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Frequently asked questions about housing and member services during summer 2021

Here you will find the answer to most of the questions the students have in the spring and the summer regarding housing applications, student cards and membership fees.

Students continuing their studies, in particular, should note that it is not possible to enrol for the academic year during the service break of study information systems between 31 July–8 Aug 2021. If you want your student status to be valid in the beginning of August, please enrol no later than 30 July.
Vihreäksi sävytetty kuva, jossa näkyy paljon ihmisiä museolla.
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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.
Map of Otaniemi and locations of new housing project
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Real estate sector working on new housing projects in Otaniemi

Plans for the construction of student housing on Miestentie and Otakaari are progressing at different stages. In total, up to 1,000 new apartments are planned for Otaniemi. Depending on the progress of zoning and other plans, it is possible that all projects will be completed during the 2020s.
Opiskelijakeskus allekirjoitus
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A student centre will be built as a joint meeting place for Aalto University students

The building, to be built at the heart of the campus, will be implemented as a joint effort by student organisations and the university.
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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.

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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.

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AYY:n toimiston julkisivu
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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.
Opiskelijakeskus allekirjoitus
Ajankohtaista, Press release Published:

A student centre will be built as a joint meeting place for Aalto University students

The building, to be built at the heart of the campus, will be implemented as a joint effort by student organisations and the university.
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Student associations: “Pandemic exit strategy must include the opinions of students”

For the last year CMT (Crisis Management Team) has made the important decisions regarding Aalto University's daily activities. Neuvosto, a committee of chairs of associations at Aalto, wrote a statement about taking students' perspectives and transparency back into decision making.

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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