Summer opening hours and status update on our services

Here you will find information regarding our services in relation to Covid-19. If you have any questions you can't find the answer for on our website, please send an email to or call 55 96 88 33 in our opening hours.

Saman Housing

Our administration is open

Monday-Friday, 08:00-15:00, but is currently restricted due to Covid-19.

We ask that you email us at or call at 55 96 88 33 rather than showing up in person unless it is absolutely necessary. You cannot visit the servicesenter if you are quarantined or showing symptoms of Covid-19. 

If you need to pick up keys or other valid reasons need to visit us, please make an appointment by e-mail or phone in advance. Du can contact us on by calling (+47) 55 96 88 33 or by e-mail

At the start of the semester we will have extended opening hours, also in the weekend of 14th. and 15th of August. Exact opening hours will be announced at a later time.. 

Housing: Everything runs as normal, and cleaners and caretakers have applied extra measures for infection precention. 

Here you will find information about who should be in quarantine or isolation and how it should be carried out.

If you are asked to quarantine or isolate in one of our residences, we ask that you please fill out this form. 

Entry quarantine upon arrival in Norway from red and yellow countries/regions

Saman Cafeterias and coffeeshops

Kafé Campus Sogndal 09:00-15:00, closed between 18th of June-4th. of August
Saman Kaffibar Sogndal Reopens 12th of August (subject to changes)

Fjordbok (bookstore)

Has the following opening hours:

Monday-Thursday 09:00-15:30

Friday 09:00-14:30

Closed for the summer from 1st. of July, regular opening hours from 2nd. of August

Saman Health

Our counsellors and psychologists are available. Here you will find contactinformation. 

If you have symptoms or have been in close contact with someone that might be infected with Covid-19 then you should not attend an appointment at the counsellor or psychologist. Please let us know so it can be arranged digitally instead.  

The health clinic for young adults is open on tuesdays, but it is necessary to book an appointment in advance. Please call +47 57 65 27 70 to make an appointment. More information can be found here.

The Studentphone

This is a anonymous call/chat service for all students. If you need someone to talk to you can call or chat with the people at the Studentphone. With great knowledge about studentlife they are here for you, they also maintain confidentiality.

The phone and chat services are open every day from 5 pm to 7 am, this includes weekends and holidays.

Phone number within Norway: 116 126, then dial 3
Phone number from abroad: +47 911 16 123
(the fee is set by your telecom operator).

In addition you can also chat online with Studenttelefonen.