Sexual health

Visit the Health clinic for advice about sexual health

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NB! Use the Youth Health Center this summer

Chlamydia self-testing closes on June 17, and reopens on August 23. The doctor will not be available during this period, and the Student Health Clinic will therefore be kept closed.

Remember that you can visit the Youth Health Center this summer. The offer is free.


Visit the Health clinic for advice about sexual health

The Health clinic for students is open every Tuesday and Wednesday in the Counselling service premises at entrance A on Campus. On Tuesdays and Wednesdays you can book an appointment with the Health Nurse (Helsesykepleier), and on Wednesdays between 2 and 4 p.m. a Doctor is also present.

The offer is free. All appointments must be booked in advance.

The Health Nurse or Doctor can help you with

  • Advice and guidance related to your sexual health.
  • Contraception guidance
  • Free prescription for contraception
  • Free pregnancy test and tests for sexually transmitted diseases

The Doctor can also do some examinations related to sexual health.

Book appointment

Self-test of chlamydia

The Health clinic and Councelling service in Studentinord facilitates self-testing of chlamydia. You can test yourself on the test-toilets at Campus, or bring the test equipment home and take the test there.

Read more about self-testing of chlamydia.

General Practitioner (GP)

If you have the right to a regular General Practitioner (GP)/family doctor, you can find and register with your choice of doctor on

Only students with Norwegian ID number are entitled to a GP. Students that don’t have a GP can use the emergency room when in need of medical attention.

Emergency room

Tel: 116 117
Open all hours.

If life is at stake call medical emergency number 113.

Health center for youth

Bodø municipality also has a health center for youth. Here you can meet a Public health nurse, Physiotherapist and Doctor. The offer is free.

Location: Sjøgata 15, 8006 Bodø.

Read more about the Health center for youth here

Coverage for health services

Different rules on coverage apply depending on your country of origin and the length of your studies in Norway. Our general advice is to visit the student clinic or our counsellors if you have questions or need assistance in obtaining the proper health treatment.

You can read detailed information at The Norwegian Labour and Welfare Agency (NAV)'s website for international students.

Test yourself
Visit the Health clinic or try the self-testing, click to open in lightbox

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