Registration

All students must register every semester in order to have an active student status at Volda University College. Registration gives you access to the E-learning system, sign you up for courses and exams, gives you access to campus buildings and access to different computer systems. 

Time period for semester registration:

Autumn semester: August 1 - September 1

Spring semester: December 12 - February 1

Semester registration

New students: 

  • Registration follows three steps:

1. Activate your IT-account (Feide) the first time you register as a student at Volda University College.

Activate IT-account for students with a Norwegian personal ID-number.

Activate account for students without a Norwegian personal-ID number.

 

2. Once you have activated your IT-account, you will be forwarded to the Studentweb

In studentweb you register for courses and generate your invoice for the semseter fee. Read more about this in the section regarding Studentweb underneath.

Incoming exchange students are pre-registered for the semester by the VUC International Office and do not have to register in Studentweb.
International students for the Norwegian langauge course (NIS) and the Master's in Media Practices must register in StudentWeb and approve their education plan.

Once you have completed registration in Studentweb, you will get access to the e-learning system Canvas, the Office 365-package, student e-mail etc.

 

3. Pay your semester fee (incoming exchange students are excempt from paying the fee to VUC).

 

Current student at VUC:

Check Studentweb to see which courses you are enrolled in and update your semester address if necessary.

If you need to add courses in Studentweb, follow the procedures for adding courses.

Generate the invoice for the semester fee.

Do you need a new IT-password (Feide)? Request a new password on our website

 

Questions or comments? Contact Student Services:

e-mail studentsorvis@hivolda.no or phone +47 70 07 50 18.

Studentweb

Studentweb is the online student portal at VUC. Here you can see what courses you are registered for, find your exam information and results, as well as, update your contact information.

Degree students can also find their education plan (utdanningsplan) and generate the invoice for the semester fee in Studentweb. 

Log on to Studentweb by using your VUC username and password (also referred to as "Feide username").

Please contact Studentsørvis in Berte Kanutte-huset if you have any questions.

Semester fee

International students on degree programmes are required to pay a semester fee. Payment deadline and information about amount can be found in Studentweb

Note that incoming exchange students from partner universities, are exempt from paying the semester fee at VUC since they pay semester fees to their home university.

Please contact Studentsørvis in Berte Kanutte-huset if you have any questions.

 

Semester card

Volda University College offers a digital Student ID (Studentbevis app) which replaces the paper-based semester receipt. The digital semester receipt can be downloaded on your mobile device through the app and will be accepted as proof of student status by transport service companies in Norway. For degree students, payment of semester fee and semester registration are required to access the digital Student ID. 

Privacy Policy for the digital Student ID app

 

Download the app:

App store (IOS)

Google Play (Android)

Windows store

Please contact Studentsørvis in Berte Kanutte-huset if you have any questions.

Student identity card

VUC students are issued a student ID card which can be used to:

  • access to main campus buildings and rooms after opening hours (evenings and weekends)
  • borrow of  books in the university college library
  • print at the printer/copy machines on campus (all students will initially have 30 prints on their account)

 Please contact Studentsørvis in Berte Kanutte-huset if you have any questions.

Pre-registration

Pre registration for courses in the autumn semester 2019 for Bachelor and Master Degree’s students is open in the period 8.-14. May 2019. The registration takes place in Studentweb.

Please contact Studentsørvis in Berte Kanutte-huset if you have any questions.

 

Exchange of achieved results

It is possible to open up for electronic exchange of your grades and degrees between Norwegian higher education institutions. If this is relevant for you, you can choose this feature in Studentweb.

Please contact Studentsørvis in Berte Kanutte-huset if you have any questions.