Updated recommendation on face masks at Arcada

Arcada still recommends the use of face masks on campus. The recommendation applies specifically to indoor spaces where many people are gathered close to each other and in situations where safety distances cannot be maintained.

Arcada begins cooperation negotiations

The board of the Arcada University of Applied Sciences Ltd has decided to start cooperation negotiations with all employees, including the UAS’ management. The decision was made on the basis of the need to streamline the organization and operations and adapt it to the economic development the polytechnic is facing. Throughout the process and after the negotiations are completed, all activities including courses and other teaching will continue as usual.

Arcada supply donation for the homeless

The Night of the Homeless October 17 is an annual theme day focusing on poverty and social exclusion. Arcada is organizing a supply donation in cooperation with No Fixed Abode NGO - Vailla Vakinaista Asuntoa VVA ry.

COVID-19 vaccinations for students in Helsinki

All students living and studying in Helsinki can receive the vaccine in Helsinki. Exchange students are also vaccinated in Helsinki. High vaccination coverage ensures that students can continue to attend contact teaching and participate in important events.

Arcada's campus is open and teaching begins as planned

It's time to start a new academic year together and we want to wish you all an inspiring and safe start to your studies! Arcada's campus is now open again and all services are available, such as the lunch restaurant, library and student support services.

Covid-19: Specification of guidelines until 31.8.2021

Arcada's campus opens on 9.8. Due to the increased spread of infection in society, we recommend visiting the campus only in connection with course activities and for matters that cannot be handled online. We continue to follow the authorities' recommendations and update our guidelines when necessary. We encourage everyone who can to get vaccinated as soon as possible.