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 26 and September 2. If you do not register by September 2 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 where you will meet the other students and staff. We will meet in the theatre at the School of Architecture at 9.30 AM on September 2nd 2019.

 If you are not able to attend the introduction meeting, please notify us.

Time: 9:30 AM, September 2nd
Location: Theatre, Umeå School of Architecture

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. It is also a great chance to make friends with other international students. The schedule for the coming term will be available on the site below one month before the beginning of the term. There may be last minute changes to the schedule, so you should check for updates before you leave home or when you get to Umeå. Please note that the Orientation course begins before the academic year starts.

  More about the Orientation Course

Welcome Fair for New Students

On Thursday September 5th, you are warmly invited to attend Umeå University's Welcome Fair at the Universum building in the heart of Campus Umeå. New students are especially welcome to come! The Welcome Fair is an ideal opportunity for you to get to know the city of Umeå and the University a little better.

Contact us:

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

Sofia Mikaelsson
Education administrator
+ 46 (0) 90 786 88 47 

  • Visiting hours for study administration

    Tuesdays: 8:30 - 10:00

    If you want to visit at another time, schedule an appointment with the Study Administrator