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27.8.2020

Changes in TYS’s services and instructions during an exceptional situation caused by coronavirus

The article was updated on 24th November 2021 (added info that starting from 25th November 2021…
Blog
18.11.2021

The effects of the JHL strike on the real estate services of the Turku Student Village Foundation

JHL, the trade union for the public and welfare sectors, has announced that it will…
News
10.11.2021

TYS Newsletter 9/2021

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16.11.2021

On 18th and 19th November the TYS Housing Office will have fewer customer service employees available – please prepare for longer queuing times

On Thursday 18th November and Friday 19th November, the TYS Housing Office will have fewer…
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12.11.2021

Welcome to the announcement of the results of Tyyssija´s housing lottery on 17th November 2021 at 4 p.m.!

Welcome to the announcement of the results of the new heart of Student Village, Tyyssija´s,…
News
9.11.2021

The rents of Turku Student Village Foundation apartments will not be raised for 2022 – security deposit will be waived permanently

Turku Student Village Foundation will not raise the rents of its apartments for 2022. Rents…
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1.10.2021

Application period for Tyyssija´s apartments has begun – see the instructions for applying!

The apartments of the new heart of Turku Student Village, Tyyssija, will be completed at…
News
5.11.2021

The TYS Housing Office will introduce an electronic appointment system as of 8th November 2021

As of 8th November 2021, appointments can be made to the TYS Housing Office via…
Blog
4.11.2021

From small streams come great rivers – decreasing water consumption starts with little changes

There is a relatively large amount of clean water in relation to the population in…
News
25.10.2021

The new tenant bloggers have been chosen!

In September, we were looking for new tenant bloggers among our tenants to post Instagram…
News
10.8.2021

Sustainable student housing is done together – join TYS’s shower challenge!

Eco-friendly and sustainable housing is a sum of many factors. On one hand, it derives…
News
18.10.2021

On Tuesday, 19th October, the TYS housing office will close exceptionally at noon

On Tuesday, 19th October, the housing office will close exceptionally at noon due to personnel…
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8.10.2021

TYS Newsletter 8/2021

Blog
5.10.2021

CAMPUSSPORT X TYS Geocaching route puts students on the move to explore TYS housing locations

During the academic year of 2020-21, student unions started worrying about how students had got…
Blog
24.9.2021

Providing good student housing is a sum of many things – My educational and interesting summer with TYS

My journey with TYS began in August 2015 as I moved into my first own…
News
9.9.2021

TYS Newsletter 7/2021

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15.9.2021

Application period for Tyyssija´s apartments starts on 1st October, 2021!

Beginning of the year 2022 will mark the completion of apartments at Tyyssija, the heart…
News
9.9.2021

WELCOME (BACK) from the” RESPONSE” mentor team!

Hello fellow TYS tenants, are you full of energy after the summer break? The new…
News
10.9.2021

Could you be our next tenant blogger?

We are seeking bloggers among our tenants to post about student life and living at…
News
31.8.2021

TV channel numbers in Telia cable television network will change on 31st August starting at 10 am

TV channel numbers in Telia cable television network will be changed so the HD versions…
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26.8.2021

Get to know Turku and TYS’s housing locations on CampusSport geocaching routes

Want to add easy and refreshing exercise to your day? Or maybe you have just…
News
2.9.2021

TYS apartments of September have now been offered

The apartments of September have been offered. There might still be some cancellations.  Your application…
News
20.7.2021

TYS apartments of August have now been offered

The apartments of August have been offered. There might still be some cancellation, especially in…
News
9.6.2021

TYS Newsletter 6/2021

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23.6.2021

On Thursday, 24th of June, TYS housing office will close at 1 p.m. and on the Midsummer Eve, 25th of June, the office will be closed.

