What is Studentlund?
Studentlund is all of Lunds student life gathered in one membership.
Studentlund is composed of the nations, Akademiska Föreningen and student unions. When you become a member of Studentlund you get acess to social community and cultural events. You also get the opportunity to impact your education, form a network, get in the accomodations cue and a lot of other things.
One membership– all of student life
Why should I be a member?
Studentlund is a membership that consists of the so called “three pillars” that are nartions, Akademiska Föreningen and student unions. The membership is not only the only one of its kind, but one of the strongest factors to that new students want to join Lunds student life each semester. Studentlund gives you many possibilities to develop and get valuable knowledge and experience outside the lecture halls. The membership in Studentlund makes you a member in a nation, your union and Akademiska föreningen. The mebership gives you access to everything that makes Lund an amazing town to study in. Here you can read more about what each pillar has to offer!
What do the nations, Akademiska Föreningen (AF) och student unions do?
Nations task is to make social events for students outside of their studies. The majority of nation’s activities is food, pubs, clubs but also sports, papers, choir, scholarships, and living. To get access to a specific nations living you need to be a member of that nation.
Akademiska Föreningen (AF) is a non-profit organization of and for students with the purpose of gathering and widening culture life and organization life at Lund university. Through offering support function and rooms in AF-borgen it’s made possible for organizations and people to enable small or big initiatives that enrich Lund’s student life. AF-borgen is the students house that during the day offers study space among other things. Night time AF-borgen is central for many of the activities that AF’s committees and organizations host.
AF supply housing through AF Bostäder. The close to 6000 accommodations are immediately rented out to students and makes AF bostäder Lund’s biggest student living company.
Student unions work formost with monitoring education, and their purpose is to make sure all education at Lund’s university keeps a high quality. Apart from monitoring education the unions also arrange social activities, contribute to contact with the industry, labour market days and lectures. They also have welcoming activities for new students.
How do I become a member?
If you are already a member you can renew your membership simply by paying your Studentlund bill that is sent to you. If you want to pay with card you can do it at: http://trf.upright.se/sv-se/.
If you have any questions regarding your bill, contact your nation in first hand.
If you move you can change your adress yourself through studentlund.se but you can also contact your union or nation.
When you have been accepted as a student at Lund’s university you register as member at http://www.studentlund.se. More information on how you register and how you pay the fee you can find here: http://www.studentlund.se/studentlund/bli-medlem/.
You can only become a member when you have gotten a valid letter of acceptance. Questions are directed to your union or the nations.
Students at Lund’s university who studies in another town than Lund, students who study at distance and students that go on exchange with Lund’s university have the possibility to join AF and only a union or only a nation.