Welcome to
Umeå School of Architecture

We are very happy to welcome you to Umeå School of Architecture! On this page you will find useful information as a new student.

Please read the Welcoming letter and other important information at the Programme web. 

Welcoming letter  for The Architecture Programme (in Swedish)
Welcoming letter for the Master's Programme (in English)


Registration at the student website

You need to be registered for the courses in the study documentation system to be able to follow the courses and to get your results recorded during the courses. Online registration is open between August 24 and August 31. If you do not register by August 31 at the latest, you risk losing your place (seat).

To be able to sign in at the student website and register online, you need to have activated your Umu-id account.

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Course registration at the student website
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Course start

The academic year at Umeå School of Architecture starts off with an introduction meeting. We will send out more information in a separate email in good time before the start of the semester. Check your email regularly the weeks before the semester starts. 

We are currently planning for a combination of online and on-site teaching. Therefore you are expected to be in Umeå when the course starts and during the semester. 


Information for new students at Umeå university

Umeå university has gathered useful information for new students which you find here.

The page also includes up-dated information on how your studies may be affected by the current situation due to Covid-19.

Orientation Course

We strongly recommend that you take part in the Orientation Course, which is open for all international students. The Orientation Course will give you the opportunity to get acquainted with Umeå and Umeå University.

   More about the Orientation Course


Contact us:

Contact form
+ 46 (0) 90 786 50 00 (weekdays 9.00 - 15.00)

Anna Ericsson
Study administrator

+ 46 (0) 90 786 6489


  • Contact the Study Administration

    For contact, questions and scheduling of meetings with the study administration, please write an e-mail to info@arch.umu.se.