On Thursday, 24th of June, TYS housing office will close at 1 p.m. and on…
News
3.5.2021

Autumn’s housing application process for new students has begun! – Students who have already started their studies can still apply for housing for June and July

Even though we are all now dreaming of summer, it is good to take some...
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15.6.2021

Housing Office´s exceptional opening hours on 17th and 18th June

On Thursday, 17th June, the housing office will close already at 4 p.m. due to…
News
10.6.2021

On Friday, 11th June, the housing office will close exceptionally at noon

On Friday, 11th June, the housing office will close exceptionally at noon due to personnel…
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8.6.2021

New Real Estate Manager Anssi Aalto starts working for the foundation

In October 2020 Anssi Aalto was leafing through the Sunday edition of Turun Sanomat newspaper…
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27.5.2021

Rents of Kuunsilta apartments as of 1st August 2021 and transition to consumption-based water billing in the renovated apartments of the Kuunsilta housing location

On 18th March 2021, the Board of the Turku Student Village Foundation confirmed the rents…
News
21.5.2021

Problems have been detected in TYSBooking with sauna shift bookings. The fault is under investigation and it will be fixed as soon as possible

Problems have been detected in TYSBooking with sauna shift bookings. The fault is under investigation…
News
12.5.2021

On Ascension Day 13th May TYS Housing Office is closed

  On Ascension Day 13th May TYS Housing Office is closed
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7.5.2021

TYS Newsletter 5/2021

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4.5.2021

Welcome to join TYS’s balcony and yard refurbishment campaign!

Processed with VSCO with c8 preset Are you a born “gardenista” whose hands are already…
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30.4.2021

Housing application process for renovated apartments on the F-K stairs of Kuunsilta begins on 1st May

Completely renovated new studios and one-bedroom apartments will be completed at the Kuunsilta housing location…
News
29.4.2021

Negative Vappu – Best way to be positive is to stay negative

The key to a successful May Day is to celebrate in line with the coronavirus…
News
28.4.2021

Housing office opening hours during Vappu

On 30th April the housing office will be close at 1 p.m. TYS wishes everyone…
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27.4.2021

Tips for celebrating Vappu remotely

This year, May Day, i.e. vappu, celebrations are a little different due to the coronavirus…
News
21.4.2021

TYS´s phone system will change 22nd April – due to the change, there may be a delay or interference with calls during the day

Our phone system will change 22nd April. Due to the change, there may be a…
News
6.5.2021

Turku Student Village Foundation has published their first sustainability report

Turku Student Village Foundation (TYS) has published their first responsibility report together with their annual…
News
16.4.2021

TYS Newsletter 4/2021

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3.4.2021

Will you be working in Turku in the summer? You can rent an apartment from TYS!

Do you have a summer job in Turku? Or perhaps you’re dreaming of spending the…
News
24.3.2021

Coronavirus Q&A for TYS tenants

Where and when to get tested? If you get any symptoms or have been exposed…
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19.3.2021

Links and contact information incase corona worries you

Changes in TYS’s services and instructions during coronavirus pandemic Recommendations and Restrictions Related to Coronavirus…
News
12.4.2021

TYS Housing Office will open on Tuesday 13th April exceptionally at 1 p.m.

TYS Housing Office will open on Tuesday 13th April exceptionally at 1 p.m. due to…
News
12.3.2021

TYS Newsletter 3/2021

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29.3.2021

TYS Housing Offices opening hours during Easter

On Easter, the housing office will be open on Maundy Thursday, 1st April, from 9…
News
26.3.2021

The city of Turku’s Coronavirus Prevention Bus will visit Student Village again next weekend of 27th – 28th March, 2021

The city of Turku’s Coronavirus Prevention Bus will visit Student Village again next weekend of…
BlogNews
16.3.2021

On Tuesday, 23rd March, the TYS Housing office will open exceptionally 11 a.m.

On Tuesday, 23rd March, the TYS Housing office will open exceptionally 11 a.m. due to…
BlogNews
19.3.2021

The city of Turku’s Coronavirus Prevention Bus in Student Village on the weekend of 20th – 21st March, 2021 – on Sunday with a extended schedule from 11 am to 5pm

A lot of infections have been detected in the Student Village area in recent days.…
News
4.3.2021

An error has been detected in TYSBooking application

An error has been detected in TYSBooking application. The application does not work on all…
News
22.2.2021

Turku Student Village Foundation has updated its strategy – more affordable, communal living, and environmentally friendly apartments for students

Turku Student Village Foundation (TYS) has updated its strategy. The Foundation aims to meet constantly…
News
15.2.2021

TYS Housing Office will open on Wednesday 17th February exceptionally at 11 a.m.

