Schedule

The introduction is the best way for you to meet your classmates, other students, our university and its campus, and Borås! Through competitions, seatings, games and parties you will experience everything that Borås’s student life has to offer, and all of the new students are welcome. To participate in the introduktione you will need an introduction bracelet, which your student buddies will give you on the first day, the bracelet will work as an entry ticket to the introduction activities. On some activities there is an 18 year age limit, especially when we visits pubs and such in Borås, so don’t forget your ID at home!

Keep an eye out for any changes or additions in the schedule! If you wonder anything, ask your student buddies.

Week 1


Monday 3 of September

Welcome ceremony in KUBEN and the first day

Welcome to the University of Borås and your first day of your student life! During the day you will get to meet your student buddies, go on a campus tour and receive a lot of need to know information related to your studies. See your programs schedule in Kronox, to know where you are suppose to be and when. KUBEN is a big auditorium located in “Navet” right next to Textile fashion center and the rail road.

Party at IVY

21:00 – 01:00, IVY

After a long day with a lot of impressions we clear our minds and end the night at IVY, one of Borås bigger nightclubs. Lets loose with other students during one of the biggest nights of the introduction. You Introduction bracelet will be your ticket together with your ID, as its 18 to get in.

Tuesday 4 of September

Section day

Meet up at 16:15, ask your student buddies where your section will meet!

It is time to meet your section! During the afternoon the unis three sections Novitas, Humanitas and Scientias arranges activities for its new members. So join your section on a day of adventure! Talk to your sections student buddies of where your section is going to meet, if you are unsure which section you belong to ask any student buddy! You can read more about our section on our section page.

BBQ in Annelundsparken

20:00, Annelundsparken

After an afternoon full of activities you will meet the other sections NYSar and Student buddies in Annelundsparken for a bbq. Take the chance to meet the other sections and show them that your section can sing the loudest!

Wedensday 5 of September

Så funkar det : Tentamen

12.10-12.50, Sparbankssalen (M2)

This lecture will be held in Enlgish, see Tuesday 11 of September for an english version

Är du osäker på hur en tenta går till? Vad är det för förberedelser som ska göras, hur går det till på plats och vad händer efteråt? Alla dessa frågor och en hel del till kommer du att få svar på! Studentkåren erbjuder alla nya studenter att komma och lyssna på när vi förklarar hur det går till före, under och efter en tenta. Det går utmärkt att äta under föreläsningen.

Bumperball tournament

16:15, Meet up at the Lazy Student

The association club SVINA arranges a bumperball tournament! Get together a team and sign up on site. We will gather by the lazy student and walk to the playfield together.

“Kuligheter”, Kubb and Coockies with Klubb Kleminng

16:30, The city park

The association club Klubb Klemming invites you to a meet and greet with a ”K”. Take the chance and land before the Introduction kicks into high gear again! There will be lots of things related “K” to do. See you there!

Thursday 6 of September

Så funkar det : Tentamen

12.10-12.50, Sparbankssalen (M2)

This lecture will be held in Enlgish, see Tuesday 11 of September for an english version

Är du osäker på hur en tenta går till? Vad är det för förberedelser som ska göras, hur går det till på plats och vad händer efteråt? Alla dessa frågor och en hel del till kommer du att få svar på! Studentkåren erbjuder alla nya studenter att komma och lyssna på när vi förklarar hur det går till före, under och efter en tenta. Det går utmärkt att äta under föreläsningen.

Food rescue smooties

11:30 – 13:00, Vardagsrummet (outside the library)

The association club Sustainable Students invites all new students to the Vardasgrummet for a nice sustainable lunch-smoothie. The Smoothie is made of “food-rescue” produce to raise awareness of sustainable food. Come and meet our most sustainable students and get a great smoothie at the same time!

Pub-crawl

16:15 – 22:00, Meet up at the lazy student

During this afternoon we will get together for the beloved Introduction Pub Crawl! New in town and want to find your favorite place for after-schools? Or are you an experience Boråsare who wants to try those bars you never really been to? Then this is the activity for you! Each stop will be about 45min. And of course there are alcohol-free options throughout the evening! Don’t forget your ID as there will be an age limit of 18 to participate, and your introduction bracelet!

Club at XoY

22:00 – 02:00, XoY

The night will end at XoYs traditional Thursday concept, Klubb Pank! (translated into Club Broke). Klubb Pank means free entrance for students until 00:00, your introduction bracelet and student buddy t-shirts will work as a student ID during the introduction, and 50% in the bar until 00:00! It is the Thursday option for any Borås student and will be the perfect peak of our Pub Crawl!

Friday 7 of September

Build-a-boat

16:15, Meet up at the lazy student

The annual Boat-race is one of the Introduction highlights. Together with your section you will build two boats to race the other sections with. Race? Of course we mean sail! The first boat to brave Viskan and cross the finish line will win! There is also a competition as to who pimped their boat the best. When we arrive at Sandwalls plats your student buddies will inform you of any rules. The build time will start at 17:00, and you will have two hours to build the best boat!

The section will need to bring its own material to build the boat. So start saving usefull stuff through the week, or see if you can find good usefull material! Also if you don’t want to queue for tools, bring your own! There will be some simple ones to borrow.

The Boat Race

19:00, Viskan

Two brave students per boat will represent their section and ”sail” their boat in the race! Who it will be you alongside your section will get to decide. Want to sail a boat? Bring clothes and some smart shoes which you can swim in. There will be life-vests on site for you to use. If you are not racing gather with your section and sing your boats across the finish line!

