Reversed Christmas Calendar – Donate gifts to families in need!

Dear Arcada students,

Soon it is the season to be jolly… however, the holidays can also be a difficult time for many families that are financially struggling to make ends meet. Especially this year when so many people have lost their jobs due to the pandemic. At Arcada we have for the last three years been challenging student and staff to participate in a collective attempt to make the holiday season a better experience for people in need.

Student healthcare services at FSHS starting 1 January 2021

Student healthcare services for students in higher education starting 1 January 2021

Starting 1 January 2021, the Finnish Student Health Service (FSHS) will provide student healthcare services for all higher education students. A healthcare fee for higher education students is paid to Kela. 

Students who are entitled to use the services of FSHS are students who have registered as attending and who are completing

Notice to Arcada employees and students about possible coronavirus exposure on 6 and 12 November

Dear students and educational institution staff,

A person who visited Arcada University of Applied Sciences on 6 and 12 November 2020 has since been found to be infected with the coronavirus. Not all of the educational institution’s students and staff have been exposed. Individuals who might have been exposed in close contact have been personally notified by authorities. The risk of infection for other people who were present at the educational institution is low.

Welcome to Arcada's Support Workshop online 15.12!

Are you writing your thesis or struggling with other written assignments? Do you have difficulty finding motivation or feeling stuck in your studies? Are you using too much of your time worrying about grammar, solving technical problems or getting the citations and references right?

Welcome to the support workshop for students 15.12 online via Zoom at 15-17 (3-5 p.m.)! In the support workshop (formerly called Late afternoon at the Library), staff from Arcada's various units are available to help students with their assignments and studies.