The Erasmus Student Network (ESN) arranges a variety of free time activities and trips for international students (not only Erasmus students). To find out more about their activities, please visit the ESN Facebook group or ESN Jyväskylä's website.
The purpose of the friendship family programme is to give international students a chance to have first-hand experience of the Finnish culture and way of life in a Finnish family, in addition to life on campus. At the same time, the families get an opportunity to learn about the students' home countries and cultures. >> Read more
Your time in Jyväskylä is a great opportunity to attend various events, visit museums, take up a new hobby or perhaps take part in a range of sports activities. >> Read more
Becoming a student tutor for international students gives you an opportunity to help new international students and to get to know new people and new cultures.You can apply to become a student tutor if you have studied at the University of Jyväskylä for at least one academic year as a degree student. >> Read more
The Student Union of the University of Jyväskylä is students’ own organisation and guards its members' interests and rights. The Student Union also offers a wide range of services and free time activities related to culture and sports as well as international and environmental matters. >> Read more
Subject associations are for students who share a particular subject as a major. The associations organize various free time activities ranging from cultural events to parties and sports events. Getting involved with the activities of your subject association is a perfect way to get to know your fellow students. >> Read more