Service for Students
at Umeå University


No matter what questions you have regarding the university, you can turn to Infocenter situated in Universum. If you need study information or guidance, you are welcome here. Here you can also get help with practical matters, such as to book rooms or get parking permits.

Academic Resource Centre (ARC)

The Academic Resource Center, situated in the University Library premises, can give you help and support in oral, written or study technique related issues.

Support for Students with Disabilities

Undergraduate and postgraduate students with disabilities are offered support and services during the studies.

Student Health Service

During your time as a student at Umeå University you can consult the Student Health Service for questions regarding your mental or physical health, your social or study situation. The Student Health Service works as a complement to the Swedish public health system.

Buddy Programme for International Students

Arriving in a new country can be exciting, but can also give rise to difficulties. You may wish to participate in the buddy programme as it provides a helping hand as you settle down and get to know student life. The International Office at Umeå University organises a buddy programme as a service for international students.


Foto: Ulrika Bergfors