Housing during the Summer School in Human Sciences

Accommodation during Summer School

Summer School participants will be accommodated in the apartments of Kortepohja Student Village at about 2.5 kilometres / 1.5 miles from the University. They will have a furnished study-bedroom (with a shared kitchenette and bathroom) which also include a blanket, pillow, bed linen and basic kitchenware. Also included in the room price is breakfast at restaurant Rentukka and the possibility to use the Rentukka gym.

Choosing Kortepohja Student Village as your accommodation is budget-friendly, but requires considerably more self-containment than staying in a hotel. For a good description of the accommodation level in Kortepohja, see the summer school group accommodation info at their webpage www.kortepohja.fi/en/tenant/tenancy-guides/instructions/group-accommodation/

Cost of accommodation (2019):

4 weeks 440 EUR approx. 500 USD approx. 670 CAD approx. 694 AUD
3 weeks 370 EUR approx. 421 USD approx. 564 CAD approx. 584 AUD
2 weeks 295 EUR approx. 335 USD approx. 449 CAD approx. 465 AUD
1 week 220 EUR approx. 250 USD approx. 335 CAD approx. 347 AUD

The rental period starts on Sunday (check-in starting from 5 p.m.) and ends on Saturday (check-out by 12 o’clock noon).

Summer School students are requested to reserve the accommodation at Kortepohja Student Village through their webshop by 7 April (not applicable to ISEP students).


Summer School participants are requested to reserve the accommodation at Kortepohja Student Village through their webshop by 7 April. Detailed instructions for the reservation and payment will be sent along with the confirmation of acceptance e-mail. Please note that the accommodation must be paid for when making the reservation.

ISEP students

Students applying in the framework in the ISEP exchange programme are entitled to free housing in Kortepohja Student Village. ISEP students are exempted from making the accommodation payment. They should, however, apply for accommodation in the Mobility-Online system by filling in the application for accommodation at the same time when confirming their participation to the summer school by 31 March. ISEP students will also receive a food stipend of 340 EUR (approx. 387 USD) for food expenses.

Hotel accommodation

If you would like to stay at a hotel or hostel during the Summer School, please have a look at the website of Visit Jyväskylä. Please reserve the hotel room by contacting the hotel directly. Links to the hotel websites can be found on the above mentioned website.