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18.1.2017 News

Notio’s workspaces have been transferred to Eduuni

The workspaces which earlier were in Notio and extranet, have been transferred to CSC – IT Center for Science’s Eduuni service in the end of December. The addresses of workspaces as well as sign in practices have changed with the new service. More information: Workspaces in Eduuni.

18.1.2017 News

Notio’s workspaces have been transferred to Eduuni

The workspaces which earlier were in Notio and extranet, have been transferred to CSC – IT Center for Science’s Eduuni service in the end of December. The addresses of workspaces as well as sign in practices have changed with the new service. More information: Workspaces in Eduuni.

18.1.2017 News

Football / soccer in Ouluhalli in spring 2017

Football / soccer in Ouluhalli in spring 2017, read more.

18.1.2017 News

Free places in sport courses in spring 2017

Free places in sport courses in spring 2017, read more.

5.1.2017 News

Tutoring new international students? Apply now!

All new degree and exchange students have a student tutor to help when studies start at University of Oulu. Tutors are senior students from the same field of study and they are trained by the University. Apply now, application period ends January 31, 2016. Read more.

5.1.2017 News

Exchange studies: Call for applications for destinations outside Europe for Academic year 2017-18

Call for applications for destinations outside Europe for Academic year 2017-18 will be open during January 17-31, 2017 including exchanges to South America, China, Japan, Hong Kong, Canada (north2north) and Russia (FIRST). More information.

5.1.2017 News

PESTI Career Day 26.1.2017 at the University of Oulu, Linnanmaa Campus

Welcome to meet representatives of more than 70 companies and other organizations during the PESTI Career Day on January 26, 2017 at 9 -15. The PESTI Day offers you a great chance to find lots of career opportunities. More information about the event: Coordinator Outi Simi, outi.simi(at)oulu.fi and PESTI Career Day Web page.

 

21.12.2016 News

The processing of applications for student financial aid will end at university of Oulu on 1.1.2017

Applications for student financial aid from students at the University of Oulu will be processed at Kela starting 1.1.2017. Previously the applications have been processed by the financial aid committee of the university. There is no need for the students to contact Kela or the financial aid committee of the university or to take any other steps as a result of this change. You should contact Kela starting 1st of January 2017 if you have questions concerning the decisions of student financial aid, payments of student financial aid, letters sent by Kela or annual income check (www.kela.fi/asiointi, local Kela´s officies or Kela’s customer service number 020 634 2550). In the future, the financial aid committee of the university of Oulu will only be responsible for the guidance regarding the monitoring the academic progress and extensions of the maximum payment period of student financial aid (financial aid committee of the university of Oulu, tel: 029448 9100 or opintotuki(at)oulu.fi). Kela´s release about the change.

21.12.2016 News

About to graduate?

The University of Oulu reaches out to graduates - alumni - through the University of Oulu Alumni Network. We invite you to join the network of 7500 fellow UO alumni upon graduation. As a network member, you will receive an alumni e-newsletter as well as event invitations. More information on alumni activities: alumni@oulu.fi

15.12.2016 News

IT Services warn about harmful e-mail

IT Administration Services of the university ask students to be careful when handling attachments and phishing messages which arrive by e-mail. The current issues are: ransomware, OWA phishing messages and Apple ID phishing messages.

15.12.2016 News

Sports on Christmas break

University team sports and group exercises are canceled 12.12.2016 – 8.1.2017. The shifts in the sports halls of the cooperation partners (gyms, swimming, badminton etc.) are normally in use. Registration for most of sports courses in spring semester 2017 has begun, read more.

15.12.2016 News

Venturing Research Challenge (30.1-3.2. 2017- Call for participation)

After a successful event on October 2016, Venturing Research Challenge (VRC) is back with more intensity and diversity. Anyone interest in business, research, entrepreneurship, technology or any other fields can apply. This is an opportunity to turn research into business. Fill in application. More information.

