Time and place: Aug. 10, 2018 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Oslo Central Station

You will meet a welcome committee at Oslo airport (Gardermoen) and the Oslo Central Station and get help trough your first steps.

For those of you arriving at the airport we will meet you to the right of the arrival hall next to Peppes Pizza. If you arrive directly at the central station we will meet you inside by the big screen (clock) close to Burger King and the ticket machines. We will wear red UiO t-shirts, so you will be able to see us.

Time: Aug. 10, 2018 6:30 PM - 11:59 PM

Just arrived in Oslo? Join us and get the chance to meet other new students. We wish to welcome you to the University of Oslo and have a fun start to your adventure in Norway.

Time and place: Aug. 13, 2018 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Universitetsplassen, Karl Johans gate 47

The University of Oslo greets all new students with a traditional ceremony at the University Square.

Time: Aug. 14, 2018 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

At the Orientation Day we will international students with important information about studying at UiO, student life at UiO and in Oslo, and how to register with the police.

Time and place: Aug. 15, 2018 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Place: TBA

The Oslo Police Department will be present at UiO and assist students that are non-EU citizens to register that you have arrived in Norway and to book an appointment.

Time and place for the event will be posted later.

Time and place: Aug. 16, 2018 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Outside the Department of Chemistry

Join us for a fun day out at the Blindern University Campus on Thursday 16 August. Try the water slide, join the colour run and take part in all the fun games and competitions on offer! 

Time and place: Aug. 18, 2018 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM, St. Olavs gate 32

Welcome as a new student in Norway, and welcome to Oslo! 

Where do students in Oslo go for a night out? Where can you get the juiciest pizza or the tastiest burger? How expensive is it to go to the movies, and where is this “Sørenga” that all the Norwegians keep talking about?


Time: Sep. 1, 2018

The deadline to apply for special examination arrangements is 1 September for the autum semester.

Time: Sep. 1, 2018

The final deadline to pay the semester fee and register in StudentWeb is 1 September.


Time: May 20, 2018 10:40 AM - 4:00 PM

We hope for nice weather so we can celebrate that summer is approaching, and enjoy a lovely day visiting Hovedøya in the Oslo Fjord!

Time and place: May 3, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Pilestredet 52 (P52)

Do you want to learn another language outside the classroom walls? You have the opportunity to do that by joining our language café!

Time and place: May 3, 2018 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM, Georg Sverdrups hus, Blindern

Join the International Food Festival and get the opportunity to share and taste food from cuisines from all around the world!

Time and place: May 3, 2018 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM, Nobel Peace Center

The Nobel Peace Center was opened in 2005 by HRH King Harald V of Norway in a ceremony attended by the royal families of Norway and Sweden. Nobel Peace Prize laureate Wangari Maathai was also present. The Center has since welcomed more than 400,000 visitors (as of 1 October 2009).

NB: Change of start time from 14:00 to 13:00.

Time and place: Apr. 18, 2018 7:00 PM - 11:30 PM, Ole Johan Dahls hus, Escape

OSI Dans invites you to our Spring Party at Escape on Wednesday, April 18th. Everybody is welcome, no matter if you are OSI dans club member or not, student or non-student. Take your friends, even if they have never danced before, to both party and the introclass.

Time and place: Mar. 10, 2018 7:00 PM - Mar. 11, 2018 12:30 AM, Ole Johan Dahls hus, Escape

OSI Dans invites you to our Get to Know Each Other Party at Escape on Saturday, March 10th. Everybody is welcome, no matter if you are OSI dans club member or not, student or non-student. Take your friends, even if they have never danced before, to both party and the introclass.

Time and place: Jan. 23, 2018 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Georg Sverdrups hus

Get to know the different students associations at the UiO. 

Time and place: Nov. 9, 2017 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM, Grupperrom 1 - George Sverdrups hus (3 etasje)

Member's meetings have as objective that members get to know each other and the work of the new board. Everyone who is a member or who is interesting in becoming a member can attend! To be a member is for free. A member can just attend the events or be active. You choose!

Time and place: Oct. 23, 2017 4:15 PM - 6:00 PM, Seminarrom 4 - George Sverdrups hus

Vi treffes til et sosialt møte for å velge neste styret i LAF! Ta med deg mat fra ditt hjemland og bli kjent med andre som er interessert i Latin-Amerika

Time and place: Feb. 14, 2017 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM, Sophus Lies auditorium

Welcome to the first debate between this year's rectorial candidates. This might be the day you decide who you think should head our university.

Time and place: Sep. 15, 2016 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM, Old Festive Hall

The Arne Naess Symposium invites all the participants to imagine bold and novel scenarios of a more sustainable future.

Time and place: June 29, 2016 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM, Litteraturhuset (Wergeland)

Meet two of the world’s leading scholars on the relation between biological and cultural evolution - David Sloan Wilson, SUNY Binghamton and Terrence W. Deacon, UC Berkeley. Subsequent panel discussion with Kalle Moene, Thomas Hylland Eriksen, Henrik Sinding-Larsen and the audience.