Information during Christmas & New Year - FAQ

The Division of Educational Support has limited staff availability during certain weeks over the Christmas period. It may be more difficult to reach us by phone and it can take longer than usual to get a reply via email. We will do our best to reply to you as soon as possible. We thank you for your patience and understanding. 

In order to provide the best possible service for you we have assembled the most common questions that we receive here.

Important dates

Key dates and deadlines for first and second admission round
Spring semester 2021

17 January
Introduction day for international students (Zoom)

17 January
The semester starts

Questions about applications and admission
In preparation for the start of the semester
Questions about courses
Questions specifically concerning international students
Study guidance counselling
Student health and welfare
Targeted study support
Degree- and other certificates
Exam hand-out

Further questions?

If you have not found the answer to your question here, have a look at the following FAQ and information pages:

If you are a new student you can find answers to most of your questions at

If you are an international student, take a look at our International student guide Pdf, 1 MB..



+46 (0)26 64 81 00

Phone hours during Christmas and New Year



20 December - 23 December


24 December - 26 December


27 December - 30 December


31 December - 2 January


3 January - 5 January


6 January - 9 January


10 January - 14 January


Published by: Satu Moberg Page responsible: Maria Strand Updated: 2021-12-22
Högskolan i Gävle
Box 801 76 GÄVLE
026-64 85 00 (växel)