Introduction Schedule

There are a range of activities happening in the first few weeks of the semester. Get to know the University, the city of Gävle and your new university friends by taking part in the activities listed below!  

Activites for new students

Here you will find some of the activities offered at the beginning of the autumn semester. Keep an eye out on, the Student Portal and our information screens for information on what is happening around campus.

Start of the Semester

This week the semester starts "for real", with lectures, seminars, exams and everything else that forms part of university life.

Time and place: 15th of January at the University of Gävle

Introduction for international students

At the beginning of every semester the University of Gävle arranges an introduction day for international students. During the introduction day the University provides you with practical and academic information. All international students are encouraged to participate!

Time and place: 15th of January. More details to come.

Please send an e-mail to to confirm your attendance at the introduction day.

Evenings at the Student Union

Take part in student life - visit the student union. Remember to bring a photo ID and your temporary student union card that you receive at the student union reception when you become a member of Gefle Student Union. 

Time and place: tbc

Free ice hockey tickets for students

More information to come.

Time and place: 3rd of February