Service Units

The various service units of the University of Jyväskylä are there to support and assist you.
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Academic and Student Services

Other Services

Admission and Student Services

Career Services

International Office

Statistical Advice

Student Financial Aid

 

Finnish Student Health Service

IT Services

Jyväskylä University Library

Language Centre

Online payments

Open University

University Sports

Academic and Student Services

The Student and Academic Services, lead by the Director of Student and Academic Services, comprises the following units:

Admission and Student Services

The Admission and Student Services unit takes care of the student admission process for the University's Finnish-speaking programmes, as well as of student registration, general information provision, accessible education and student tutoring (Finnish-speaking programmes), information systems of the study administration and for maintaining student and degree registers.

Career Services

The task of the Career Services unit is to further the interaction and cooperation between the University and employers, and to offer services that support study planning, entry into the labour market, appropriate employment opportunities, and employers’ contact with university students and recent graduates.

International Office

The International Office administrates university-level student and teacher mobility programmes, assists the departments in the launching of international educational cooperation projects, and coordinates the services offered to international students. You can contact the International Office at .

Statistical Advice

The Admission and Student Services offers also statistical advice to students, researchers and other staff. More information: Pekka Rahkonen, room T258, tel. 040 8054052 and Jukka-Pekka Kesonen, room T259, tel. 040 8054046. E-mail: . Office hours: Mon-Fri 12-14, other times by appointment.

Student Financial Aid

Student financial aid is available for Finnish citizens and those who live in Finland on a permanent basis for a purpose other than studying.

Other services

Finnish Student Health Service

The Finnish Student Health Service provides health and medical care to Bachelor's and Master's level students who have joined the Student Union.

IT Services

IT Services offers support in matters related to information systems, user accounts and networks.

Jyväskylä University Library

Jyväskylä University Library is one of the oldest university libraries in Finland. The library is a diverse learning environment integrating traditional and electronic resources into a modern information environment.

Campus Libraries: Mattilanniemi Library and Ylistönrinne Library

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Language Centre

The primary task of the Language Centre is to provide the University's students and staff with discipline-specific language and communication teaching and consultation.

Online payments

With the JYU Online Payment Service you may purchase printing quota or a sports sticker. The payments can be made as an online banking payment or with with a credit card or using PayPal.

Open University

The Open University of the University of Jyväskylä offers study modules and individual courses but but cannot award degrees. Over 50 subjects in Finnish are offered. In addition,  courses in English can be chosen from two different study programmes.

University Sports

The University Sports offers sports and wellness services for students and staff. Come and enjoy the diverse and exciting sports programme which includes more than 80 different activities.