#NäeOsaaja-kampanjan kuva
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“See talent!” – Aalto University Student Union challenges employers to more diverse recruitment

Aalto University Student Union’s #seetalent campaign encourages employers to pay attention to diversity in the working life and reminds them of the benefits of diverse communities. Aalto University is an international and multicultural university, so the Student Union wishes it were easier than at present for international students to find employment in Finland.
AYY:n toimisto ulkoa
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Aalto University Student Union preventing the spread of coronavirus – changes to opening hours and events

AYY follows the instructions of the Finnish Government and the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) to prevent infections. The release will be updated when new measures are introduced. AYY actively follows government releases and considers the health and well-being of its members, volunteers, associations, and employees in all its actions. AYY will start opening some of its operations in a controlled manner from 1 June onwards.
Open positions

AYY is looking for a Graphic Designer for its Communications team to cover a study leave!

Join us in producing versatile visual content related to Student Union services, housing, events and advocacy work! The position is being filled to cover a fixed-term study leave until 15 Jun 2021.
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Visit the renewed museum of Aalto University Student Union in the autumn

Visit the renewed museum of Aalto University Student Union in the autumn
Mantan lakitus, ihmnisia nosturissa, konfettia
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.


Atlantinkatu 7_6
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Housing service wants 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 housing service's operating principles and goals and addresses current issues in AYY’s housing.
Kolme opiskelijaa ideoi yhdessä
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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.
Opiskelijat istumassa nurmikolla haalareissa
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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.
A remote meeting screenshot image with Aalto SDG developers Emma Sairanen and Aino Saarelainen
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Challenge-makers for Sustainable Development

“It is great to be able to motivate the entire Aalto community to make more sustainable choices”, say Aino Saarelainen and Emma Sairanen, who work with the AaltoSDG application. What else is included in the AaltoSDG work?

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.


Association Guide

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

Muistilista, ympyrä


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


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.