Fees and Reregistration

Student Union membership fee academic year 2017-2018

The Student Union membership fee is 109 EUR/academic year and includes a student health care fee of 54 EUR. The fee per term is 54,50 EUR and the health care fee is 27 EUR.

In case the student is a registered student at multiple Finnish universities, they still have to pay the full fee of all student unions. You can apply for a refund for overlapping health fees from that student union where the latest health care fee was paid to. Apply for relief for membership fee by September 30, 2017 for autumn term, and by January 31, 2018 for spring term. Post-graduate student membership fee is not affected by this.

The membership fee is mandatory for all Bachelor and Master level students who have registered as present.

Postgraduate PhD students can join student union. The fee for postgraduate membership is 55 EUR/academic year or 27,5 EUR/term. The price of postgraduate membership excludes healthcare costs.

In addition to Bachelor and Master level students, Licenciate or Doctoral level postgraduate students, foreign exchange students with exchcange periof of over three months, and free mover degree students can also join a student union.

The following students can not join student union, as their studies are usually fee-based, part-time, and have varied amount of study credits: Open university, summer university, most qualification education, non-degree specialisation education, continuing training, and JOO-students, as they are usually already members of another student union.

Student Union account number: Oulun Osuuspankki IBAN: FI20 5741 3620 0141 31

New international degree students and exchange students pay the Student Union fee at the Orientation.

Re-registration fee

If a University of Oulu student fails to register during registration period, they will lose their right to study. Re-registering after the study right has been lost requires the student to pay the re-registration fee 35€. (Council of State’s Decree 1082/2009). This applies to all bachelor, master and doctoral level students.

In order to re-activate their study right student needs to fill in a Study right reactivation application in OSAT system.

Also when applying extention to their study right, student fills in an Application for extended study period for completion of studies in OSAT system. If study right has already been deactivated and the application in OSAT system is approved, student receives instructions on how to pay the re-registration fee. OSAT system sends messages primarily to student’s official email address: username@student.oulu.fi.

Registration is active for the term when re-registration is made.

Last updated: 13.12.2017