News

Sinisellä taustalla on AYY:n ja TREY:n logot ja teksti: "Pidämme erittäin huolestuttavana kehityskulkua, jossa normalisoidaan maksullisia reittejä korkeakoulutukseen."
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AYY and TREY: Strict NO for the new pathway with tuition fees

We urge the Ministry of Education and Culture to provide funding for its pilot projects so that universities do not have to come up with detours to cover the costs.
Antti Ilmavirta
Ajankohtaista, Press release Published:

Antti Ilmavirta appointed Executive Director of Aalto University Student Union

AYY’s Representative Council elected Antti Ilmavirta to the position of AYY’s Executive Director at its meeting on 20 Apr 2022. Ilmavirta will start in his position on 3 May.
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Annual enrolment starts on 2 May - remember the health care fee

You can already enrol for the academic year 2022–2023 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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Housing

Summer apartments

In the summer, Aalto University Student Union is renting out summer apartments in Helsinki and Espoo between 1 April and 31 Aug. The contracts are fixed term for 2–4 months. These apartments can be offered to anyone.
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Frequently asked questions about housing and member services during summer 2022

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.

Events

Come and dance with great people! Sign-up for free 1st class at www.polijazz.fi !
Liikunta (recurring)

Polijazz dance courses start 14.2. in Otaniemi

Are you tired of sitting home and not having enough space to dance? We got you, come to dance with us to the dance courses starting in February!
The sign up opens 24.1. onwards. We offer 1st time for free and a discount when you bring a friend with you!
Read more from our websites: https://polijazz.fi/en/courses/
ITF Taekwon-Do alkeiskurssi alkaa 20 syyskuuta
Liikunta (recurring)

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
Come and dance with great people! Sign-up for free 1st class at www.polijazz.fi !
Liikunta (recurring)

Polijazz dance courses start 14.2. in Otaniemi

Are you tired of sitting home and not having enough space to dance? We got you, come to dance with us to the dance courses starting in February!
The sign up opens 24.1. onwards. We offer 1st time for free and a discount when you bring a friend with you!
Read more from our websites: https://polijazz.fi/en/courses/
ITF Taekwon-Do alkeiskurssi alkaa 20 syyskuuta
Liikunta (recurring)

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
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

Sampo Sainio
Ajankohtaista, Blog Published:

The most sustainable student life in the world? 

According to AYY’s strategy, the Student Union will strive for carbon neutrality by 2030, but is the pursuit of carbon neutrality enough? We cannot measure the sustainability of our activities with just one metric.
Teemu Palkki blogikuva
Ajankohtaista, Blog Published:

The message from ARTS must not go unheard

This spring at Väre, the expression of opinions of students could not have been missed. Teemu Palkki, an expert in educational policies, sheds light on the student union’s views on the situation of the School of Arts, Design and Architecture.
Sinisellä taustalla on AYY:n ja TREY:n logot ja teksti: "Pidämme erittäin huolestuttavana kehityskulkua, jossa normalisoidaan maksullisia reittejä korkeakoulutukseen."
Kannanotot ja lausunnot Published:

AYY and TREY: Strict NO for the new pathway with tuition fees

We urge the Ministry of Education and Culture to provide funding for its pilot projects so that universities do not have to come up with detours to cover the costs.
Antti Ilmavirta
Ajankohtaista, Press release Published:

Antti Ilmavirta appointed Executive Director of Aalto University Student Union

AYY’s Representative Council elected Antti Ilmavirta to the position of AYY’s Executive Director at its meeting on 20 Apr 2022. Ilmavirta will start in his position on 3 May.

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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