Welcome to Olofshöjd!
For general move-in information see the CIS website under Housing info/Moving in.
If you neeed to contact us, please use the contact form on the website for Chalmers international students (CIS), My pages.
Information about the Internet connection (how to register and setup) can be found under Internet/Guides.
The gates to the area are open three days before and three days after the turn of the month for those who move in and out. You may borrow the key to the gates at other occasions from your Kundcenter. Parking inside the area is not permitted.
Parking spaces and garages are available in the area.
For single rooms one storeroom is shared by those who also share a kitchen.
Your Kundcenter can lend you an iron, cool bag or trolley.
There are three recycling stations for glass, paper, metal, plastic, clothes and batteries in the area. There are also four stations for composting.
The communal kitchens at Olofshöjd are shared between four to eight people.Those sharing a communal kitchen are responsible for the day to day cleaning. You find comfort rules on the notice-board in the kitchen. SGS Studentbostäder will clean the floor and empty spaces once a fortnight.
• Cycle rooms in the garage at Olofshöjdsgatan and at entrances 108 and 303. It is not permitted to park cycles in the stair-wells.
• Table tennis room in 309. No booking required.
• Exercise hall between entrances 310 and 312. Book in 312 or use "My pages".
• Gym in entrance 301. Follow the instructions given by the Students' counsil to become a member.
• Sauna by the gable at 135. Book on the booking-board in entrance 135 or use "My pages".
• Sauna in 419. Book on the booking-board outside of laundry 407 or use "My pages". The Sauna by 310 does not have to be booked.
• Pool room in 413. Book on "My pages" or on the booking-board outside of laundry 407.
• Café Olof in 305.
• Study room i 203. No booking required.
The Students' counsil (FR)
The Students' counsil (FR) manage some of the communal rooms, see www.olofshojd.se.
The laundries are at entrances 102, 104, 112, 135, 146, 222, 256, 302, 307, 314, 405, 407 and 415. You only have access to the laundry rooms in your specific area. In each laundry at 102, 222, 307 and 407 there is one machine that cannot be booked beforehand. You may use that machine when it is available. You will find information about the washing-hours in each laundry. The booking boards are in laundry 135, 222, 307, 407 and in the exercice hall 310. You can make your booking on our website, “My pages”, or on the booking board in the laundry. You have access to the laundry 30 minutes after your booked time ends to dry the laundry.
Electricity is included in the rent.
Exceptions are the 7 apartments located on ground floor with the address 100, reading is made by SGS and is charged separately.
Save energy with Student Switch Off
Olofshöjd participate in the energy saving campaign Student Switch Off, a competition where halls compete against each other in saving electricity. The winning hall wins nice prizes, but everyone participates in fighting climate change. Read more and sign up on the website. http://www.studentswitchoff.org/sverige/start-english
Information about 10-month rent
Comhem is responsible for cable TV, tel 0771-55 00 00.
Students’ council (FR)
The Students’ council, called ”FR”, consists of tenant representatives, who have regular meetings with SGS Studentbostäder to discuss matters concerning the maintenance of the area. FR are responsible for some of the communal rooms. www.olofshojd.se