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.

NAVIGATION

SiS BOLIG (SiS HOUSING)

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 (01.07.2021-30.06.2022).

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.

SIS BOK (SIS BOOKSTORE)

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.

If you want us to send you the books you need, please drop us an e-mail at sisbok@studentensbeste.no.

Opening hours:

Mon, Wed, Thu og Fri: 08:00–15:30
Tue: 08:00–17:00

SIS KAFÉ (SIS CAFE)

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:

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

Optimisten
Kjølv Egelands hus
Monday – Friday: 08:00–15:00
Phone: 51 83 33 70

Humanisten
Hulda Garborgs hus
Temporarily closed
Phone: 51 83 33 59

Entusiasten
Kjell Arholms hus
Temporarily closed
Phone: 51 83 33 71

Bokkafeen
Kjølv Egelands hus
Monday – Thursday: 09:00 – 18:00
Friday: 09:00 – 16:00
Phone: 51 83 33 15

Opening hours Bjergsted/Kampen:

Musikanten
Monday – Friday: 09:30–13:30
Phone: 51 83 40 80

 

Opening hours Sandnes:

Piaget Lunsjbar
Temporarily closed
Phone: 45 63 41 09

FINANCIAL SUPPORT

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.

SiS HELSE (SiS HEALTH)

NOTE: When contacting SiS health to use our services, you are at the same time accepting that we can send you information about time and date for your sessions via SMS and e-mail.

Student counselling (one councelling session)

We offer conversation therapy, advice and guidance via video or out on a stroll. When you book an appointment, you will receive an SMS with information, and ask you to answer us by e-mail what you want.

You can talk to one of our counsellors by following this link. Then follow the steps below. This only works if you have a Norwegian telephone number, and Norwegian ID-number. If you don’t have this, you can contact our counsellors by sending an e-mail to samtaletilbud@studentensbeste.no.

  1. Click bestill time and choose one of the available dates, counsellors and time.
  2. Click bestill.
  3. Click yes.
  4. Write you Norwegian ID-number in the empty field.
  5. Click neste.
  6. Write your telephone number in the empty field. You’ll then recieve an SMS with a code.
  7. Write the code in the empty field.
  8. Click Log in.

Student counselling (treatment)

We can help you overcome light psychiatric problems related to your life as a student and young adult, as well as different kinds of life crises. Our treatment program is limited to around six councelling sessions. Out goal is to make you a more robust person, so that you can deal with challenges in a better way.

Treatment from SiS health is a cooperation between student and councellor. We expect that you show up for your sessions and that you work with your problems during your free time, as well.

If you wish to sign up for treatment, you have to fill out a mapping form. Use Bank-ID to log in. When you’re done, we’ll send you a confirmation that we have received your application. Click here to go to the form. If you don’t have Bank-ID, please use this PDF-form to apply for treatment. Please fill out this form and deliver it to the SiS reception in Kitty Kiellands hus (UiS).

Psychologist service via video:

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.

Opening hours:

Open by appointment only. Book an appointment at kari.haugen@studentensbeste.no. Phone 980 27 108
The following hours are available:

Monday and Tuesday 08.30 – 15.00
Wednesday: 10.30 – 18.00
Thursday and Friday  08.30 – 15.00

Self-testing for chlamydia and gonorrhea is closed for the time being.

STUDENT PRIEST

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 BARNEHAGE (SIS KINDERGARDEN)

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 (SIS SPORTS CENTER)

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 sissportssenter.no for more information.