For our Students
Within these pages you will find general information for our exchange students and international students. If you are looking for information about a specific course or programme, such as a schedule or a syllabus, see Education and your specific course or programme.
For newly admitted students
If you are a newly admitted student, see Umeå University's page for newly admitted students. Here you will find information about residence permit, securing accommodation, insurance, travel and communication, and much more.
Umeå University websites and the Student Portal ("Portalen")
If you are contemplating, or have been admitted to, studies at Department of Law, you should also visit the important central links listed to the right. Admitted student should also visit the Student Portal, "Portalen", (a CAS user is required to login).
You may also want to read our Law Student Guide, with information about study counseling, frequently asked questions, etc. In the Technology section you will find information about CAS users, Cambro (our course management system), Legal Databases and technical assistance.
We have no visiting hours at Department of Law. If you have any questions please feel free to contact our teachers. Relevant teacher(s) for your course can be found adjacent to where you find information about your course under Education. Contact information for all information can be found in the faculty & staff list. Department of Law is located on the 5th floor in the Social Sciences Building. To be sure to come in contact with your teacher, it helps if you contact the teacher in advance and find a time that suits both of you.
A number of teachers in our courses are linked to Umeå Forum for Studies on Law and Society. Contact information for those teachers can be found here.
The Student Services Office
The Student Services Office is situated at the Department of Law, Social Sciences Building, level 5.
Openin Hours (Academic Term):
Monday-Friday 10.00 - 11.30, 12.30 - 14.30