Welcome Day – your introduction to Umeå University

All new international researchers, faculty and staff members at Umeå University are welcome to attend an introduction day. Next Welcome Day will be held in early   autumn 2018.

The welcome day for new researchers and employees is held twice a year. This is an introduction day with aim to give information about Umeå University as an organisation and employer. Representatives from various authorities such as Umeå municipality and the local unions will attend and you will have a possibility to ask them questions.

For more detailed information, please see the programme for Welcome Day.

You are most welcome!

International Staff Support organised Welcome Day in September 2015 for new faculty and staff at Umeå University.

Photo: Mattias Pettersson

Welcome day

The next Welcome Day will take place in autumn 2018.


Here you can see the programme for Welcome Day, 7 February for information

Programme - Welcome Day 7 February 2018

Contact International Staff Support

Office of Human Resources:

Karin Lundström

Rosita Nilsson

Visiting Address:

Administration Building, Floor 4

Rosita Nilsson