Current issues for students

14.12.2018 News

55 cube -badge and lunch coupons!

The University of Oulu wants to thank all the students who have achieved a minimum of 55 ECTS credits during the academic year 2017-18 by awarding them with a 55 cube-badge and lunch coupons to Uniresta restaurants.

12.12.2018 News

Entrepreneurship minor studies

Entrepreneurship minor studies continues on January 9th by course 'Building Change Through Entrepreneurship'.


5.12.2018 News

KELA: As of 1 January 2019, the study grant will no longer be subject to withholding tax

The practice of deducting withholding tax from the study grant will change. As of January 2019, withholding tax will no longer automatically be deducted from the study grant. Students are advised to consider this when estimating the withholding tax for their other incomes.

4.12.2018 News

Oodi available

Maintenance break is Oodi is over. Oodi and other services connected to Oodi are now available for users.  

3.12.2018 News

Polar Bear Pitching is looking for volunteers. Join the info session on the 11th.

Come to create one of the coolest events in the world with us!

3.12.2018 News

Maintenance break in Oodi

Both WebOodi and WinOodi are closed for users from Monday 3.12. 16 - to Tuesday 4.12. 12 noon due to maintenance repairs.

30.11.2018 News

Temporary detours at Virransilta area

Linnanmaa logistics center will be opened at UO campus in April 2019. Due to it, there will be some detours at Virransilta area on 1.12.2018 - 31.3.2019.

30.11.2018 News

Career Services will be opened in Tellus in January

A new career service point will open in Tellus on the 17thof January 2019. It will be located next to Tellus service point, right where Edge is now located.

28.11.2018 News

Are you interested in a career in EU?

EU Career Ambassador has changed. New Career Ambassador is Saana Peurasaari, who ditributes on-time information about EU career opportunities.

27.11.2018 News

Christmas Opening in Pegasus 28 November

Christmas Opening in Pegasus Library on Wednesday, 28 November from 9 am to 3 pm Second-hand books, coffee and baked goods, unique Christmas cards and Christmas badges for sale.

23.11.2018 News

Snellmania reception to close on 30 November 2018

The reception services (attendant point) of the faculties of arts and pedagogics as well as Snellmania will close on Friday, 30 November 2018 because the university will hand over the premises for the construction of the Oulu UAS facilities.

23.11.2018 News

Parking spaces with heater plug-ins in parking area P12 removed on 1 November 2018

Due to handing over premises west of Linnanmaa, the university must also give up the 19 parking spaces with heater plug-ins located in parking area P12.

22.11.2018 News

Give feedback and win iPad?

Collected feedback will be dealt with at all levels of university administration from the degree program level to the Education Council level.

22.11.2018 News

Digipedatip: Blogger-blog

If you are looking for a handy and effortless tool for group assignments or i.e. for digital learning diaries, chack out and experiment with Blogger -blog. 


19.11.2018 News

New student: Feedback on the beginning of your studies 2018

We ask you to give feedback on your experiences in the very beginning of your studies.

16.11.2018 News

Masterminds' Club: how to create a unique brand identity for a tech venture

We invite you to an open conversation, an event where entrepreneurs come together with entrepreneurs-to-be to share the secrets of a successful entrepreneurial career and discuss the hottest busine

15.11.2018 News

Info on voluntary work abroad 15.11.

North Ostrobothnia Employment Office and AIESEC organise info on voluntary work abroad for the 18-30 –year young people.

13.11.2018 News

DigiCampus Hackathon 30.11.-1.12.2018

Hackathon is an innovation event for which DigiCampus invites students to form teams.

31.10.2018 News

KELA: Reminder for students attending school outside Finland to submit documentation about their studies

Students attending school outside Finland must send Kela a certificate of attendance and a certified transcript of their course credits in the previous year.


30.10.2018 News

University’s student recruitment fair Abipäivät will host over 5500 upper secondary school students – a new record number of visitors

University of Oulu has hosted the Abipäivät student recruitment fair at Linnanmaa campus for thirty years already. This year the event will take place on Wednesday 7th of November at 9-15 o’clock and on Thursday 8th of November 9-15 o’clock. Door 2T will be used as the entrance during the event.

We are expecting over 5500 visitors, 3100 of which will visit the event on Wednesday and 2400 of which on Thursday.

23.10.2018 News

Initiative to streamline work and career services

The University of Oulu has launched an initiative to enhance its services to students, enterprises and other parties engaged in career services.

19.10.2018 News

New FITech courses about to start – take technology courses online

Choose one of FITech courses or complete the whole minor!

16.10.2018 News

The University does not tolerate bullying or harassment

A report procedure has been put into place. Everyone has a responsibility to prevent bullying and harassment.

16.10.2018 News

Aapo service discontinued

Student browser operated service Aapo is no longer available after 31.12.2018.