Høgås Notodden

From 3400 kr

At Høgås we offer 50 rooms and 2 family apartments, as well as 48 rooms for short-term rent.

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About the buildings:

The residential area consists of a total of 14 houses built in 1997 and 1999, and is divided into these housing types:

  • 50 rooms where two and two share a kitchen and bathroom.
  • 2 apartments suitable for small families (eg single parents with children). The apartments consist of two furnished rooms, as well as a bathroom and kitchen with stove and refrigerator.
  • 48 rooms where two and two share a kitchen and bathroom, available for short-term rent for students in group-based studies at Notodden.
  • Each house includes a common living room, as well as a common laundry room with free use of washing machine and dryer.

Read more about short-term rent.

Electricity is included in the rent. 

Think of the environment - help us to save electricity!

Høgås student village is located about a 15-minute walk from the University.

The student village is located in a picturesque area, and has a wonderful view of the town. Feel free to use any outdoor furniture.

Parking is free of charge and available nearby the student accommodation. There is bicycle parking in lockable stalls. Remember privat bicycle lock to avoid theft of your bike!

All residents have access to common laundry rooms. Use of washing machines and tumble driers is free of charge. House 15 and 17 does not have a laundry room, the remaining buildings do.

One storage room in each house.

There are hourly bus services to the area.

Waste stations located in the parking lot next to the outbuilding, and beside building no. 31. Remember to recycle!

Electricity

The property has electricity as an energy source. Electricity is included in the rent.

Think of the environment - help us saving energy! 

Cable in wall 802.1x - one port

Internet via cable


To use a wired connection, you can connect your device directly to the wall socket. Authentication (login) is also required to activate the internet. You must log in with your student account ([email protected] + password). See this guide for the procedure for Windows 10.

You obtain your student account from the university at the start of studies. More information about student accounts can be found on the USN website for IT-services.

To connect several devices to the internet at the same time, a switch must be used. The tenant must obtain this him or herself. See this guide for the procedure.

SSN external

This wireless network is reserved for tenants who do not have an account to use eduroam. If you are not a student or employee at USN you will find the password under the Internet tab on my page.

USN-guest

This is the guest network for USN. When you connect to this you will see guidance on how to register for 12 hours access.

WiFi: Eduroam

This is the same wireless network that you will find on campus (in addition to a number of other locations). To log in to eduroam, you must use your student account ([email protected] + password). You obtain your student account from the university at the start of studies. More information about student accounts can be found on the USN website.


Eduroam uses wpa-enterprise for authentication. This means you need both a username and password to log in. Many devices such as smart TV, Chromecast, Apple TV and gaming consoles do not support this and therefore cannot be used on Eduroam.

WiFi public areas

These wireless networks are available in public areas (kitchen/lounge/hallway).

Documents

Floorplan Høgås pdf Area plan with housenumbers pdf