We provide know-how and support for student societies associated with SiO, as well as organise courses and other activities aimed at active members in these societies.

Also, our goal is to facilitate student activities, through our cooperation with the educational institutions associated with SiO.  

Our courses are held in Norwegian. Click here to see our complete list of courses.

Startup help

Did you know that we can provide you with your very own association consultant, who will assist you throughout the entire startup process? Our experienced and friendly consultants have extensive experience in helping associations in their startup phase and will guide you through this process until you have a fully registered association.

Applying to the board of Cultural affairs

Are you applying for funding from the board of Cultural affairs and wondering how to go about this? We can help you with both the application and process, whether you are applying for the first time or have applied previously. Get in touch to book an appointment.


If you register your profile on My page and check out at the Welfare Council's website before your appointment with us, your session will be more productive.

We offer support with:
  • Information on formal requirements for student societies
  • Know-how on how to run a student society
  • Guidance in registering your society in My association  
More activities/services:
  • Various courses and theme nights throughout each semester (in Norwegian only)
  • Yearly seminar for active members in student societies (in Norwegian only)
  • Marketing and recruiting days for student societies at UiO
  • Marketing and recruiting days for student societies at OsloMet

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us!