Student benefits

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Frequently asked questions

You can apply for SSN for money - aka student funds - for activities for students. There are some criteria that must be met in order for the application to be approved, one of the most important of which is that the activities must be run by students and be for the students at educational institutions affiliated to SSN.

See the criteria for allocation of student funds here.

The goal of distributing money for student activities is to stimulate a rich, inclusive and lively student environment. We want to help you thrive while you study. Students who thrive more often complete their studies on time.

Read more about student funds and find the application form.

You fill out the application form after logging in or registering at My page.

You can receive reimbursements for several different out of pocket health expenses. To see what services are included in the arrangement, read the Guidelines for health expense refunds. Here you can also find information about the amounts you can have refunded, as well as general information and information regarding appealing against decisions.

  • You must have a USN user on Zoom, as this is where the call will take place.

  • Before the meeting starts, you will receive an email from one of our financial advisors with a meeting invitation.

  • Click on the link in the email to start the conversation and we will meet at Zoom!

There are two deadlines per semester:

Autumn semester:

15 September and 15 November.

Spring semester:

15 February and 15 April.

Read more about student funds.