You've been admitted! Welcome and Congratulations!
On this page you will find useful information as a new student at Umeå University. Via the links in the left hand menu you will find more information that may come in handy for you before, during and after your time as a student at Umeå University.
Frequenty asked questions
The official start of the Autumn 2016 term is 18 January 2016. The term ends on 5 June 2016. An Orientation Course for new international students will be held in mid January 2016. Find more dates regarding the application process at Important dates. Start and end dates for other terms are available in the Academic Calendar.
Important datesOrientation CourseAcademic Calendar
Umeå University organises housing for exchange and tuition fee paying students.
International Housing Office
Here's a page where you may also find useful information on how to find a place to stay.
If you have applied to Umeå University at Universityadmissions.se, you must reply to your Notification of selection results in order to keep the place at the course or programme.
Notification of selection results
If you are an exchange student, you will find information about the admission process via the link below.
Exchange students - admission
Via the link below you will find more answers to frequently asked questions about who to contact for specific questions, how to get a user account, social activities etc. If you can´t find the answers you seek in these pages, you are always welcome to contact our switchboard at 46 90 786 50 00.
FAQ for new students