The Student Host in Bodø

– The new students will get a good start, a great first semester with many new friends and professional development, a good exam and finally a good holiday, says the Student host Øystein Strømsnes

2016-04-0511:20 Line Johansen

Øystein is Head of Student Life and the Student Host at campus Bodø. He can help you get started with the student life.

How can the Student host help you?

– I want to help facilitate so that the students can get to know eachother, through various events, tours and courses.

The student host works with informing and providing services to students, and acting as a link between the students, the faculties and Studentinord.

If you have questions like who is who at campus, how you can join a student association, or questions related to your study situation - you are most welcome to contact Øystein.

Positive leisure time

Didn´t bring your own gear to Bodø? You may rent sports and outdoor equipment for free at Skattkammeret near campus or at BUA in Bodø city center.

Where can you find the student host?

You can meet the Student host at the office at the B entrance. Opening hours are 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday to Friday. Stop by for a chat!

Get in touch

Head of Student Life Øystein Stømsnes 
Tel: +47 920 67 013
e-mail  

Facebook: Studentinord Bodø 
Instagram: Studentinord

Download student happenings app: Infoskjermen go (code: nord). Available in iTunes or Google Play.

The Student host

  • works to ensure that you as a new student find yourself settling in well to student life
  • works with you as a new student to ensure you know what it takes to succeed at university
  • works for you at the university so that new students know what the city of Bodø has to offer
  • is a contact person between students and the university
  • is a contact person between students and Studentinord
  • ensures that you know where to go for anything you might need
  • is your gateway to a fabulous time during your studies at Nord University

 First semester logo: It is orange, and shaped like a circle. Inside the circle there are three stars, it says "First semester" in capital letters and a key. All in a bright orange color., click to open in lightbox
 It's winter, there are four people standing close together, they are skating on the ice. 2 women and 2 men. One of them is student host Øystein., click to open in lightbox
Map showing the overview of where to find us, the student host office is located at entrance B. It is near the main canteen., click to open in lightbox