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University of Oslo company sports team

UiOBIL at the University of Oslo was founded on November 10th in 1970. We have approximately 600 members and offer a broad range of activities, with members participating at all levels. In addition, we take part in organising activities for the whole University.

Activities throughout the year

Skiing Day

This is an annual event open to all personnell at UiO. There are several activities to choose from: Cross-country skiing (long or short trip), hiking/rebus or alpine skiing. The day ends with dinner/party and awards.

Biking Day

This is an annual event open to all personnell at UiO. The trip goes from Stryken to Sognsvann.

The "Bike to UiO" campaign

All personnel are encouraged to bike to work. By registering their activity on the university website, and being a member of UiOBIL, they are entering in a competition where they can win prices.

The University Games (UL)

UL is organised in Bergen, Oslo and Trondheim respectively, and is a competition between the three universities. All are trying to win the challenge cup. UiOBIL membership is required.

Organised groups

UiOBIL has several organised groups.

  • Badminton
  • Table tennis
  • Bowling
  • Soccer
  • Athletics
  • Golf
  • Ice hockey
  • Handball
  • Floorball
  • Skiing
  • Shooting
  • Biking
  • Volleyball

Activities during work hours

UiO personell may use 1.5 hours per week for health promotion activities during work hours. We support this and offer a variety of activities. Our offerings vary:

Yoga, spinning, dancesport, ball games, walking/jogging.

Membership

Who can become member of UiOBIL?

All personnel (full- or part-time), master- and PhD- students at the University of Oslo.

The spouse/live-in partner of employees, as long as the spouse/live-in partner is not employed in a company that has its own company sports team with the sport in question.

UiOs senior citizens can continue to be, or become members.

Children of UiO employees, above the age of 16, can become members as long as the sport in question is not offered at their work place/place of study.

Others can become members as long as their work place/place of study doesn’t offer a company sports team with the sport in question.

Membership costs NOK 300,- annually from 2012.

UiO personnel can choose to have the membership fee deducted from their salary. This option is selected when signing up for a membership.

If you do not wish to have the fee deducted from your salary, the fee should be transferred to the following bank account: 0540.06.50448, Postboks 1072 Blindern, 0316 Oslo.

How to become a member?

Fill in the registration form for UiOBIL. After answering this form you’ll see a confirmation page.

Membership benefits

In connection with sports arrangements, you can use the sports association's discount agreements with various hotels, car rentals, boats and the SAS airline.

There is an insurance agreement included in the membership (team sports).

UiOBIL sells tracksuits with the company sports team logo and print.

UiOBIL has discount agreements with, among others, Torshov Sport. You will have to show your UiO employee card to use these agreements.

Published Nov. 9, 2011 10:31 AM - Last modified Dec. 20, 2016 9:43 AM