Study start in Sogndal

Here you will find start-up information and a program for the study start week. We look forward to seeing you on campus!

Programme for the study start week

Monday 15th August

Monday is the start of studies and a welcome ceremony on campus.

  • At 9 you get to meet your study programme and get to know teachers and fellow students.
  • At 10.30 there is a welcome ceremony on campus.
  • At 11.30 you get to meet your buddy group.
  • From 12.00 there is a light meal and tours on campus and in the village.
  • At 15.00 to 17.00 there will be a barbecue on campus.
  • From 14.00 to 22.00 there will be buddy activities.

Tuesday 16th August

From 10.00 there will be an introduction to your study programme. 

At 14.15 there will be a Good start lecture in Norwegian for Teacher Education and Training, Preschool Teacher Education, English, sports and science educations.

From 15.30 onwards there will be buddy activities.

Wednesday 17th August

From 10.00 there will be activities with the study programme.

At 14.15 there will be a Good start lecture in Norwegian for Business and Administration, Real Estate Management, Law, Tourism Management, Sociology, History, Child Protection and Child Welfare, Social Work, and Social Educator.

From 15.30 onwards there will be buddy activities.

Thursday 18th August

At 11.00 there will be the students' class for new students.

12.00 there will be a rebus race.

From 12.00 onwards there will be buddy activities.

Friday 19th August

At 11.00 there is a sofa chat with the Student Parliament.

From 12.00 onwards there will be buddy activities.

Saturday 20th August and Sunday 21st August

Look forward to buddy activities this weekend as well!


At your service in Sogndal

E-mail: servicetorget.sogndal@hvl.no

Phone number: (+47) 55 58 58 00

Opening hours: Monday – Friday 08.00–15.00. (From 15.9. to 14.5.: 08.00–15.30)