Newsletter 2/2018
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Welcome Party is coming!

Join us in WELCOME PARTY 23 January @Marilyn&Vegas to welcome all new international students arriving in Turku!Tickets at door € 3 + cloakroom fee. New international students get free ticket with welcome package.

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Osuuspankki (bank) days at TYY office

Come to talk about bank issues, open account or book appointment at Osuuspankki office. Please bring with you: passport, letter of acceptance,
possible certificate of your scholarship and Finnish id number (needed for opening the account).

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Application period for student exchange is open 15.1.-7.2.2018

Students can apply for Fall Semester 2018, Spring Semester 2019 or for the whole Academic Year 2018-2019. The exchange destinations are located in Europe, Asia, Russia and Latin America.

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POLKU Mentorship Program – New round starts in January 2018

Are you a student in Turku and interested to know more about working life in Finland? Then you can take part in the POLKU Mentorship program! Next round starts in January 2018.

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The higher education institutions in Turku have a joint sports service called CampusSport

The versatile sports selection of CampusSport includes instructed sports classes, sports shifts, five different gyms and a swimming pool. You can access all the sports services by paying the reasonable fee: EUR 44 for one semester (short courses have a separate fee).

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Language Circles will start again in week 3!

Language Circles are coordinated by the Centre of Language and Communication studies. The idea is to get to know other people and cultures and speak the target language of the group. Groups are available in Chinese, English, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Spanish and Swedish.

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New international student, welcome to Turku!

The Student Union of the University of Turku (TYY) would like to welcome you to Turku and to the University of Turku. We are happy to have you here and we wish to meet you in the Orientation Course!

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>> Join the Student Union

Career coaching opportunity for international students

Mañana ry wants to warmly welcome all the international students!

Hey you, Science or Engineering Student!

Tuition fees - additional income or trouble for the higher education institutions?

Starting Package Storage Opening hours

Become a volunteer for AIESEC

10.1. Anglica's International Board Game Night

11.1. Food & Hope event - free food served

16.1.-17.1. Osuuspankki (bank) days at TYY office

18.1. Welcome Party spring 2018

22.1.-23.1. Osuuspankki (bank) days at TYY office

24.1. Working life event: Polku seminar

24.1. Contact & Career 2018

24.1. Wings' spring start

>> See all events

>> University Organises Three Minute Thesis Competition for Doctoral Candidates - Registration Extended until 11 Jan

>> Campus Life: University Chaplains Tiina Hallikainen & Mia Pusa

>> Calonia library opens at 15th of January – check what the facilities look like 

>> Bibliography in a mess? - let reference management programs help you 

>> Main Building Renovation Starts at the Beginning of 2018 

Hyvää uutta vuotta!
Happy new year!

Tervetuloa Turkuun
Welcome to Turku

Mikä sinun nimi on?
What is your name?

Minun nimi on..
My name is…

Missä sinä asut?
Where do you live?

Puhutko suomea?
Do you speak Finnish?

Pidä hauskaa!
Have fun!

The Student Union
of the University of Turku (TYY)
Ylioppilastalo A,
Rehtorinpellonkatu 4 B
20500 TURKU
+358 44 796 1067

Opening hours:
Mon-Wed and Fri at 10-11 and 12-14,
Thu 12-15

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