EXHAUSTED. Sarah Fengler has difficulties to stay awake during the day. PHOTO: Nora Elvestad

– I couldn’t sleep because of constant parties and loud noises, says Sarah Fengler. As a result, she paid 1400 NOK to find a different place to sleep for a few nights.


– It feels like a prison. Since I came to Bergen I’ve often only had around three hours of sleep per night, says exchange student Sarah Fengler about the situation at new student building, Fantoft TRE. According to Fengler, the situation got so bad that at one point, she had to spend a few nights in a hostel to get … Read More

SURPRISE. Abiyot Dagne Belay (right) did not expect his room mate Philipp Dahlinger when he arrived at Fantoft TRE. They have become good friends, but Belay would still have appreciated a heads up that he would be sharing a room during his exchange. PHOTO: ELLISIF NYGÅRD

A surprise was in store for exchange student Abiyot Dagne Belay when he arrived at Fantoft: A stranger he would share his bedroom with for the semester.


– I was under the impression that I was going to have a single apartment. That changed when I entered the room, says Ethiopian exchange student Abiyot Dagne Belay about the day he arrived at Fantoft student housing. Belay had made the long trip from Ethiopia that very day, and was looking forward to relaxing in his room after the … Read More

OVERRASKELSE. Abiyot Dagne Belay (til høyre) forventet ikke å møte dobbeltromkamerat Philipp Dahlinger da han ankom hybelen på Fantoft TRE. Nå har de to blitt gode venner, men Belay skulle likevel gjerne visst på forhånd at han kom til å dele et rom i utvekslingssemesteret. FOTO: ELLISIF NYGAARD

Den etiopiske utvekslingsstudenten Abiyot Dagne Belay hadde ikke ventet å finne en fremmed person han skulle sove i samme rom som da han kom til soverommet sitt på Fantoft. Nå skal samskipnaden bedre kontrakten.


– Jeg var sikker på at jeg skulle ha mitt eget rom. Det forandrer seg da jeg kom inn på rommet. Det forteller den etiopiske utvekslingsstudenten Abiyot Dagne Belay om dagen han kom til studentboligen sin på Fantoft. Belay hadde akkurat ankommet etter den lange reisen fra Etiopia, og gledet seg til å slappe av på rommet sitt etter den lange … Read More