15.12.2016 News

Polar Bear Pitching 14-15.2.2017 – looking for volunteers!

Icehole pitching event Polar Bear Pitching is organized in February 2017. We are looking for volunteers to create the event with us and organize other activities around the Polar Bear Pitching event. Check out more information from our website. If you would like to volunteer, fill the application form.

2.12.2016 News

Student Center and Study Affairs Service Points have exceptions to opening hours on December 5th

Student Center and Study Affairs Service Points have exceptions to opening hours on December 5th, 2016. Please, check the opening hours of the services from Student Center’s web page.

Following Faculty Study Affairs service points are closed on December 5th:

  • Faculty Study Affairs at Natural Sciences (LuTK, OMS)
  • Faculty Study Affairs at Information Technology and Electrical Engineering (TST)
  • Faculty Study Affairs at Technology (TTK)
  • Faculty Study Affairs at Kontinkangas (BMTK, LTK)
29.11.2016 News

Shared campus of the University and Oulu UAS: New areas selected for the relocating faculties

The University of Oulu and Oulu University of Applied Sciences (Oulu UAS) will form a shared campus in Linnanmaa during 2019-2020.

24.11.2016 News

Polar Bear Pitching 14-15.2.2017 – looking for volunteers!

Icehole pitching event Polar Bear Pitching is organized in February 2017. We are looking for volunteers to help us with the event, and we organize few volunteer recruiting events in December. Check out more information from our website. If you want to volunteer, contact kaisa.pappila (at) oulu.fi.

24.11.2016 News

Sports courses in spring 2017

Most of the sports courses in spring 2017 will be on net in the end of November and registration for them begins 1.12. Have a look, many courses can be full after some time. Registration for courses starts on Thu 1.12. Read more.

15.11.2016 News

Support for studying

If your studies are not progressing in the way you hope or you don’t regard studying as sensible, seek guidance. In the questions related to your field of study and PSP (personal study plan) the guidance is offered primarily by the programme coordinator/tutor teacher in your study programme. Exchange students can seek assistance from their International Coordinator. In the need of the additional guidance you can turn to the counselling services: study and career counselling and study counselling psychologist and. N.B.: Finnish Student Health Service (FSHS) provides general, mental and oral health care services for students. If you have health problems, you can contact directly FSHS.

15.11.2016 News

Completing bachelor's degree and student financial aid

Financial aid for university level studies that have begun after August 1st 2011 is granted at first only for the Bachelor's degree. Please make sure in good time what your faculty’s instructions and timetable for submission of Bachelor’s theses are and also the graduation dates. Assessment of the Bachelor's thesis and maturity examination are time-consuming processes. Student financial aid for the Master's degree can only be granted starting the month following the Bachelor’s degree graduation. Please, check faculties’ instructions and graduation dates.

4.11.2016 News

Give feedback on your university!

All international students have received an invitation to give feedback on the University of Oulu through the ISB survey. Please make sure you reply to the survey by Dec 2! If you for some reason did not receive the ISB e-mail please contact student.services@oulu.fi.

4.11.2016 News

Lecture halls available for students in group working

Lecture halls L7, L8, L9, IT105 and IT106 are available for students in group working on Mon - Fri at 8.00-21.00 and Sat at 8.00-15.00 at times when there are no other bookings.

4.11.2016 News

Uranoste project offers training for applying jobs!

Uranoste project offers training for students in applying jobs. In November there will be courses e.g. in preparing for job interviews and creating a job application. Read more on the Uranoste web site and apply.

4.11.2016 News

Studying at the University and Career Planning - materials available

Academic Affairs organised in October two lecture in Studying and Career Planning:
a) Seeking work in Finland, internship opportunities and career planning on Thu October 13th at 14:00 – 16:00
b) Planning your studies, time management and learning on Thu October 20th at 14:15-16:00.

Materials of the lecturs are available in the web page.