Campus Sogndal

Most of the main building "Høgskulebygget" is open 24 hours a day.

The teaching takes place both in Høgskulebygget and our other buildings, all within a 2-minute walk on campus. Every building contains group rooms, class rooms and lecture halls.

Computer and internet access

Campus Sogndal has a student computer network and a wireless network. To use the computers, you will need a user name and password. IT-consultants will provide you with this when you register as a student.

You have

  • access to the student PCs at campus and access to both the WIFI and local network with laptop and printers.
  • a personal directory for storing files
  • an e-mail account
  • a Fronter account (The Learning Management System used at Campus Sogndal)


The library is a learning centre where students, academic staff and other users can find information and gather inspiration for the development of their academic knowledge and for their personal growth.

The library offers a wide range of printed and electronic material: books, periodicals, newspapers, CDs, DVDs, articles in full-text and other electronic resources. In the library, you will also find reader seats and computers available for everyone with a valid student card.


Campus Sogndal has an on campus bookstore “Fjordbok”, which sells textbooks related to curriculum and publications of general interest, and general literature, stationary and cards.


The cafeteria on campus offers a variety of fresh food (hot and cold meals), cakes, fruits, candy, coffee and cold drinks. The cafeteria has student prices and the friendly staff will dish up tasty warm meals when you are homesick for mummy’s homemade food.

Academic guidance

Each course has one course coordinator who is responsible for planning and coordinating the content of the course. Do not hesitate to contact your course coordinator if you have any questions regarding your study programme.

Academic Advisers for each study program are available to discuss concerns, answer questions and give advice about different aspects of studying at Western Norway University of Applied Sciences.

The student adviser can also answer questions in relation to exams, give non-academic guidance if needed, give information on support services available or help with specific recognitions and diploma.