Studentpub

20:00, The Kårner

After the victors have been crowned we open up The Kårner for the first student pub of the year. Remember your ID to get in. The Bar has a great selection of both alcohol and alcoholfree options. Come with and celebrate your victory, or cry together after your heartbreaking defeat, we wont judge.

Saturday 8 of September

Rounders tournament at Almenäs

18:00, Almenäs

It’s time for the Introductions traditional Rounders tournament! Join us and participate in a traditional Swedish game that will have you swing bats, run fast and throw balls like you have never thrown before! Bring some smart clothes and shoes. If you get hungry there will be food to buy by the field, so don’t forget to bring cash!

Sunday 9 of September

IKEA-trip

11:00, Meet up at the lazy student

Have you just moved to Borås and not managed to get all of the stuff for your home yet? Don’t worry! We will take a buss journey down to IKEA where you can shop to your hearts content. The buss back will leave around 16:00. You will need to sign up to this activity as there are at limited amount of seats. The sign up form will come soon.

Second hand-tour

12:00, Meet up at the lazy student

Are you on the hunt for a more unique interior? Or just want to buy something more sustainable and cheaper? The association club Sustainable students arranges a second-hand tour in Borås for anyone who wants to go shopping!

Week 2


Monday 10 of September

Game day with Sexmästeriet i Borås

16:15, Meet up at the lazy student

Are you ready for a game day you will never forget? Join the association club Sexmästeriet i Borås in Ramnaparken for a afternoon filled with great and challenging games. Get a team together and wear smart clothes. Sign up your team on site and compete!

Fika crawl with ESN Borås

16:30, Meet up at the lazy student

Got a sweet-tooth? Well join the association club ESN Borås on their Fika crawl! Find your favorite café and experience a great Fika in great company.

Tuesday 11 of September

How it works: Examination

12:10 – 12:50, Sparbankssalen(M2)

Are you not sure how the examination works? Which preparations that needs to be done, how it works when you are there, and what happens afterwards? You will get the answer to all of these questions, and more. The student union invites all of the new international students to listen when we explain how it works before, during and after an examination. You can bring your own lunch!

Color run

16:15, Meet up at the lazy student

Want to join an activity that is both a great work out and a superb reason to jump into Kypesjön for a swim? The association club 7k-skriven arranges the Introductions most colorful activity, Color run! To participate in the race you need to sign up. The race is 4.8 km long and will be held at Kypegården. Sign up form will come soon.

Soapfotball and BBQ

18:30, Kyppesjön

To round the day of SVINA, ESN and 7k-skriven puts together a evening of social games, BBQ and soap football, for the ones who want to soap up in a very spectacular way. Bring swimsuit, change of clothes and something to grill and enjoy the summer evening.

Wednesday 12 of September

Meet the student center

11:00 – 13:00, Textile Fashion Center 4th floor

Are you new at the university and wonder how everything works? Do you wonder who can help you? What is really an exam? What is a function variation? Is that relevant to me? What type of support can I get? Other questions? Come by and ask us! The Student center provides support, guidance and service to all new student at the university.

Game night at The Kårner

16:30, The Kårner

Spelföreningen and Looking for Brew arranges a game night at The Kårner! Spelföreningen does what it does best and brings out their collection of board games for you to play. Looking for Brew hosts a couple of tournaments in Super smash bros:melee and Worms, and some freegames in other digital games such as guitar hero. The Bar will be open all night so dont forget to bring and ID. Bring some friends and have a great game night together.

Thursday 13 of September

Association club conferance

11:30 – 13:00, Vardagsrummet

Not managed to meet all of the association clubs yet? Well don’t worry because this is your chance! Come to this lunch conference and meet all of our association clubs and sections, to see what our student life can give you after the Introduction is over. Take a coffe, mingle and find something that fits you.

Seatings

A seating is a dinner filld with song, performances and generic un-generic partying in true student spirit. The Association clubs arranges these seatings through out the evening. You can find more information around on campus or in the seatings facebook-event. Ask your student buddies if you wonder anything, or as the club that is arranging it directly!

A list of seatings, whos arranging it and a link to their FB event will be published when available.

Klubb Pank at XoY

22:00 – 02:00, XoY

After a great seating with good food and spectacular performances, XoY opens up for our new students with the Thursday classic Klubb Pank. Free entrance for students until 00:00, your introduction bracelet and student buddy t-shirts will work as a student ID during the introduction, and 50% in the bar until 00:00! Dontforget your regular ID aswell.

Friday 14 of September

Meet the student center

11:00 – 13:00, Textile Fashion Center 4th floor

Are you new at the university and wonder how everything works? Do you wonder who can help you? What is really an exam? What is a function variation? Is that relevant to me? What type of support can I get? Other questions? Come by and ask us! The Student center provides support, guidance and service to all new student at the university.

Last Night

22:00 – 23:30, IVY

The Introduction has come to and end and we are going out with a bang at the same place where we started, at IVY! Your introduction bracelet will get you in for free alongside an ID. During the last night we will announce this years student buddy and the winners of the section competition. Last thing we will do is, well a secret, but a tradition! So come and end the start of your student life in the best way! And be on time so you don’t miss anything! We will be done at 23:30 and the public will be able to join us.