aquaculture


Nord inbox (

Updates from Nord are sent directly to students via student email ( Follow your student email for the newest information.

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