Arrival day for Spring 2020 is Thursday 2 January.
Arrival day for Autumn 2020 is Thursday 6 August.
Orientation Day, 3 January, Campus Grimstad
Orientation day for new exchange students
ORIENTATION: ROOM A2 021
NOTE: Bring your own laptop if you have one
09:30 Welcome to the University of Agder by Pål Grandal
09:45 Erasmus Student Network (ESN):
Benjamin Lindberg/Mats Skulstad
10:00 SiA Accommodation: Ingrid Tennfjord
10:15 Examination Office: Tormod Dalane
10:30 Short break
10:45 Low Threshold Services for Students: Stian Braathen
11:00 Practical information and semester registration from
the International Education Office: Sissel Gjennestad and
11:45 Student Organisation in Agder (STA): Bendik Hagen
12:00 Group photo
12:10 Lunch in Kafé Kampus (Campus Grimstad)
13:00 Tour of campus
17:00 Welcome dinner on campus (free food) in Uglandsstua
Orientation Day, 3 January, Campus Kristiansand,
Orientation day for new exchange students.
During the orientation meeting you will get a lot of valuable information regarding your stay in Norway, as well as the opportunity to meet your fellow students and your academic advisors. Bring the orientation brochure and a notbook with you to the orientation meeting.
Meet outside your student accommodation. Members of the Erasmus Student Network (ESN) will meet you and bring you to campus.
8:00: Roligheden and Kristian 4. gate
8:15: St. Olavs vei and Kongsgård allé
Please be on time!
We trust that those of you who live on campus can find your way on your own.
ORIENTATION, ROOM B1 001
09:00 Welcome by the International Education Office
09:05 Welcome by Rector Sunniva Wittacker
09:10 Accommodation: SiA, Hege Reinertsen
09:20 IT-services: Arve Ebeltoft
09:30 Examination office: Linda Greftegreff Bø
09:45 SiA Health: What to do if you need someone to talk to: Ellen Skauerud Øyna and Student Priest Erland Grøtteberg
10:00 The Student Organisation in Agder (STA): Bendik Hagen
10:15 Coffee break
10:30 Practical information from the International Education Office
11:15 Erasmus Student Network (ESN): ESN Board
11:45 Group photo, Jan Arve Olsen. Meet in Vilhelm Krag’s Hall.
12:00 – 12:45 Lunch in Kafé Kampus with buddy groups
12:45-13:30 Tour of campus - Your buddies will guide you around campus
13:30-14:20 Global Mobility students and students from India receiving a scholarship from UiA only:
Meeting with the International Education Office and faculty representatives: Room F3 005
14:20 All students meet in Vilhelm Krag’s Hall before the buddies take you to the room where you will meet your academic supervisors
14:30 Meet your academic supervisors:
• Students taking most classes at the Faculty of Humanities and Education: Room B2 004 (room confirmed)
• Students taking most classes at the School of Business and Law: “Sørlandet Auditorium” in Sørlandet Kunnskapspark,
• Students taking most classes at the Faculty of Social Sciences: Room H1 058
• Students taking most classes at the Faculty of Fine Arts: Room 3 050 (room confirmed)
•Students taking Outdoor Education: “Spicheren”, Classroom B, first floor