Activities for New Students

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

11th of November - Swedish Fika

Swedish Fika

Gefle Student Union organizes Swedish Fika at Wayne's Coffee once a month. Here you get the opportunity to get to know other students, Swedish as well as international students, and enjoy some fika together! Part of the coffee shop is reserved for students and if you are a member of Gefle Student Union you get a 20% discount on your fika. Show your card in Studentkortet's app before you pay. Please note that the discount is only valid at the Wayne's Coffee located by Gallerian Nian (Drottninggatan 4).

Time and place: 11th of November at. 16.00-18.00 at Waynes Coffee, Drottninggatan 4, Gävle.

Welcome!

19th of November - After School Quiz

After School Music Quiz

The Student Union invites all student to an evening where you can hang out with friends and compete in a music quiz.

Time and place: 19th of November at 17.00 - 20.00 at The Student Union (Gefle Studentkår)

21st of November - Student Union Breakfast

Student Union Breakfast

The Student Union invites all its members for breakfast in Rävhallen. Don't forget to bring your membership card.

Time and place: 21st of November at 08.00-10.30 in Rävhallen

3rd of December - After School Talent Show

After School Talent Show

The Student Union invites all student to an evening where you can hang out with friends and enjoy the talent show.

Time and place: 3rd of December at 17.00 - 20.00 at The Student Union (Gefle Studentkår)

9th of December - Swedish Fika

Swedish Fika

Gefle Student Union organizes Swedish Fika at Wayne's Coffee once a month. Here you get the opportunity to get to know other students, Swedish as well as international students, and enjoy some fika together! Part of the coffee shop is reserved for students and if you are a member of Gefle Student Union you get a 20% discount on your fika. Show your card in Studentkortet's app before you pay. Please note that the discount is only valid at the Wayne's Coffee located by Gallerian Nian (Drottninggatan 4).

Time and place: 9th of December at. 16.00-18.00 at Waynes Coffee, Drottninggatan 4, Gävle.

Welcome!

17th of December - Student Union Breakfast

Student Union Breakfast

The Student Union invites all its members for breakfast in Rävhallen. Don't forget to bring your membership card.

Time and place: 17th of December at 08.00-10.30 in Rävhallen

20th of January - Start of the Semester

Start of the Semester

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

Time and place: 20th of January, at the University of Gävle

20th of January - Introduction Day

Introduction day for international students

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

Time and place: 20th of January at 9.00 am

Please confirm your attendance at the introduction day by sending an e-mail to studentcentrum@hig.se no later than 13th of January. If you are an exchange student you are already registered for the introduction day.

Studentrelaxen

Swim and relax for free as a student at the University of Gävle. Come to Fjärran höjder for several swimming pools, spa area with aroma sauna, woodfire outdoor sauna and a free ticket to try out their gym. Bring your University card!

A collaboration between Gävle kommun, Gefle student union, Fjärran Höjder and the University of Gävle.

Time and place: Date will be published later, 10.00-17.00 at Fjärran Höjder
www.fjarranhojderbadet.se

Published by: Lisa Olsson Page responsible: Lisa Olsson Updated: 2019-11-05
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