Find the answers to the frequently asked questions about LiU Summer Academy.
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Here we have listed the most frequently asked questions. If you still have questions, please don't hesitate to get in touch at email@example.com.
What are the entry requirements?
To meet the general entry requirements, students must have completed one year full-time studies (passed 60 ECTS credits or equivalent) and be nominated by one of LiU's partner universities. In order for the student’s application to be processed, all required documents must be submitted. The application has to be started before 25 March, 2022 and the entry requirements must be fulfilled at the latest by 29 March, 2022, after which no uploaded supporting documents are accepted.
Do I need to submit proof of English level?
No, you do not have to submit proof of your English level. However, nominated students should have a good command of English in listening, speaking, reading and writing in order to be able to successfully participate in the courses. We expect the students to have at least English level B2.
Can students participate if they do not need the credits?
We expect all participating students to finish their LiU Summer Academy courses and take their exams. Students who complete the LiU Summer Academy programme and exams will receive a Certificate of Attendance.
Do you have more information about the contact hours?
More information can be found here in spring 2022. Please note all courses are full-time, and students are expected to put in 40 hours of study work per week, regardless of the number of hours in the classroom, laboratories or excursions.
Do you have more information about the assessment?
More information will be published here in spring 2022.
Is the student accommodation available before 1 July (12:00) or after 30 July (12:00) 2022?
It is important to note that your LiU accommodation is only available between 1 July (from 12:00) and 30 July (until 12:00), 2022. If you intend to spend time in Sweden before or after these dates you need to arrange accommodation on your own during that period.
What time is the LiU Summer Academy office open on arrival day?
The office will be open additional hours on 1 July 2022, from 12:00 until 20:00.
What if I cannot arrive on arrival day?
Students who arrive outside of the official office hours need to inform us via email of their arrival date and time and we will let them know how we can assist. Students arriving earlier than 1 July, need to arrange for accommodation on their own for those days. Students arriving after office hours on 1 July need to arrange for accommodation for the night. The LiU Summer Academy hosts will be able to help you with the keys on 2-3 July between 09:00 and 17:00.
What if I need to check out of my room earlier than the official departure day?
Please inform us via email and your teachers, if you intend to check out before the official day of departure (Saturday 30 July 2022) so we can arrange for your check-out. Please note, there is no drop-off service provided by LiU on the departure day. Check out is between 08:00-12:00 on 30 July 2022.
Do I need to bring my own computer?
We expect the students to bring their own computer. There will however be some computers available in the computer lab during day time.
I have a disability; what assistance can I receive?
I have made my payment, will I receive a confirmation?
We will check all the incoming payments in May 2022 and send confirmations to all the students.
When will I receive more information about my accommodation?
More information about which type of accommodation is allocated to you will be presented when you arrive. Should you need to know before your arrival send an email to our summer student hosts.
Where do I find the student host office?
The adress of the student host office is: Studenthuset, Campus Valla.
The office will be open weekdays 16:00 - 19:00 (July).
Do I need to bring a bed sheet, bed linen, and a pillow?
If you have booked and paid for the accommodation package, bed linen, sheets, a pillow, and a towel will be provided for you.
What does the free SIM-card include?
The SIM-card you receive will not be topped-up with funds, this has to be completed by you once you arrive. When you top-up the card, you can select from several plans and choose one that suits you the best.
Is a document available that answers questions about my stay in Linköping?