News

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Organising safe events - guidelines for AYY’s associations

These guidelines include AYY’s instructions and recommendations for associations on how to organise events during COVID-19.
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Lawns into meadows – a research project for increasing biodiversity in Otaniemi

AYY is involved in a research project that investigates solutions to biodiversity loss.
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Your Student Union

Welcome to Aalto University and the Student Union!

On this page, you can find important information for new students and some tips for the early stages of your studies.
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Fall 2020 FAQ for Aalto international students

A collection of information of the most frequently asked questions and themes this fall 2020 for Aalto University's international students.
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Aalto University Student Union to cancel mass events of autumn

The Board of Aalto University Student Union is cancelling the major student events in the autumn due to COVID-19. Academic dinner parties, pub crawls, student parties and festivals will not be organised as physical events. AYY is exploring the possibility of organising safe alternative events.

Blog

Kuva design-kalenterin 2020-2021 kannesta
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The Design Calendar 2020–2021 reflecting elementary school nostalgia

AYY’s and TOKYO’s calendar for the academic year 2020–2021 is here – ready to organise and brighten up your days. Graphic Designer Mirka Larjomaa talks about her inspiration behind the design.
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Housing services want to create the best student life in the world

Housing is one of Aalto University Student Union’s most important member services. In this blog, Service Manager Riitu Nuutinen writes about the operating principles and goals of the housing services and addresses current issues in AYY’s housing.
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Leave room for creativity and innovation – tuition fees are not the right solution

The economic policy report of Professor of Practice Vesa Vihriälä’s working group presents tuition fees for all students as one way of coping with the corona crisis. Tuition fees are also believed to encourage students to graduate faster and accelerate their transition into working life.
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Exceptional times must not become the new normal

The solving of all crises requires new ways of solving problems and adapting to the new. I would like to live in a world where buying goods would no longer be a way to create social connections.

Student activities

All student union members can participate in activities organised by AYY and its associations. Student union members can easily participate in events, hobbies, volunteer work or represent students in the university’s administration.

Student Activities

All student union members can participate in activities organised by AYY and its associations. Student union members can participate in events, hobbies and volunteer work, and represent students in the university administration.

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Association Guide

On this guide, you can find nearly everything that associations operating within AYY need for their operations’ support and safeguard.

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Volunteers

There are volunteer positions available from event organising to campus development and student advocacy, not forgetting positions in the Board and the Representative Council.

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Apply for Financial Support

AYY offers financial support both to its members and associations in the form of scholarships and operating grants aimed at associations.

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