TYS Housing Office will open on Wednesday 17th February exceptionally at 11 a.m. due to…
News
11.2.2021

TYS Newsletter 2/2021

News
5.2.2021

New shared car for rent in the Student Village

TYS and Omago Oy have brought a fully electric Nissan Leaf shared car to the…
Blog
11.2.2021

TYS Housing Office will close on Friday 12th February exceptionally at 2 p.m.

TYS Housing Office will close on Friday 12th February exceptionally at 2 p.m. due to staff…
BlogNews
12.1.2021

Resident of the Student Village: Become a mentor for the RESPONSE project!

Are you interested in environmental, climate or energy issues? Or perhaps you’re into communication, advocacy…
BlogNews
28.1.2021

Positive energy to Student Village – RESPONSE invites tenants to join in building an environmentally sustainable city

Where Aura River passes the Halinen Bridge and slowly meanders towards the heart of the…
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2.2.2021

Anssi Aalto to start as new Real Estate Manager for the Turku Student Village Foundation

Construction Engineer Anssi Aalto is the new real estate manager for the Turku Student Village…
News
15.1.2021

TYS Newsletter 1/2021

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10.1.2021

The best selection of available apartments is in the spring

Have you thought about changing apartments? Now is the best time to apply for an…
BlogNews
12.1.2021

Turku Student Village Foundation conducting a stakeholder survey on corporate responsibility plan

The Turku Student Village Foundation started preparations in 2020 for a corporate responsibility audit as…
News
8.1.2021

TYS expands customer experience project to measure customer satisfaction during their living with TYS

In 2020 TYS launched development project to improve customer satisfaction. We have now moved to…
News
14.12.2020

Housing office´s opening hours during Christmas and New Year

TYS's housing office is open exceptionally during Christmas and New Year: Thursday 17th December, the…
News
4.12.2020

TYS Newsletter 10/2020

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4.12.2020

By saving energy, you save nature – grab easy everyday energy-saving tips!

Although electricity and water are included in the rent in TYS’s apartments, it is good…
News
14.12.2020

TYS Housing Office will open on Thursday 17th December exceptionally at 10 am

TYS Housing Office will open on Thursday 17th December exceptionally at 10 am due to…
News
3.12.2020

Moving from a year of challenges to a new one using familiar characteristics

It is often difficult to see which things and events shape a person, the interaction…
News
4.12.2020

We are taking part in the European commission’s RESPONSE project – join us in building an energy-positive city district!

TYS is taking part in the European commission’s RESPONSE project, funded by the Horizon 2020…
BlogNews
4.11.2020

Recycling and sorting your waste are acts for the environment! – this is how to sort and recycle correctly

Did you know that over half the waste that is produced in TYS housing locations…
BlogNews
23.11.2020

Maintenance services of Turku Student Village Foundation transfer to Arkea Oy at the beginning of December – door opening service and security guard’s phone numbers as well as maintenance service’s emergency service number will change!

Turku Student Village Foundation has tendered out the maintenance contract of their properties after the…
Blog
12.11.2020

A research project between TYS and the University of Turku encouraged to save water

If you have lived in Aitiopaikka, Haliskylä or Yo-talo during the previous 12 months, you…
BlogNews
10.8.2021

Grab easy everyday water-saving tips!

Although electricity and water are included in the rent in TYS’s apartments, it is good…
News
6.11.2020

TYS Newsletter 9/2020

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29.10.2020

The new tenant bloggers have been chosen! Get to know them!

In September, we were looking for new tenant bloggers among our tenants to post Instagram…
BlogNews
20.11.2020

Turku Student Village Foundation to streamline its administration

One era reached its end, when the delegation of the Turku Student Village Foundation, in…
BlogNews
26.10.2020

The rents of the Turku Student Village Foundation will not be raised for 2021 – the rents of Ispuri shared apartments will be reduced

Turku Student Village Foundation will not raise the rents of its apartments for 2021. However,…
Blog
15.10.2020

When, what and why? – housing renovation process ABC

Esthetical repairs of TYS’s apartments have been on the foundation’s tenants’ lips, and a lot…
News
2.11.2020

TYS Housing Office will be exceptionally closed on 4th November

TYS Housing Office will be exceptionally closed on Wednesday 4th November due to staff training.
BlogNews
7.10.2020

