JAMKO's New Student's Guide

information for new students starting in JAMK UAS

Greeting from the Board

Greetings fresh student!

Congratulations on being accepted to study in JAMK University of Applied Sciences. Student Union JAMKO wants to warmly welcome You to our community. This guidebook is made for you to find what JAMKO has to offer you during your studies.

Jyväskylä is known as a busy and eventful student city, which offers everyone something to do. Jyväskylä is hailed as one of the best cities in Finland to study and live in, especially since there are a lot of opportunities to find culture, sports and student events. And meet lots of new interesting people!

The main task of the Student Union JAMKO is to ensure students’ rights and our voice are heard here at JAMK, Jyväskylä and nationwide. We also provide a variety of services. For example you can buy morning coffee, from our own JAMKO Café at the Main Campus. Or join us to our events like jogging, trips or big parties.

At the beginning of your studies, you will be assisted by our peer tutors, but as your studies move forward, you will across different situations where you may need help, so you can always turn to JAMKO. You also have access to support services offered by JAMK. So do not hesitate to contact us any kind of problems.

Tip: Studying is the best time for try new things, meet different people, go to events and enjoy! Lets do it everlasting stories to tell forward!

All the best,
Jarna Väisänen
Chairperson of the JAMKO board