Student health care services will remain available during the exceptional circumstances in all institutions. You can reach the public health nurse primarily by telephone or though electronic services. You can also submit a contact request by e-mail.

Appointments will primarily be carried out over the telephone or electronic services, which will be used to determine the need for an actual visit in person. You can find electronic services at (in Finnish).  

The centralised services for student health care operate at Mechelininkatu 46 A, 4th floor. Please telephone before your arrival: Centralised services, tel. 050 310 5547.

The centralised service offers the following services:

  • urgent communicable disease tests and vaccinations
  • support in mental health issues
  • contraceptive services and emergency contraception, when necessary
  • Finnish Defence Forces’ check-ups for conscripts and those ordered to be checked up again.


If you want to contact Arcada's psychiatric nurse Viveka Eriksson, you can contact her via or 040 336 0188. You can meet her remotely or for a chat during a walk outdoors.