Current issues for students

15.3.2020 News

Remote connection to network drives

You can get a connection to the university's network drives, among others, to your personal home directory from outside the network with OpenVPN Connect client.

 

13.3.2020 News

ICT Service Point is working remotely

Because of the corona virus situation, we are working remotely for the present.

13.3.2020 News

Coronavirus follow-up, decision-making and communication

University corona preparedness team is constantly monitoring the situation and the instructions given by authorities and cooperates with regional authorities such as the Hospital District, the Regional State Administrative Agency and the City of Oulu. The preparedness team meets every day at 13:00 and makes decisions and instructions on the university's activities based on the information received. The guidelines will be communicated to the university community and published on the coronavirus monitoring page.

13.3.2020 News

People who have been potentially exposed to coronavirus have been carefully mapped

Northern Ostrobothnia Hospital District announced on March 12th 2020 that a total of 17 students have been diagnosed with coronavirus infection (COVID-19).

12.3.2020 News

Coronavirus COVID-19: Detailed guidelines on 12.3.2020

University of Oulu has updated guidelines concerning the Coronavirus COVID-19.

12.3.2020 News

17 students of the University of Oulu diagnosed with the coronavirus infection

At the University of Oulu 17 students have been diagnosed with the coronavirus infection (COVID-19), as confirmed by Northern Ostrobothnia Hospital District (PPSHP). All diagnoses were confirmed on Thursday, March 12.

11.3.2020 News

Instructions regarding coronavirus

In early 2020, a new outbreak of COVID-19 caused by the new coronavirus began in China and has spread to more than 100 countries worldwide. Stay at home when ill and take care of hand hygiene.

10.3.2020 News

More than 3,000 courses already available on Moodle – Optima to be retired in summer

The University of Oulu has been using Moodle for a year now, and the system has accumulated more than 15,000 users. The previous system Optima will be fully decommissioned in the summer.

10.3.2020 News

Oulu University Library units will be closed in July

Pegasus Library will be closed from June 29 to August 2, 2020. The closure is due to the implementation of the new library system and renovation work in the library premises.

10.3.2020 News

Job search workshop at Tellus Linnanmaa

Want to know how and where to find a job? Career Services workshop takes place on 16.3 at Tellus Linnanmaa. This workshop will be all about the job search process.

9.3.2020 News

The summer courses of the faculties 2020 has been published

The summer courses of the faculties 2020 has been published

9.3.2020 News

Webropol environment have been changed

The survey tool Webropol is located in new address and environment. Previous environment with separate usernames and passwords on address webropol.com will end entirely 31st May 2020 as a service of University of Oulu. 

4.3.2020 News

Corona virus COVID-19: Updated instructions on the 4th of March, 2020

University of Oulu has updated it’s instructions concerning corona virus COVID-19: Due to increased risk of disease's spreading and it’s risk to employees’ health, the employees and students of University of Oulu may not travel to epidemic area. Employees and students returning from epidemic area are required to work/study remotely for a period of 14 days after return. University of Oulu does not receive visitors from epidemic areas for the time being.

NB! See updated instructions regarding coronavirus on https://www.oulu.fi/university/coronavirus    

4.3.2020 News

Learn about light entrepreneurship 25.3. in Linnanmaa Campus

Have you considered productizing your own expertise and selling professional services? Would light entrepreneurship be the right option for you?

27.2.2020 News

Current information concerning the coronavirus COVID-19

Coronavirus COVID-19 has caused cases of pneumonia in many countries. Most infected people have mild symptoms. Two cases of infection have been found in Finland (26.2.). However, the risk of infection remains extremely low in Finland.

NB! See updated instructions regarding coronavirus on https://www.oulu.fi/university/coronavirus

24.2.2020 News

Apply now for Erasmus exchange for AY2020-21

There is still time to apply for Erasmus exchange for the academic year 2020-21. Application period is open until Feb 25.  In some fields of study, there are also some Nordplus and NOREK programme destinations in the Nordic countries available. Contact your Faculty exchange coordinator for more information about the destinations available for you.

More information also available at https://www.oulu.fi/forstudents/student-exchange

24.2.2020 News

Facebook Live Sessions spring 2020

Live sessions @UniOuluAmbassadors Facebook page on Wednesdays from 4th March to 13th May

18.2.2020 News

Notice of entrance changes in Linnanmaa campus during 17.2.-21.2.2020

During 17.2.-21.2.2020 entrances X1, X2 and eastern part of Virransilta entrancewill be out of use because of roofs weather shelters lifting work.

17.2.2020 News

Story Time brings two OBS alumni back, Iikka Meriläinen and Hanna Mattila

Story Time events bring interesting career stories on stage and inspire people to find their path one faculty at a time.

14.2.2020 News

Kela has sent out nearly 43,310 preliminary decisions on the recovery of overpaid student financial aid

About 43,310 students on financial aid had income in 2018 in excess of the annual income limit, which was an increase on the previous year.

14.2.2020 News

Learn about light entrepreneurship 19.2. in Linnanmaa Campus

Have you considered productizing your own expertise and selling professional services? Would light entrepreneurship be the right option for you?

14.2.2020 News

Join in Demola!

Do you feel like doing something different this Spring? How about solving real-life cases and problems for actual companies?!

12.2.2020 News

Want to know how to make an impressive CV and motivation letter?

Want to know how to make an impressive CV and motivation letter? Career Services workshop takes place on Monday the 17th of February at Tellus Linnanmaa.