Limited opening hours during the holidays
Over Christmas and New Year, the entrances will be open limited hours to increase security on the university’s premises.
From 23 December to 6 January, the main entrances will be open parts of the day Monday–Friday, and closed on the weekends. Staff can access the premises at any time of the day using their key card and code. Students with a key card will have access to the premises from 06:00 am to midnight – except for Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day when all entrances are closed.
Opening hours for the main entrance, House 11, House 12 (main entrance), entrances of House 21, and entrances Gläntan:
23 December: 07.00–13.00
Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day: Closed
27–30 December: 09.00-13.00
New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day: Closed
2–5 January: 07.00–16.00
Three Kings’ Day (Trettondagen): Closed
All other entrances will be closed and require key card and code. Teaching outside regular opening hours will have separate arrangements.
Kau City will be closed for students over Christmas and New Year. Otherwise open as usual for those with a key card.
From Monday 31 Augusti, the Welcome Center is open:
- Monday - Thursday 08.00 - 16.00
- Fridays 09.00 - 15.30
Cafes and restaurant
Café Vänern is closed. Café Gläntan is closed but has moved its café offering to the Solsta Inn restaurant. Café Selma is open as usual.
University Library, campus Karlstad
Ingesund Academy of Music, the Arvika campus
Ordinary opening hours
Main Entrance, Building 1E
Monday - Thursday 07.00 - 20.00
Friday 07.00 - 18.00
Saturday - Sunday 09.00 - 15.00
Entrance Building 1C, Building 11, Building 12 and Building Vänern (21)
Monday - Friday 07.00 - 18.00
Saturday - Sunday Closed (use key-card)
Monday - Friday 08.00 - 16.40
Monday - Friday, May-August, 08.00 - 16.00
Office for Student Services
Monday - Friday (Visiting hours) 10.00 - 14.00
Monday - Friday (Telephone hours) 10.00 - 12.00