Housing instructions

Why should you fill in an apartment card when moving in? Can I paint the walls of my apartment? Where should I advise my friend to park their car? On the Instructions page, we have compiled information, instructions and tips for applying for and living in Soihtu’s housing location.

Services for tenants

Billiard Room in Kortepohja Student Village

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The billiard room, completed in May 2022, is located in the building T of the Kortepohja Student Village and is available to all tenants of Soihtu. The space is conveniently accessible with your own Village Key, and no advance booking is required....

Broadband connection

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Your rent includes Soihtu's Broadband connection (1 Gbit/s) that offers a fast connection the Internet and all services included in the University’s network. Are you using the net on one computer using a direct a cable? Or do you need the...

Clubs in Rentukka

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Kortepohja Student Village is known for its free time activities and nowadays there are several groups that gather people who have similar interests, upheld by volunteers. Everyone can join without previous knowledge about the topic and others will...

Common rooms

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In Soihtu’s housing locations you can find different spaces for studying and meeting purposes as well as for free time activities. Most of the common rooms in Rentukka are included in the tenants’ rent and a part can be used around the...

Community library in the Student Village

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Hang-out space located in Kortepohja Student Village's building D’s 1st floor is open for all Student Village’s tenants. You can enter the space with your Village key. In the space you can breathe for a moment waiting for a friend...

Digital television adapter, cable network

There is cable TV network of Elisa in Soihtu’s housing locations. So, a digital television adapter must be compatible with a cable network. If you don’t succeed tuning channels to your digital television adapter and can’t find a signal,...

Electricity and water

As a tenant of Soihtu, electricity costs of the aprtment are included to your rent in addition to many other services. If you are tenant of Kortepohja Student Village or Soihtu Vehkakuja, also the water costs of the apartment are included in your...

Exercise

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In Rentukka which is located in Kortepohja Student Village, there is a gym that is open for our tenants and members of Academic Sports from dawn to late evening. You can access the gym with a contactless key card (depending on your residential...

Guest parking

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Parking is allowed only on the marked car parks. Guest parking places are marked separately (parking disc places). MKM Park Service Oy supervises the parking in Soihtu's housing locations. Kortepohja Student VillageGuest parking places are...

Home Insurance

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Members of JYY living in Soihtu’s apartments are automatically covered by a home insurance provided by the Student Union.   In insurance issues the residents of Kortepohja Student Village and...

Laundry rooms

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It is free for tenants to use Soihtu's laundry rooms. Some of them can be used without booking them - you can use any machine available - and some of them you can book on our booking system. Instructions for laundry rooms Building B (Student...

Loan & rent items

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You don’t need to own everything yourself! In Rentukka we have loads of items to loan & rent. We have cleaning equipment, tools and all kinds of fun stuff for free time activities. From the Info Desk, you can find multiple loan and rent...