Soihtu is the business unit of JYY

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

Apply for an apartment. Soihtu offers communal, ecological housing of good quality with affordable expenses, in Jyväskylä.

You get a lot as Soihtu’s tenant

We offer modern, high quality and ecological rental apartments with sensible rents. Our housing locations Kortepohja Student Village and Soihtu Vehkakuja are inviting you to see more.

Everyday services for tenants

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

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.

Are you looking for an apartment in Jyväskylä?

Apply for Soihtu’s apartment now.

Our apartments are more than a roof and walls for you. Our housing locations Kortepohja Student Village and Soihtu Vehkakuja are known for their excellent services and communality.

Soihtu Stay – Low budget accommodation in Jyväskylä

Low budget accommodation in Jyväskylä. Stay in a furnished private or shared apartment by yourself or with a larger group. Our apartments are ideal for students, travellers and project workers since you can fit the length of your stay flexible..

We offer apartments with character for temporary needs and travelling in the idyllic student village Kortepohja. During your stay you get access to the village service: sauna, laundry and gym free of charge!

News

Rent increase 1% in March 2022 – changes also in usage fees

, , , / 29.11.2021

Verifying the budget of the Kortepohja Student Village and Soihtu Vehkakuja for the year 2022, the representatives of the Student Union of the University of Jyväskylä and the board of Soihtu business unit have agreed on the rent charged in Student…

Soihtu assisting students to put down roots in Jyväskylä

, , , , / 28.11.2021

Article picture: Anssi Kumpula Text: Kimmo Moilanen | Picture: Petteri Kivimäki People living in Jyväskylä find themselves in a fortunate situation because Jyväskylä is a growing city. The prognoses are looking good since they are…

JYY stops collecting security deposit

, , , / 18.11.2021

In accordance with the decision made by JYY’s Board of Directors, JYY will not collect security deposits from new Soihtu tenants for contracts from 1 January 2022 onwards. This applies to contracts starting on 1 January 2022 or later, in cases where…