News for students
Uppsala University most mentioned in social media
29 May 2018
The media monitoring company Meltwater has conducted a media survey of Swedish universities’ presence in social media. According to the survey, Upp...
Two free Sirius games 2018
16 April 2018
Uppsala University and Sirius football club are collaborating for the 2018 season too. 150 free tickets will be made available to the University’s ...
Uppsala student designated 2018 “IT woman of the year”
9 April 2018
Emma Tysk, a student at Uppsala University, is this year's winner of Microsoft's “IT woman of the year” award.
Campus card as Library card
21 February 2018
On 15 January, 2018 we switched our self check-outs. This means that the library cards previously used are no longer valid and, for students and em...
Record interest in exchange studies abroad
29 January 2018
More Uppsala students than ever have applied for international exchanges within the framework of their studies. The University is pleased to see th...
Counselling support is offered after shooting
13 January 2018
On Friday night, a shooting took place at a restaurant in Flogsta and a student was injured.
Free crash course: learn how to skate and play bandy!
11 December 2017
Uppsala University and Uppsala’s leading bandy club, Sirius Bandy, invite all international students at Uppsala University to come and take part in...
Fredrik Pettersson: Uppsala Student of the Year
28 November 2017
The Uppsala Student of the Year is a well-known figure in student life at the University. Fredrik Pettersson has been First Curator of the Västmanl...
Another three years for Eva Åkesson
14 November 2017
On 9 November, the Government decided to extend Eva Åkesson’s appointment as Vice-Chancellor for a further three years, until 31 December 2020.
Web login with new design
14 November 2017
On 28 November the Joint Web Login changes design. The new design will be similar to the web mail login.
Alumni across the world celebrate Uppsala University Global Alumni Day
2 November 2017
On 7 November, Uppsala University will hold its first ever Global Alumni Day – a day for Uppsala University alumni across the world to organise alu...
Student offer: Free tickets to Sirius Bandy’s home game
31 October 2017
Uppsala University and Sirius Bandy are now offering 100 free tickets to Uppsala University students to each and every one of Sirius’s home games t...
Beginners’ course in orienteering continues
1 September 2017
On Thursday 7 September, the beginner’s course in orienteering continues. The course is free and open to all Uppsala University students and employ...
Beginners’ course in orienteering for Uppsala University students
22 August 2017
The orienteering crash course continues! On Wednesday 30 August at 17:00, the second of five sessions will be held at OK Linné’s club house in Norby.
New world ranking: Uppsala University in 63rd place
16 August 2017
Uppsala has kept its place among the top 100 in the latest ranking of the world’s best universities. In the 2017 ranking from Shanghai Jiao Tong Un...
Free tickets to this autumn’s football games
16 August 2017
All current students at Uppsala University have the chance of getting free tickets to Sirius’s and IK Uppsala’s home games in the Allsvenskan and E...
Four elite student athletes receive scholarship
15 June 2017
Many students at Uppsala University play sports at the elite level in parallel with their studies. A special scholarship was instituted specificall...
250 free tickets to Sunday’s sold out game Sirius–Hammarby
17 May 2017
Through an agreement with Sirius Fotboll, Uppsala University is offering up to 250 free student tickets to this Sunday’s sold out match between Sir...
New printing system summer 2017
15 May 2017
At Uppsala University we have been using Korint since 2009. Now it's time to replace Korint with a more modern printing system.
The Humanities Theatre – a new arena for discussion
26 April 2017
Doors will soon open to the new Humanities Theatre – a spectacular auditorium and lecture hall, built as a classical theatre and equipped with the ...