We warmly welcome new and current students to a new academic year in Stavanger!
Monday, August 16 at 12.00, the University of Stavanger will officially kick off the academic year 2021/22. It will be a solemn and informal ceremony - this year we will allow students only in the audience.
Everyone else can follow the events online here.
Stavanger mayor Kari Nessa Nordtun will welcome you to the city and the region, as will Klaus Mohn, rector of the UiS. Main address by social media expert Mari Hult. In addition, there will be musical entertainment from Tommy Fredvang before the people form the enrollment week festival Fadder take over.
The ceremony will be held mainly in Norwegian, but translations of the rector's and the mayor's speeches will be published here as the ceremony starts.
For international students, please check information sent to you from the UiS International Office and the UiS Admissions Office. The ceremony takes place at campus Ullandhaug, on the lawn behind the Hagbard Line building.