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What has the year 2020 taught me?

The year has been different, and it has required everyone to adapt. During all the difficulties and challenges, we take care of each other.

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FSHS is coming – are you ready?

The Act on healthcare for students in higher education will take effect on 1 January 2021, whether you are ready or not. As a student in University of Applied Sciences the act will introduce Finnish Student Health Service FSHS into your life.

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What does the executive board of OSAKO do? Part 3: Social Policy and Educational Policy

In the last part of our blog series we get a glimpse of the tasks of board members responsible for social policy and educational policy. Would you like to be the next “sopo” or “kopo” of OSAKO in 2021?

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What does the executive board of OSAKO do? Part 2: Events, sustainable development, tutoring and international affairs

Are you interested in organizing events or tutoring? How about wellbeing of students or developing education? Could you be a part of OSAKO’s executive board for the year 2021?

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What does the executive board of OSAKO do? Part 1: Chairperson and Vice-chairperson

Could you be a part of executive board of your student union – as a student, for students? You can now apply to executive board of OSAKO for the year 2021.

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Exchange in Belgium, Brussels

Hello! I’m Teijo, 22 years old, and I study international business for the second year. I decided to go for exchange for this Autumn despite of the challenging situation!

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You can now buy Sports Pass of University Sports of Oulu

Since today the 27th of August you can buy a Sports Pass of University Sports of Oulu (OKKL). OKKL’s season 2020–2021 begins on 7th of September. Most of the sports courses start on the week 38...

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OSAKO’s Board of Representatives to have the Spring meeting on August the 24th

OSAKO’s Board of Representatives will have its Spring meeting on Monday, August the 24th. The meeting will be held as a remote meeting through Microsoft Teams. According to OSAKO’s rules,...

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Who are the teacher and student of the year 2020? Make your suggestions now!

Teacher of the Year 2020 Student Union of Oulu University of Applied Sciences is looking for proposals to whom “Teacher of the Year 2020” –award should be granted. The proposal can come...

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Shipping practices of student cards and stickers changed

There has been changes in the way you order, and OSAKO handles the shipping of student cards and stickers. From now on you can order the delivery for student cards and/or membership stickers in...

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Student: remember the annual review of general housing allowance!

General Housing allowance of Kela is reviewed annually, after a year it’s been granted or checked the previous time. Kela will send a letter to remind about getting the allowance checked. You can...

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You can now buy OSAKO’s membership and student card for new semester

Student cards and membership stickers for the academic year of 2020-2021 are now available in If you already own a student card of OSAKO, it’s enough to buy only the sticker. You can...

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