News from Campus Gotland and Uppsala University
Vice-Chancellor’s decision on COVID-19: Even more online, even more from home
20 november 2020
In view of the new government decision further tightening COVID-19 restrictions, the Vice-Chancellor decided today to tighten the application of th...
Government decision on new Vice-Chancellor of Uppsala University
19 november 2020
The Swedish Government has now decided to appoint Anders Hagfeldt as Vice-Chancellor of Uppsala University. Anders Hagfeldt will take up his post o...
COVID-19 report, 13 November
13 november 2020
The number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 at Uppsala University has increased slightly compared with last week: 247 people have been confirmed infe...
Are you interested in working on a project about student wellbeing?
10 november 2020
During 2021, Uppsala University will be conducting a project about student wellbeing and how the University can contribute to a better understandin...
COVID-19 report, 5 November
06 november 2020
The number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 at Uppsala University has increased slightly compared with last week, although the curve has turned downw...
SASUF Goes Digital – with a focus on sustainability challenges
05 november 2020
The South Africa–Sweden University Forum (SASUF), a project funded by the Swedish Foundation for International Cooperation in Research and Higher E...
Careers fairs go digital
03 november 2020
The pandemic has seen many major events that might have been expected to attract many participants either rescheduled or held as digital meetings, ...
Vice-Chancellor Eva Åkesson to receive Uppsala Municipality’s Medal of Honour
02 november 2020
Vice-Chancellor Eva Åkesson is one of four recipients of Uppsala Municipality’s Medal of Honour for 2020. She has “worked tirelessly to strengthen ...
COVID-19 report, 27 October
27 oktober 2020
Since the beginning of the 2020 autumn semester, 124 students and six PhD students have been confirmed infected with COVID-19. One of them is a stu...
If you are sick – stay home and report it!
16 oktober 2020
If you are sick, stay home. If you belong to a risk group for COVID-19, you must decide for yourself whether you can participate in on-campus instr...
Just over 60,000 applicants to Uppsala University in the spring
16 oktober 2020
By 15 October, the deadline for applications to courses and programmes in the spring 2021, there were 60,497 applicants to study at Uppsala Univers...
Wardens are keeping an eye on distance
15 oktober 2020
Uppsala University introduced social distancing wardens this autumn. Their job is to make sure that groups of people are not socialising too close ...
Call for students to take part in survey on sustainability at Campus Gotland
13 oktober 2020
The student group Gotland Headquarters of Sustainable Thinkers (GHOST) is looking for students input regarding sustainability at Uppsala University...
Happy birthday, Uppsala University!
07 oktober 2020
On 7 October, it is 543 years since teaching began at Uppsala University in 1477. This first day of higher education in the town deserves to be rem...
Research funding for researchers at Campus Gotland in sustainability and cultural heritage
15 september 2020
This is a call for applications for research funding from SuHRF, within the area of sustainability and cultural heritage. Deadline for applications...
Problems with the systems for access control
09 september 2020
There are currently problems with the systems for access control. New campus cards can be issued, but there is a waiting period before they start w...
Nominate for the Martin Henriksson Holmdahl Prize
03 september 2020
It is now time to nominate candidates for The Martin Henriksson Holmdahl Prize for the promotion of human rights and liberty. Last day to nominate ...
Nominate candidates for Uppsala Student of the Year
03 september 2020
Now it is time to nominate The Uppsala Student of the Year. The award was founded by the Anders Wall Foundation and was awarded for the first time ...
New type of welcoming event for new students
01 september 2020
On 28 August 2020, Uppsala University welcomed all its new students in rather different, coronavirus-adapted style. Instead of a traditional recept...
Measures to reduce the spread of infection
26 augusti 2020
Ahead of the autumn semester, the University’s campuses have prepared in many ways to reduce the spread of COVID-19 infection. The big challenges f...