Student and Learning Services

The function of Student and Learning Services is to coordinate, provide and develop general student services as well as to develop teaching, counselling and learning at the University of Eastern Finland.

Student and Learning Services offer services and assistance for applicants, students, staff and departments providing education as well as for partners.

Our services:

  • Admissions Office
  • International Mobility Services
  • Educational Services
  • General Student Services (customer service desk, student register)
  • Educational Psychologist Services
  • Student Financial Aid
  • Student Recruitment Services
  • eLearning Support Services
  • Career and Counselling Services

Phone numbers and contact information

The service number for general advice relating to studies is +358 29 445 8900

  • registration, study rights, certifications of student status, transcripts of academic records, study guides, student register matters

The phone number for the Admissions Office is +358 29 445 8990

  • application process, eligibility, application forms, application enclosures, admission requirements, etc.

More detailed contact information on the services is available from the contact for each service via the links in the menu on the left.


Joensuu Campus

Street address: Yliopistokatu 2, Aurora building
Postal address: P.O. Box 111, FI-80101 Joensuu

Kuopio Campus

Street address: Yliopistonranta 1 C, Canthia building, second floor (Oppari)
Postal address: P.O. Box 1627, FI-70211 Kuopio

Opening hours

General Student Services
(Joensuu: Aurora building, Kuopio: Canthia building)

Mon-Fri 10-15

Exceptional opening hours:
Student and Learning Services offices in Joensuu and Kuopio  are closed from 21 December 1 pm to 31 December 2018 and open as usual as of 2 January 2019.


(Joensuu: Carelia building, Kuopio: Canthia builbing)

Joensuu: Mon-Fri 8-18, Sat 10-14
Exceptional opening hours in Joensuu Oppari: The Joensuu Oppari follows the opening hours of the library.

Kuopio: Mon-Fri 8-19, Sat 9.30-14

Exceptional opening hours in Kuopio Oppari: see page



(Joensuu: Aurora building,  room AU170, Kuopio: Canthia building, room 2306)

Mon-Fri 9-15

Exceptional opening hours: 

7.12. Oppitupa closed
27.-28.12. Oppitupa closed
31.12. Oppitupa closed