Orientation Week for International Students

14 August 2016 18:00 - 22 August 2016 17:00


Please note: Below is an overview of orientation week for international students.  The detailed programme for the compulsory orientation meeting is published separately. More information about travel to and arrival in Bodø is available in the New @ Nord portal. Campus maps are published on the Student in Bodø website.


Sunday August 14

18.00 - 20.00 Pre-study BBQ - Courtyard outside main cafeteria - find your way
Informal evening BBQ ahead of formal commencement of academic year. The student welfare organisation will provide food for all new students. The University Rector and Faculty Deans will comprise the team of grill masters. This is a great opportunity to meet your fellow students and other newcomers to Nord University Bodø.

Monday August 15

10.00 Orientation Meeting - Elias Blix (Room A13) - find your way

14.00 Registration StudentWeb

15.15 Hiking & BBQ – Soløyvannet (Arctic Escape)

Tuesday August 16

09.00 Orientation Meeting continues – Elias Blix (Room A13)  - find your way

11.00-13.00 Official opening of the academic year 2016-17- Nord University (Main entrance) - find your way

Wednesday August 17

09.00 Scholarships (N2N, Russia/Norway grant, Isep, Barents+) -Kai-Martin, International Office

Friday August 19

09.00 Study Permit Registration (Salten Police Station) - students from outside EU/EEA

Monday August 22

15.00 - 17.00 Library tour - find your way