Are you new to the Department of Archaeology and Classical Studies and Stockholm University? Below you will find the information you need before departing to Sweden and to get prepared for your first semester at Stockholm University.
efore you leave for Sweden and studies at Stockholm University there are a few things that have to be sorted out.
IT for students
On these pages you learn how to get access to wifi, accesible computer rooms and printers, which programs you have access to as a student at Stockholm university and more.
As a student at the Department of Archaeology and Classical Studies you have access to a student computer room at Wallenberglaboratoriet (floor 3). In the computer room you also have access to a printomat, which is the university-wide system for printing, copying and scanning. To use the printomat you need a valid University card.
Athena - learning Platform
All of our courses use the learning platform Athena to communicate about the course. To access the course page in Athena, your student account must be activated and you must be registered for the course.
Stockholm Student Health Services is a complement to the public healthcare available to residents in Sweden. As a student at Stockholm University you are welcome to contact Stockholm Student Health Services.
The Stockholm Student Health Services provides nurse and counselor services and any health-related problem can be discussed. All visits are free of charge. In case you lack a Swedish personal identity number and wish to make an appointment, please contact us at email@example.com, so we can help you. Otherwise book your appointment:
Students at Stockholm University are covered by different insurances depending on their student status. Make sure you know which category you belong to and pay attention to coverage and restrictions.
The work and study environment are important issues at Stockholm University, not least for students. They cover places to study, modes of teaching, and even unwritten rules of behaviour, among many other issues.
At Wallenberglaboratoriet there are a few study places on floor 4 and if you use the library there are a few reading places there too. On floor 3 a computer room is available which also has a scanner/printer for students. There is also a student kitchen (floor 3) with, for example, several microwave ovens, a kettle and a coffee machine.
If you have suggestions of how to improve the study environment at Wallenberglaboratoriet or have questions about it, please contact the studentråd: firstname.lastname@example.org
There are many aspects of student life. You may want to engage in social activities, find housing, visit Studenthuset, discover favourite places to study and learn where to do sports and exercise at student-friendly prices. Find out more about these things below:
During your studies a wide range of student support and services are available to you. Discover the library, the Academic Writing Service, special support measures for students with disabilities, and other resources.
The Academic Writing Service provides English-language support for writing and study skills. We give talks and seminars and offer individual guidance. Our services are available free of charge to all students at Stockholm University.
Stockholm University Library is an important resource for students. Here you can borrow and order course literature. The library also gives you access to scientific literature, journals and databases, in printed as well as digital format.
Are you interested in studying at Stockholm University but don't know where to start? Our experienced study and career counsellors are happy to help you.
Studying with a disability
Stockholm University provides special pedagogical support to students with documented long-term disabilities. On this page, you can read more about common support measures and how to apply for support.
It is very important that you apply for special pedagogical support as early as possible in order to receive a certificate describing the types of support recommended for you. After you received your certificat contact a study counsellor at your department. The study counsellor will then inform you what support you can get at the Department of Archaeology ans Classical Studies.
Contact the study counsellors at the Department: email@example.com
Last updated: May 3, 2022
Source: Department of Archaeology and Classical Studies