All are welcome is to attend the awards and medals ceremony, which will take place in the University's auditorium Monday 9 October 2023 at 16:00 - 17:30.

Please note that this year's celebrations will take place on 9 October.

Normally, the University celebrates its birthday on 7 October as teaching began on 7 October 1477. The formal decision was made by the Pope in Rome on 27 February 1477. The decision arrived in Strängnäs on 2 July, and finally reached Uppsala on 21 September 1477. Just over two weeks later, teaching could begin.