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Rentukka gym and study spaces, Opinkivi sauna, meeting rooms Bertta and Lillukka, and Bastu-sauna, are closed until the end of February

, / 27.1.2021

Soihtu closes the Rentukka gym and study spaces, Lillukka, Opinkivi sauna, meeting room Bertta and Bastu-sauna between 27.1. and 28.1.2021 as a pre-emptive measure against the spread of Coronavirus infections.

The general saunas in Soihtu premises closed until the end of February

, / 25.1.2021

The general saunas in Kortepohja Student Village and Soihtu Vehkakuja, including the saunas in building A in Kortepohja, are closed as a pre-emptive measure against the spread of Coronavirus infections starting from 25.1.2021 until the end of...

Were you in Heidi’s Bier Bar on 21.1., or have symptoms of Corona virus infection? Get tested in Kortepohja on 25.1. between 15-18

, / 25.1.2021

Get tested if you were present at Heidi’s Bier Bar on 21.1. (Thursday), you have been in contact with anyone who was in Heidi’s Bier Bar on 21.1., or if you have any, even mild, symptoms that can be related to Corona virus.

JYY’s Council of Representatives decision on 1.12.2020: Service fee will no longer be charged from tenants moving out of an apartment due to renovation, service fees for Tower Building tenants will be refunded

, / 25.1.2021

At its meeting on 1 December 2020, the University of Jyväskylä Student Union’s Council of Representatives decided that the service fees (former transfer fees) charged in connection with the renovation of the Kortepohja Student Village buildings...

A possible exposure to Corona virus in the sauna of Kortepohja Student Village building A on MONDAY 18.1.

, / 22.1.2021

A person with Corona virus has visited the sauna of the Kortepohja Student Village building A on Monday 18.1.2021. Soihtu has received the information from the officials performing the Corona tracing. Soihtu has not received more exact information...

How to recycle all the Christmas waste?

/ 21.12.2020

During Christmas time a lot of different type of waste might accumulate. Proper recycling is extremely necessary, so we gathered few tips for you. Reuse! Any gift papers etc. that have remained good can be reused later. The residual stearin in...

Kortepohja got its own bit of Berlin

, , / 18.12.2020

More than 20 graffiti artists got free hands to do their magic in the exit staircase of MNOP buildings during December. Their work can be found on nine floors, and styles are as diverse as are the artists. Part of the work can be seen through the...

Update your Online reservation service bookmark link!

, / 7.12.2020

The address of the Online reservation service for Soihtu’s tenants (reserving laundry rooms, Rentukka groupwork room, sauna turns and suchlike) has changed. Reserve your tenant’s services from https://varaus.soihtu.fi. Despite the address of the...

The Student Union vintage car Susanna revealed in the showroom in Kortepohja Student Village

, , / 4.12.2020

The vintage car Susanna of the Student Union of the University of Jyväskylä has been revealed in the Kortepohja Student Village. The showroom is located in the newly renovated building C of Kortepohja Student Village, at the corner of the Rentukka square. The car is visible to all passers-by around the clock. The Vintage Car Susanna is a Packard convertible bought by the Student Union in 1960.

The Rentukka Gym closed from all users 1.12.-27.12.2020 (Updated article)

/ 30.11.2020

Soihtu follows the guidelines by the Student Union JYY, the University of Jyväskylä JYU and the City of Jyväskylä by implementing the procedures preventing the spread of the coronavirus. The City of Jyväskylä closes all its gyms from...

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...