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Quiet rooms

A room for thoughts, a room for prayer, a room to rest/nurse.

The Quiet Room

Kjeller Campus

In the SiO hall, behind Akademika bookstore

In the «Quiet Room» you may relax, pray, sleep, nurse, meditate, or think. You may reserve the room for one hour at a time. You reserve the room by signing the list on the door.

Pilestredet Campus

Pilestredet 48, 1st floor. Go through the door to the right of Café Eva.

In «The Quiet Room» you may light a candle for reflection and hope. The room has a little library with books from different religious traditions. Please feel free to write down thoughts you wish to share in the copy book. At one end of the room there is a triptych made by the designer Gunnar Torvund. The triptych may be opened and closed. At the other end of the room there is a decoration by Grete Refsum. A Qibla label shows the direction towards Mecca.

Please contact the University Chaplain if you have any questions or feedback in connection with the use of the room. You may make regular use of the room by making an appointment with the University Chaplain.

Prayer Rooms

Pilestredet 35, 1st floor.

Follow the sign. There are rudimentary washing facilities in the room next door.

Pilestredet 48, 2nd floor.
Use the stairs or the elevator by the cafeteria.

The rooms are prepared for Muslims who want to pray during their day on campus and are open for all students. The prayer rooms are equipped with shoe racks and carpets on the floor. We ask all visitors to take their shoes off before they enter the room.

Rest and nursing room

Pilestredet 52, 1st floor, lower glass hallway, to the right after Annas spiseri.
Ask for the key in the reception.

You can use the rest and nursing room if you need to breast feed or nurse your child. If your not feeling good and need to relax you will also find a place here to lie down,.

In the room you will find a bed, a sofa, a nursing table and a sink, as well as pillows and blankets.

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