The small nation with the big heartJoin Kalmar
Of course you should join Kalmar nation – it’s easy!
Still don’t know if Kalmar is for you? Read on and see if we can convince you that Kalmar is the nation for you!
The music nation
For many years, Kalmar nation has been one of Uppsalas top music nations. We’ve hosted some of Swedens most famous clubs throughout the years, and we continue the great tradition with clubs such as Kalas? and Allmänna Indieklubben.
We do a bunch of things together. Everything from sports to art. The theatre group put up everything from traditional performances to new plays. The mixtape group meets every week to listen and talk about music, and the Idrottsförmän (the members in charge of the sports activities) arrange sport activities each week. And much more.
In case you don’t feel cultural, perhaps you simply enjoy dressing up in a suit or ball gown? The nations traditional parties are called “gasque” (or gasquer, in plural). Each semester Kalmar nation arrange three “gasquer”.
Pub Kronan is the nations extremely cozy pub. It’s ran by the nations “klubbverkare” (members working in the restaurant and pub), responsible for selling and serving food and beverages.
Three reasons why you should join Kalmar:
1. The small nation with the big heart – you’ll quickly become a part of the community!
2. A beating indie heart – in our big heart, there’s lots of space for indie. But even if you don’t like indie, or even music, we can assure you that you’ll find something for you at Kalmar nation.
3. A small price for heaps of fun – for just 300kr/semester you’re invited to partake in all of Kalmar nations activities. Usually you’ll get sweet membership deals on our events, too!
Note: As a member of Kalmar nation you are still allowed to visit and attend events hosted by other nations, etc.
Sweet! I want to join Kalmar!
Become a member
At the nation
Visit us at Svartmangatan 3 during office hours. The offices are on the top floor. Bring your ID, letter of acceptance and 300kr (we accept both card and cash).
At the start of every semester we’re open daily for students to sign up for membership, with a table set up to greet you. For the autumn semester 2020 the “inskrivning” will begin on the 20th of August.
If you’re accepted into Uppsala University and have a Swedish personal number you can become a member online by heading over to uppsalastudent.com.