Students spring 2022

On this page, we give some tips for you who will study at Uppsala University in Visby this spring! Start with the checklist!

Welcome to Uppsala University and Visby!

Soon you will join us at Uppsala University - Campus Gotland in Visby and get ready for your studies and student life. We are looking forward to your arrival and hope you are too!

Check the digital welcome video in the Youtube player below where you will meet, not only the principal and vice-principal, but several of our students who will take you behind the scenes to studies and student life at Uppsala University - Campus Gotland. 

Activate your student account

To prepare for your future studies at Uppsala University you need to activate your student account. The student account gives you access to the university's networks, printing systems and a variety of other services, and is required to later webregister to your programme.

Current students

If you are a current student at Uppsala University, you will be able to register for courses yourself in Ladok when your course opens for registration, most of our courses opens 22 December but it may differ from course to course. Current student? Welcome back!

New students WITH a Swedish personal identity number

If you are a new student with a Swedish personal identity number, your registration is made in two steps: 

  1. Activate your student account
  2. Log in and register for course/courses. Once you have registered you will get a confirmation via e-mail within a couple of days.

New student WITHOUT a Swedish personal identity number

If you are a new student without a Swedish personal identity number, you will need a onetime passcode before you can activate your student account. If you are currently in Sweden and at Campus Gotland, you can pick up a onetime passcode at the reception at Campus Gotland to activate your student account.

You may also receive a onetime passcode via post, read instructions more on our page on how to activate your student account.

Welcome book from Campus Gotland

In the Welcome book from Campus Gotland, we present the most essential information you will need for your study period at Campus Gotland. Download the English version of the book (31 page pdf).

When you arrive  in Visby you will receive a printed booklet.

Install Zoom and test your device

Uppsala University uses the video meeting service Zoom to meet digitally. Zoom can be used both for activities organised by teachers and collaborations between students. You can download Zoom to your computer, tablet or phone and you log in with your student account. It is possible to start Zoom meetings both through the Zoom software and via Studium (Canvas), i e our learning managament system.

Make sure you have the technical equipment needed to use Zoom. When you install the programme, you can test the audio and video on your device. Read more on the page 'Zoom for students'.

How to find Campus Gotland

How to find Campus Gotland

Campus Gotland is located between the beach and the medieval wall in Visby's inner port.

How to find us

Useful links

Current student? Welcome back!

If you are a current student at Uppsala University and if you have been admitted to one or more of our courses spring semester 2022, you may register for your courses from 23 December. If you have problems to register, please contact Student Services at Campus Gotland.

It is of most importance that you get registered in time in order to not risk losing your place. Please note that different courses may have different periods of registration. 

Last modified: 2022-05-31