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Student services and support

Welcome to Umeå University! We would like to give you a helping hand as you settle in and begin your adventure here in Umeå.

As a new student at Umeå University, you will find lots of useful information on the pages you find in the menu on this page. In short, you will learn more about:

  • all sorts of practical information for newly admitted students
  • the Orientation Course for incoming students
  • the Buddy Programme, where Swedish and international students meet for a variety of fun social activities
  • educational support available for students with disabilities
  • study and career guidance for all students at the university
  • the Student Health Service, for your health-related questions
  • how to get a degree when you have completed your studies.

Find more information about our campus services at:
Campus Services

Contact form

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