Taxation of the study grant

The study grant and its provider supplement are taxable income. This means that if you have income from other sources as well, you will also have to pay tax on your study grant. If you have other taxable incomes, your study grant must be taken into account when tax is withheld on them There will…

Laureamko’s important dates 2018

December is here and Christmas is coming. Our member services at the campuses and online will be close during Christmas season. Here you find important dates and info about our opening hours and membership. Offices Our offices will close their doors after this week and opening again in January (depends Laurea’s study schedule). Opening hours…

Actors for year 2019 has been chosen

Student Union of Laurea Univeristy of Applied Siences Laureamko Council of Representatives had organizing meeting today on 22nd of November in Tikkurila. In meeting Council selected Presidents and board for year 2019.   President of the Council in year 2019 will be Anna Marttila (Hyvinkää, Nursing) and Vice-President Ingrid Ramberg (Otaniemi, Social Services). Councils term is from 1.1. to 31.12.2019.…

Me for the Board of Laureamko?

Do you want to be in the Board of Laureamko? What Board? The Board of Laureamko consists of a chairperson, a vice chairperson and a maximum of 8 Board members. The Board is often divided into two teams – advocacy team and service team. Usually the chairperson leads the advocacy team and the vice chairperson…

Laureamko become a member of Finnish Student Sports Federation

Student Union of Laurea University of Applied Sciences Laureamko’s Council of Representatives decided in their last meeting 6th November that Laureamko will join the Finnish Student Sports Federation OLL. Yesterday OLL accepted the application. Student Unions including Laureamko have been part of OLL before through the parent organization Suomen opiskelijakuntien liitto SAMOK. In SAMOK’s last union…

Press release: Laureamko and The World Student Capital network are disappointed in HSL’s decision to decrease the student discount and to remove the student discount from single tickets

In its meeting today, 30 October, the Board of Helsinki Region Transport (HSL) decided to make the student discount in public transport cover all full-time basic degree students regardless of their age. At the same time, however, it decided to decrease the student discount on season tickets bought on travel cards from 50 to 45…

Check your voting rights!

Check your voting rights! Yesterday every member of Laureamko who’s entitled to vote in the elections of the council or representatives, got a message in their personal @student.laurea.fi-email address. If you didn’t get the message, but you think you should be able to vote, please send a claim for corrections to vaalit@laureamko.fi by 28.10.2018 at…

Electoral Candidate Gallery 2018

Get to know your candidates and remember to use your vote in Laureamko’s elections for the Council of Representatives! By clicking the pictures you’ll open a page with a written or video greeting from the candidate. All the Electoral Alliances can be found from Facebook: Ransut, La’SOTE, EsKot and Index. More information on the elections from here!

Mindfulness-based practices in Lammassaari 31.10.

Mindfulness-based practices in Lammassaari, Arabianranta 31.10. at 12.30-15.00   With you there are going to be University Chaplain Tiina Kaaresvirta and Counselling Psychologist Paula Aarnio. They are guiding you through the nature trail as well as to all the practices during the afternoon. Totally you will be walking about 2-3 kilometers. The idea is to…