News

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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.
Milja Leinonen Aalto Day Onessa 7.9.2021
Ajankohtaista, Blog Published:

At the beginning of the new academic year

Aalto University Student Union's Chair of the Board Milja Leinonen's speech at Aalto Day One.
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Ajankohtaista Published:

Annual enrolment started on 3 May - remember the health care fee and take into account a service break in August

You can already enrol for the academic year 2021–2022 and pay the membership fee of the Student Union. A healthcare fee is paid separately to Kela, which entitles you to the FSHS services.
LuovutusAalto 1.9.-30.11.2021
Ajankohtaista Published:

#LuovutusAalto blood donation campaign 1.9.–30.11.2021

Come and save lives! Nearly 800 voluntary blood donors are needed every weekday to make sure that about 40,000 seriously ill patients receive the treatment they need every year. That is why the Aalto University Student Union is again after a while challenging all associations active within AYY to donate blood for the common good in the #LuovutusAalto campaign!
Design Notebook 2021
Ajankohtaista Published:

Brand-new Design Notebook has been published

Design Notebook by AYY and TOKYO is now available. Designer Janne Gammelin talks about the versatile features of the notebook.

Events

ITF Taekwon-Do alkeiskurssi alkaa 20 syyskuuta
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ITF Taekwon-Do Autumn 2021 beginner course starts on September 19

University of Helsinki Taekwon-Do Club opens the registration for the Autumn 2021 beginner course
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Freshmen Pesis by OtaKoppi!

Welcome to play Finnish baseball with new students on on Tuesday September 21st at 17 to 19.
Feel like singing?
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Dissonanssi’s auditions

Dissonanssi’s auditions

Dissonanssi is a mixed choir from Otaniemi singing diverse music all the way from renaissance to glam metal — without forgetting to have fun!

In fall 2021, Dissonanssi will organize open rehearsals 21.9.2021 18:00-20:00 at Otaniemen lukio and auditions at Ossinkulma on 22.9.2021 at 18 onwards.

Dissonanssi introduction video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=itPfoRrmwmI

Welcome!
Picture of the Representative Council voting.
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Representative Council 6/2021

Aalto University Student Union’s Representative Council convenes for its meeting 6/2021.
Students walking with a banner "The best students life in the world"

Services for Members

AYY offers its members several services, such as affordable student housing, rental facilities, advocacy, and a range of different benefits. Read more about the student union services!

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Housing

AYY owns 2,600 apartments in the metropolitan area providing homes for 3,200 student union members.

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Your Student Union

Aalto University Student Union AYY represents approximately 14,000 Aalto University students of arts, design, business and technology.

Blog

Tiina Pajukari ja Konstantin Kouzmitchev
Press release Published:

AYY nominates Konstantin Kouzmitchev as President of SYL and Tiina Pajukari as a member of SYL Board

Aalto University Student Union nominates Konstantin Kouzmitchev as President of SYL, the National Union of University Students in Finland, and Tiina Pajukari as a member of the SYL Board for the year of 2022. The SYL Board will be elected at the general assembly on 19-20 Nov 2021.
Milja Leinonen Aalto Day Onessa 7.9.2021
Ajankohtaista, Blog Published:

At the beginning of the new academic year

Aalto University Student Union's Chair of the Board Milja Leinonen's speech at Aalto Day One.
AYY:n toimiston julkisivu
Press release Published:

Updated corona release: Rental facilities are opened with facility-specific recommendations and the Services Office is open only to movers

AYY actively follows government releases and considers the health and well-being of its members, volunteers, associations, and employees in all its actions. The release will be updated when new measures are introduced.
Vihreäksi sävytetty kuva, jossa näkyy paljon ihmisiä museolla.
Ajankohtaista, Press release Published:

Renewed Museum of Student Life brings together student cultures of Aalto community

The museum, maintained by Aalto University Student Union, has been renewed and the museum will have a new name. The museum formerly known as the Polytechnical Students’ Museum will be called the Museum of Student Life.

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 (external link)

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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