TYS Newsletter 8/2020

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6.10.2020

Comfortable living in a shared apartment starts with mutual agreements – learn about the rules of shared apartments

Comfortable living in a shared apartment starts with mutual agreements. TYS has compiled sample rules…
BlogNews
6.10.2020

Tenant satisfaction survey provides tips for the development of TYS’s operations

TYS’s customer satisfaction survey was conducted in early 2020. There were three hundred more responses…
BlogNews
5.10.2020

TYS Housing Office will be open on 6th October exceptionally from 1pm to 4 pm

TYS Housing Office will be open on 6th October exceptionally from 1pm to 4 pm…
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3.9.2020

TYS Newsletter 7/2020

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25.6.2020

Office hours during summer

TYS housing office is open only to customers picking up apartment keys or signing their…
News
2.6.2020

TYS Newsletter 6/2020

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23.7.2020

TYS Housing Office will have new opening hours during August – other changes made to services due to the coronavirus epidemic will remain in effect

In August, TYS Housing office will serve tenants with new opening hours. Tenants picking up…
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20.5.2020

Is your student home the prettiest in Turku or perhaps in the whole Finland? Enter in a competition and you can win prizes!

The Finnish Associations of Student Housing Organisations SOA ry and Finnish student housing organisations from…
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7.5.2020

Changes in TYS’s services starting from 1st June 2020

On 4th May 2020, the Finnish government outlined an action plan for a hybrid strategy…
News
20.5.2020

On Ascension Day 21st May and on Friday 22nd May the Housing Office is closed

  On Ascension Day 21st May and on Friday 22nd May the Housing Office is…
BlogNews
12.5.2020

TYS’s chatbot Toivo gets an English-speaking friend – chatbot Hope started working on our website

About one year ago, Turku Student Village Foundation introduced a Finnish-speaking chatbot, Toivo, on its…
News
28.4.2020

Housing Offices opening hours during May Day (vappu)

The Housing Office is open on the eve of May Day´s Eve 30th April from 11am…
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28.4.2020

TYS Newsletter 5/2020

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23.4.2020

Construction of Tyyssija has begun – earthworks and piling will continue during the coming weeks

The construction works for Tyyssija housing location were started on 1 April. Before the project…
News
21.4.2020

Reduced opening hours of TYS Housing Office and changes in the operations of services will remain in effect for the time being

TYS has decided to extend the reduced office hours of the TYS Housing Office and…
News
7.4.2020

Student income during the exceptional situation caused by corona virus

Due to the corona virus, the income of many students has deteriorated for example as…
News
3.4.2020

TYS Newsletter 4/2020

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31.3.2020

Reduced opening hours of TYS Housing Office and changes in the operations of services will remain in effect until 30th April

TYS has decided to extend the reduced office hours of the TYS Housing Office and…
News
27.3.2020

The Turku Student Village Foundation will launch the construction of the Tyyssija housing location – the new heart of the Student Village will provide versatile services and climate-friendly housing

The Turku Student Village Foundation (TYS) has commissioned the construction of a new student housing…
News
26.3.2020

Instructions for tenants moving in at the beginning of April

The TYS Housing Office will exceptionally be open only at 12:00–16:00 from 1 April 2020…
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26.3.2020

TYS increases cleaning of shared spaces to prevent the spread of the coronavirus

TYS has increased the clening of the facilities shared by tenants to prevent the spread…
News
8.4.2020

TYS Housing Offices opening hours during Easter

On Easter, the housing office will only serve customers picking up apartment keys, and we…
News
23.3.2020

TYS´s Housing Offices opening hours reduced – Housing office is open from 24th March on weekdays between 11am and 3pm only to key-picking customers

Due to the exceptional situation caused by the coronation epidemic, TYS will reduce the opening…
News
16.3.2020

TYS Housing Office will have a limited service, the saunas and club rooms will be closed and only the necessary maintenance visits will be made from March 17th to March 31st due to the coronavirus epidemic

TYS takes the coronavirus and the epidemic seriously. We want to protect our customers, our…
News
12.3.2020

TYS Newsletter 3/2020

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12.3.2020

Updated on 23rd March 2020: Follow the authorities coronavirus instructions

TYS takes the coronavirus and the epidemic seriously. We want to protect our customers, our…
News
6.3.2020

Housing office closed on Tuesday 10th of March

Housing Office is closed on Tuesday 10th of March due to staff training.
News
5.3.2020

TYS launches SMS-based customer surveys

Turku Student Village Foundation has initiated a wide-reaching development project to increase tenant experience. The…
News
14.2.2020

Have you always wondered how TYS´ apartment with a shared kitchen in the Student Village West looks like inside? Now you can explore apartments in Student Village in a virtual 3D-tour!

