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Buddy week engineering, technology and data

Here you can find the buddy program for engineering, Technology and data.

Welcome to the buddy program for new students at

  • Bachelor in engineering, technology and data
  • Master in engineering, technology and data

Important information

  • As a new student, you’re automatically assigned a buddy group. You don’t have to sign up. Activities are not mandatory, but we recommend joining!
  • If buddy activities collide with mandatory classes, always make going to class your priority.
  • In the event of any changes to this activity plan, your buddy will keep you updated.
  • Questions? Don’t hesitate to contact the buddy association or the contact person of each day (see program under)
    • Lena Billingstad - 90276799
    • Iver Aaseby - 90723369
    • Gunnar Heimdal - 95550616
    • Simen Pedersen - 45434142
    • Anders Fjell - 90638749
    • Klara Lundgård - 48012253
    • Øystein Tuntland - 93468639
  • Check out our Facebook-page for more information:
  • Send “fadder2017” to 1963 to get a message if there are any changes and to get information about the activities.

 

Tuesday August 15.

Contact person of the day: Lena Billingstad (90276799)

14.30 – 15.00
Buddies will meet you outside your classroom and the group will follow you up to St. Hanshaugen for the welcoming ceremony.

15.00 – 16.30
Welcoming ceremony and music for all new students at St. Hanshaugen.

16.30 – 20.30
Look for a blue party tent! There you will be able to buy the ticket for the buddy program. 

20.30 – 01.00
Afterparty at Chateu Neuf.

Wednesday August 16.

Contact person of the day: Klara Lundgård (48012253)

17.00 – 21.30
This is the day your buddies will invite the new students to a preparty at their place. If you don’t have a place to stay, you can meet Fadderstyret at IU-Kroa.

22.00 – 02.00
We’ll meet at Ballroom, and stay there the rest of the night.

Thursday August 17.

Contact person of the day: Simen Pedersen (45434142)

17.00 – 19.00
Grilling and games in Stensparken sponsored by NITO – Norges Ingeniør- og teknologiorganisasjon. There will be free food and you’ll get to learn more about NITO.

19.00 – 22.00
Open consert at St. Hanshaugen Scene with Coucheron, bring your friends and buddies!

22.00 –
We’ll meet at Sirkus.

Friday August 18.

Contact person of the day: Gunnar Heimdal (95550616)

11.00 – 16.00
Student assosiaction day in Pilestredet 52.
Buddies will take you there at a convenient time (when you’re not in class).
Student life will be more fun if you join a student association. On this day you can visit the stands of every student assosiation at HiOA and find one that suits your interests.

17.00 – 20.00
IU-games in Frognerparken. Your buddy group make up a team of at least 6 people, and there will be a lot of different games and suprises for the winner team.

22.00 – 02.00
Well meet at Parkteatret

Saturday August 19.

Contact person of the day: Lena Billingstad (90276799)

11.00 – 18.00
Studentslippet
Find your Oslo! Your buddy will take you on a get to know the city-day for all new students in Oslo. Visit attractions, participate in activites and explore new venues in Oslo. Everything is free! For more information, visit: https://studentslippet.no/

Monday August 21.

Contact person of the day: Iver Aaseby (90723369)

16.30 – 22.00
Piratecruise in Oslofjorden. Meet up at Pilestredet 35 at 17:00, a city train will transport us to Aker Brygge where the pirate ship is waiting for us. There will be served food for everyone on board.

Tickets for the boat trip will be sold from Thursday 17 of august from 11:00 am, for 250 kr, which includes food. There are limited of tickets so be fast!

22.00 – 02.00
We’ll meet at Ingensteds.

Tuesday August 22.

Contact person of the day: Simen Pedersen (45434142)

18.00 – 21.00
Treasure hunt around Oslo. Use your fantasy and show up in a great costume with your buddy group. This is a great way to get to know Oslo city as you’ll be running around all over town.

21.00 – 02.00
We’ll meet at Ingensteds.

Wednesday August 23.

Contact person of the day: : Iver Aaseby (90723369)

17.00 – 20.00
Sportsday at Ekebergsletta. NO ALCOHOL. There will be different sports and activites, so make a team of 10 people with your buddy group. Food and drinks will be served.

Thursday August 24.

Contact person of the day: Lena Billingstad 90276799

11.00 – 16.00
Student support day i Pilestredet 52.
Buddies will take you there at a convenient time (when you’re not in class).

Get to know what HiOAs has to offer you as a new student. On this day you can visit different stands with all our support services from carreer advising and library services to IT-support and our University Chaplain.

18.00 – 22.00
Last day of the buddy program! Bring an awesome hat to IU-Kroa and we’ll have a small ceremony to end Fadderperioden 2017.

22.00 – 02.00
Afterparty at IL Barbera at Aker Brygge