Soihtu – enjoyable life in Jyväskylä

Soihtu offers communal, ecological rental housing with good quality Our apartments are sweet for students and affordable for everyone.

We administrate, develop and keep up the real estate facilities and restaurant services of the Student Union of the University of Jyväskylä.

You get a lot as Soihtu’s tenant

Our rental apartments are modern, high quality and ecological with sensible rents.

Everyday services for tenants

Take care of your tenancy issues online, check your rent payments and apply for a new apartment within Soihtu.

Online reservations

Reservations for your everyday life: sauna turn, laundry turn and clubroom with your own credentials are available for almost all of our tenants. The link opens in a new tab.

Soihtu Korttelikylä is near the city centre

Soihtu Korttelikylä will be completed in summer 2022.

Apartments of Soihtu Korttelikylä:
142 studios (22.5 – 38,5 m2)
16 two-room apartments (35 – 53,5 m2)

Application period: 1.-30.4.2022
Ready to move-in: 1.7.2022

You can still apply for apartments after the application deadline. Applications received during the application period will be considered first.

New studios in the Student Village available in August

Kortepohja Student Village’s E-building will be completed in summer 2022.

Apartments of Student Village’s E-building:
145 studios (20 – 37,5 m2)

Application period: 1.-30.4.2022
Ready to move-in: 1.8.2022

You can still apply for apartments after the application deadline. Applications received during the application period will be considered first.

Soihtu builds environments for a sustainable future

The well-being of tenants, versatile housing options and well-functioning everyday services are our primary goals. We strive to be active developers of entire neighbourhoods.

See the latest information on our real developments and get on track with our construction projects!

News

Driving routes in the Student Village

, , / 19.5.2022

Remember to follow the driving directions indicated by traffic signs in the Student Village. It should be noted that driving in the Student Village is only allowed for compelling reasons, for instance when moving in and out and for maintenance.

A new Tenants’ Committee for Soihtu Vehkakuja has been formed

, , / 17.5.2022

In May, Soihtu Vehkakuja’s Tenants’ Committee convened a tenants’ meeting, which was held in Lillukka on Monday, May 16, 2022. A total of five tenants of Soihtu Vehkakuja, as well as Kimmo Moilanen, Soihtu’s chief real estate officer, and Jenna…

JYY is putting the members’ home insurance in Soihtu’s housing locations out for tender

, / 11.5.2022

The Student Union of the University of Jyväskylä, JYY, is looking for providers for the insurance package covering its operations. The continuation of the home insurance contract offered to the residents of Soihtu will be evaluated at the same time.