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Sustainable Samsø

100% renewable and environmentally sustainable energy in ten years – that and more is what the small Danish island of Samsø accomplished from 1998 to 2008. With its 4,080 inhabitants on 45 square miles, Samsø is…

Sweden Hike & Canoe

Join us for a weekend of outdoor activities in Southern Sweden. Spend a day hiking and exploring the beautiful Kullaberg Peninsula. Canoe down Ronne River, which winds through the Swedish countryside and finally finds its way…

Bornholm Bike Trip

Spend a weekend cycling on the beautiful Danish island of Bornholm. Located in the Baltic Sea southeast of Copenhagen, Bornholm is perfect for biking and full of cultural and natural highlights. Its rolling hills are lined…

Tall Ship Sailing

Denmark is surrounded by water and consists of more than 400 islands. Why not make the most of that and spend a weekend on board one of the beautiful tall ships to explore the Danish coastline?…

End of Semester Showcase

Join your fellow students in celebrating the talent and diversity of their work from the semester! The Showcase is an interdisciplinary platform for readings, exhibitions, installations, presentations, and simulations. The evening will include raffle prizes, hors…

DIS Communication with Emergency Contacts and Home University

DIS Communication with Your Home School DIS will work cooperatively with your home university/college throughout your application, Student Registration, pre-departure advising, and time abroad with DIS. Further, DIS will notify your home school and work with…

Concluding Dinner

Join your fellow classmates for a Scandinavian dinner! Reminisce and share stories of your Swedish adventures, celebrate the end of your time in Stockholm, and get excited for your upcoming month in Copenhagen.

Academic Seminar: Hans Christian Andersen’s Copenhagen

Build your excitement about your upcoming move to Copenhagen and join DIS faculty member, Janis Granger, for an intro about Copenhagen through the lens of Hans Christian Andersen! Hans Christian Andersen (1805-1875) is internationally known as…

Studentboende

Most universities in Stockholm do not provide housing for students on campus. Instead, Studentboende housing arrangements, co-ed dorm-style residential buildings located throughout the city, accommodate students from different institutions across the greater Stockholm area. While living…

A Most Unusual Race: The U.S. Presidential Election 2016

The American Club of Sweden is taking on the U.S. Elections together with panel of experts. DIS students are welcome to join and participate in the discussion about this unusual political race. Registration fee for students is…

Travel With DIS

The safety and security of our students is of the utmost importance on DIS-arranged travel (including Program Study Tours, Optional Study Tours, and DIScovery Trips). All DIS students are covered under a comprehensive health, accident, and personal…

Sexual Violence

If you experience any type of sexual violence, including relationship violence, while on the DIS program, please know that you have options and support is available to you as you begin the healing process. If you…

Sexual Health Abroad

While you are living in a foreign culture, you may find that attitudes towards sex and relationships differ from your own culture. Therefore, whether you are sexually active or not, it is important to reflect upon…

Current DIS Stockholm Health and Safety Notifications

Announcements In the event of a world disaster or significant event that has the potential to impact DIS students, updated information will be provided here. November 21, 2016 The U.S. State Department issued a new Travel…

Spring 2017 Semester

If you are planning to study with us in the spring semester of 2017, we have a special semester layout awaiting you—three months in Stockholm, and one month in Copenhagen!

Move to Copenhagen

You will be booked by DIS on a flight to Copenhagen on this day. Additional detailed information will be provided to you after your semester starts by DIS staff  including information about your baggage transfer, etc. At arrival in…

Sweden

Core Course Week, including the short study tour, allows us to delve into the theme of The Traveler’s View. We will have a two day- seminar in Stockholm, before we travel to Gothenburg and western Sweden…

Libraries in Stockholm

Libraries in Stockholm DIS encourages you to use Stockholm’s many public and university libraries. Several are located conveniently close to DIS, and all can provide you with a wealth of interesting literature to peruse, as well…