Students are the reason SiS exists. Our goal is to provide you with the best services we can. Every penny we make, we reinvest in our services, to make them better.

We offer almost everything you need as a student: Food and drinks, training facilities, housing and much more. As a student, you have a strong say in what we do. Students have the majority of vote in our board of directors.



Click here if you are living in SiS housing or are about to move in.

SiS housing is for bachelor and masters degree students only. PhD-students are regarded as employees of the institution, and can therefore not apply for SiS housing. We have 1.564 bedsits and apartments, for both single students and families, throughout Stavanger and Campus Ullandhaug.

Click here for more information and to apply for housing. The main deadline is April 15th. If you haven’t been assigned to an apartment, you will be put on a waiting list. This list will be deleted at 12 AM, July 22nd. Students reapplying after deletion will recieve housing in the order they have applied. The waiting list will be deleted again at midnight, August 31st. Applications received after September 1st are valid for two months.

Paying rent: Click here for a step-by-step guide on how to pay your rent through a foreign bank account.

Prices: Click here for an overview of pricing (July 1st 2019-June 30th 2020).

For other inquiries, please contact SiS housing by telephone 51 83 33 00 or e-mail.

Opening hours:

Monday – Thursday: 08:30–15:30 and Friday at 08:30–15:00.


We have a bookstore on Campus Ullandhaug, where you’ll find everything you need during your studies. We have a full overview of all curriculums, and will help you find the right books.

We also sell office supplies and fiction books. Profits from SiS bok is channeled back to the students, by way of events, helpful presentations, courses and more.

SiS bok is located in Kitty Kiellands hus on Campus Ullandhaug.

Opening hours:

Monday–Friday: 08:00–15:30


SiS kafé offers healthy food, and a variety of drinks and snacks. You can get barista coffee at Bokkafeen on Campus Ullandhaug, and kafé Optimisten serves warm dinner every day – both meat, fish and vegetarian.

All together there are eight cafés located at the different schools and colleges. Click here for a map.

Opening hours Campus Ullandhaug:

Arne Rettedals hus
Monday to Friday 08:00 – 15:00
Phone: 51 83 33 11

Kjølv Egelands hus
Monday to Thursday 08.00 – 18.00
Friday 08.00 – 15.00
Phone: 51 83 33 70

Hulda Garborgs hus
Temporarily closed
Phone: 51 83 33 59

Kjell Arholms hus
Temporarily closed
Phone: 51 83 33 71

Kjølv Egelands hus
Monday to Thursday 08.00 – 17.00
Friday 08.00 – 16.00
Phone: 51 83 33 15

Opening hours Bjergsted/Kampen:

Monday to Thursday 09.30 – 14.30
Friday 09.30 – 13.30
Phone: 51 83 40 80


Opening hours Sandnes:

Piaget Lunsjbar
Monday to Friday 08.30 – 13.30
Phone: 45 63 41 09


SiS offers different kinds of financial support to students associated with us.

Dental support: If you need to go to the dentist while you’re a student associated with SiS, we can pay half of your expenses. Click here for more information.

Financial support for social events: Please click here (english and norwegian). For questions regarding the application process, please contact Frank or Henriette.


Psychologist service:

Please call 913 13 078 to book an online-session with a psychologist. Due to a reorganization of our health services, for the time being it is not possible to book a session with our psychologists on campus. We’re sorry for the temporary inconvenience.

Student nurse:

Our student nurse can give you advice, guidance, tests for STDs, free pregnancy tests, free prescriptions for birth control and information about getting a new GP.

The Student nurse is open:
Monday: 08.30 – 15.00
(obs: 2nd monday of the month: 08.30 – 11.30)
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: 10.30 – 18.00 Long open!
Thursday: 8.30 – 15.00
Friday: 8.30 – 14.00


The student priest Leni Mæland is avalible to anyone who needs someone to talk to, whatever the reasons may be, and whichever faith you belong to. This is a free service.

Mæland’s office is on the second floor of Studentenes Hus on Campus Ullandhaug. You can also contact her by telephone 51 83 23 88 / 930 18 722 or e-mail.

Praying rooms: There are two praying rooms (or «quiet rooms») on Campus Ullandhaug. One is located in Arne Rettedals hus (room V-212), and the other in Kjølv Egelands hus (room C-122). The rooms are always open, and everyone is welcome. There is also a short monday mass in V-212 from 14.00 – 14.15.


SiS has a kindergarden for the children of students, conviniently located near Campus Ullandhaug. The kindergarden focuses on outdoors life, and cooperates with The Norwegian Trekking Organization’s offices in Stavanger (Stavangre Turistforening).

SiS kindergarden has room for 84 children. For more information, contact kindergarden director Kristin Bjander by telephone 94 01 83 85 or e-mail.


SiS sportssenter is the biggest sports center in Rogaland county. We can offer over 100 different classes, a climbing wall, squash courts, spinning, yoga, weight training, football court and more. Visit for more information.