Choose a programme or group to get information about roll call, courses and schedule
By now, you should have already applied for student housing through our Accommodation Office. Make sure you announce your arrival to Accommodation Office between July 1-20 to confirm your application. Note: if you do not announce your arrival, you will lose your guaranteed accommodation.
Keep in mind that there is a severe housing shortage, so students are strongly urged to follow through with the student housing application. More details about announcing your arrival, pick-up weekend, and contact info here: https://ju.se/en/study-at-ju/accommodation-and-arrival/arrival-and-pickup.html
When you select your programme from the menu above, you will also find additional info, such as your entire schedule for Introduction Week, a welcome letter from your programme director, as well as some other useful links and information.
Take the time to familiarize yourself with everything on this page, so that you’ll be better prepared and relaxed when you arrive!
It is compulsory to attend Introduction Week, however if for some reason you are unable to arrive in time, after contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org you must attend one of the IT sessions for late comers to get IT information and complete the registration process.
Check the schedule at our Service Center to find the next available session.
On the first day of Introduction Week, Monday August 20th, you are expected to attend the obligatory roll call for your programme. Attending roll-call is compulsory for new students. You’ll find the location and time for your roll call when you select your programme from the pull down menu above.
If you cannot attend roll call for any reason, you should contact us at email@example.com and inform us immediately.
Once you arrive you will need to register for your programme and activate your JU user account. Make sure you complete the following steps:
You need a JU card to access premises on campus, borrow books from the University Library, access printers, get student discounts, etc. You should order your JU card when activating your account. More info can be found at ju.se/ju-card
At JU, it is compulsory for all students to become members of Jönköping Student Union. The Student Union is a great resource for students – they influence the quality of education, arrange activities and trips, carry out various projects, and much more. The student union fee is included in the tuition for tuition-fee paying students, however, all other students are required to pay the membership fee separately. The Student Union is located in the Students’ House. Learn more here: http://www.jonkopingsstudentkar.se/english/about-us.html
JU Mobile allows you to access your schedule through the app as well as book rooms, register for exams, see your study results, view the news, etc. You can download it on the App Store, or Google Play.
As a student you need a PayEx account to pay for printouts. This is done via the Student Web (search for “Pay Ex”). After setting up an account, students receive an account credit of 50 SEK for printing/copying.
If you need help with general study related questions, certificates, directions, etc. There are staff at Service Center who can help guide you. More info here: http://ju.se/student/en/service/service-center
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The Student Union is run by students, for students. It is compulsory for all students to be members of Jönköping Student Union. Read more here.