Information for students, faculty and staff regarding COVID-19. (Updated: 21 October 2020)

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Welcome to new students

Have you applied to Umeå University and got accepted to the education of your choice? Congratulations! On this page you can find useful information - for you as a new international student at our university. We have gathered everything you need to know and do before the fall term. We are very much looking forward to welcoming you to Umeå University.

Checklist
Checklist

Follow this simple list of things to complete your enrolment.

Changes due to COVID-19
Changes due to COVID-19

Read about how your studies may be affected as well as advice and tools for coping.

Orientation for international students
Orientation for international students

Lectures and activities designed to help you become acquainted with Umeå and the university.

Finding accommodation
Finding accommodation

Housing options for international and exchange students.

FAQ
FAQ

Frequently asked questions about admission results, user account and more.

Buddy programme
Buddy programme

Be part of a multicultural community engaging hundreds of students.

International Student Guide
International Student Guide

Essential information for your stay in Umeå.

Finding your way on Umeå University

Film: Campus in 4 minutes
Campus in 4 minutes
Digital map of Campus Umeå
Digital map of Campus Umeå

Help us beta test the new digital map with indoor navigation.

More information

Activate your Umu-id
Activate your Umu-id

After admission, you will be given an Umu-id, but you need to activate it yourself.

Contact us
Contact us

Questions? We are here to help you.

Umu card
Umu card

For access to the premises, copying and for borrowing at the University Library.

Contact form

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