Semsterstart in Kristiansand

We are delighted to welcome new students to NLA University College - Campus Kristiansand.

Orientation: 3-9 January, 2023

NLA University College - Campus Kristiansand: NLA Gimlekollen

Monday 3 January    Arrival Days: Monday 2 January to Tuesday 3 January
International office will pick you up if you have made an appointment:
• Pickups at the airport, bus, or train station at Kristiansand.
• Transportation to your housing and provide temporary debit card.

Tuesday 2 January | Campus NLA
11.15-12.00 Meet & greet with international office  | Conference room
12.00-12:30 Lunch  | Serepta Canteen
12.30-13:00 Registration, photo, and student card | Conference room
Introduction to digital systems and platforms by international office staff Odd Harald Reme.
13:00-14:00 Practical orientation and intro-course in Norwegian culture Conference room

Wednesday 3 January 
10:30-12:00 Meet the programme coordinator Prof. Terje Skjerdal |Conference room
12:00-12:45 Lunch | Serepta Canteen
12:45-15:00 Tour of Kristiansand city NLA campus

Thursday 4 January
10:00-11:00 Orientation 1 | Serepta Livingroom
11:00-12:00 Lunch | Serepra Canteen
12:00-13:00 Orientation 2 | Serepta Livingroom

Friday 5 January
11:00-11:30 Lunch | Serepta Canteen
12:00-13:30 Fieldtrip – Hike (depending on the weather) | Campus NLA

Saturday 6 January
12:00-13:00 Mayor of Kristiansand’s reception of international students |Rådhuskvartalet

Monday 9 January  For late arrivals |  NLA Campus
09:00-10:00 Meet & greet with international office, registration | Conference room
10:00-12:00 Meet the programme coordinator Prof. Terje Skjerdal | Conference room
12.00-12:30 Lunch | Serepta Canteen
12.30-15:00 Introduction to digital systems and platforms and Orientation |Conference room

Upcoming events, save the date:
16-18 January International week for all students and staff NLA Campus
Throughout the week there will be different events.
Please bring cultural effects that you would like to add for
International Day, Tuesday 17/1. More information later.

19-20 January GJ fieldtrip to Denmark
See program provided by Terje Skjerdal
If you have any questions or inquiries, please contact international office.