The business unit of JYY is now Soihtu

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

Meet Soihtu Housing!

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

Apply for an apartment, check your rent payments and take care of your tenancy issues online.

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.

Rent an apartment: get more than one month’s rent for free!

The discount is admitted for new rent agreements in certain apartments in Kortepohja Student Village. The rent agreement begins on the 1st of January 2021 at the latest.

Are you looking for an apartment in Jyväskylä?

Apply for Soihtu’s apartment.

Soihtu is a reliable lessor behind which is the Student Union of the University of Jyväskylä, also known as JYY. 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.

Exceptions in Soihtu Housing services (updated Nov 24th)

In our everyday life, we support the well-being of our customers and employees with exceptional arrangements.

Soihtu builds the new era of living

Soihtu builds modern housing communities. We build and let out apartments, with students as our primary customers, but with more and more to offer to everybody.

Services that create good life are an essential part of modern housing. These can vary from cafeterias to recreational activities. We offer these good life services along with housing as an ethical, ecological and economical combination.

News

Join us in creating a window advent calendar in the Student Village!

, , / 17.11.2020

At the initiative of one Student Village tenant, our goal is to implement a communal advent calendar in Kortepohja Student Village in December. The Kortepohja Student Village window advent calendar will be implemented between December 1 and 24, if a…

MNOP buildings need color and tidiness of common areas

, , / 10.11.2020

In recent years, Soihtu has renovated the tower blocks located in the southern area of Kortepohja Student Village. When the renovation projects in that area are completed, it will be time to develop the northern area.At the moment, Soihtu is…

Soihtu didn’t have any foreknowledge of last weekend’s event – we apologize for the disturbance

, / 9.11.2020

A yard event has been organized in front of Rentukka on last Saturday, November 7, 2020, for which we have received feedback to Soihtu Housing customer service. Soihtu or Rentukka did not know about the event in advance, and thus we have not been…