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.

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 April 28th)

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

Apply now for building D!

, / 12.5.2021

If you would like to live in the renovated building D, fill in an apartment applications online or update your current application. Application time 12.-31.5.2021.

Proud of the own self-grown food

, / 10.5.2021

Last spring, Laura Del Castillo Munera, a tenant of the Kortepohja Student Village, read in the tenant newsletter about the possibility of getting her own cultivation box for the summer. Both Laura and her flatmate were excited about the idea of growing vegetables from the beginning, on their own yard.

Village key cards expire 20th of May

, , , / 6.5.2021

The village key cards (ie. the contactless key cards used by tenants of the buildings EFHJKLMNOPQ) will expire on Thursday 20th of May. Tenants of the Student Village can pick up new key card from Lillukka (space connected to Rentukka), where a…