Have you always wondered how TYS´ apartments with a shared kitchen in the Student Village…
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12.2.2020

TYS Newsletter 2/2020

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31.1.2020

Tenant Satisfaction Survey has arrived to your email – now is your chance to impact your housing!

We have sent a traditional tenant satisfaction survey to all residents. Via a questionnaire link…
News
24.1.2020

Housing office opens its doors on Tuesday 28th January at 11am

Housing Office opens its doors on Tuesday 28th January at 11am due to staff training.
BlogNews
15.1.2020

Overall badge competition is here again! Design a overall badge for TYS for 2020!

Last year was the first time we organised a overall badge competition, and the winner…
News
14.1.2020

TYS Newsletter 1/2020

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3.1.2020

Housing office closed on epiphany 6th January

Housing office closed on Monday, 6th January due to a epiphany.
News
20.12.2019

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2020!

http://youtu.be/OmyYt-aJTjE This year we donated Christmas card funds to Finland´s Red Cross´ friend activity that…
BlogNews
18.12.2019

Housing office’s opening hours during Christmas and at the turn of the year

On Friday, 20 December, the office will be open from 10 am to 3 pm.…
BlogNews
17.12.2019

Trends in Turku and elsewhere

Turku is a city with 190,000 residents, six universities and 40,000 students. If you were…
BlogNews
17.12.2019

Holidays in the Student Village

Cheerful Christmas carols echo on the Inspehtorinkatu street at the heart of the Student Village.…
BlogNews
2.12.2019

Christmas-time recycling tips

During the Christmas season, many of us enjoy lighting candles, eating some ham and snacking…
News
2.12.2019

The housing office will close its doors exceptionally at 3pm on 5th December and will be closed on Independence Day, 6th December.

The housing office will close its doors exceptionally at 3pm on 5th December and will be closed…
News
2.12.2019

TYS Newsletter 9/2019

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2.12.2019

An Alko and a pharmacy – responses to a Student Village service needs survey

The board of the Turku Student Village Foundation decided, in connection with the preparation of…
News
29.11.2019

TYKY day for workplace health promotion – TYS staff get together to learn and develop and to visit Turku Castle

The staff of Turku Student Village Foundation (TYS) got together at Turku Castle for an…
News
28.11.2019

TYS Delegation autumn meeting discussed carbon-neutral Turku and confirmed the TYS action plan and budget for 2020

The autumn meeting of the Delegation of the Student Village Foundation of Turku (TYS) took…
News
1.11.2019

Application period for the refurbished apartments in Kuunsilta has begun! New tenants will be able to move into the apartments on February 1st 2020

At the beginning of July, TYS started the refurbishment of the A, B, C, D…
News
19.11.2019

Housing office closed on Wednesday 20th November

Housing office is closed on Wednesday 20th November due to staff training.
News
5.11.2019

TYS Newsletter 8/2019

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4.11.2019

TYS housing location’s waste management is now carbon neutral

TYS has acquired a carbon neutral waste management service for all its housing locations. Carbon…
News
28.10.2019

The rents of the Turku Student Village Foundation will be revised for 2020 – a pilot project for ending security deposit payments will start next year

The apartment rents of the Turku Student Village Foundation´s buildings will be revised in accordance…
News
22.10.2019

On Friday, October 25th, the housing office is closed

On Friday, October 25th, the housing office is closed due to key inventory.
BlogNews
18.10.2019

The new tenant bloggers have been chosen! Welcome to follow the lives of our tenant bloggers on Instagram!

In September, the Turku Student Village Foundation (TYS) started looking for bloggers among their tenants…
News
16.10.2019

The Finnish Red Cross training in Student Village East on Saturday, 26th October 2019

A national Red Cross preparedness training is taking place in Student Village East on Saturday,…
BlogExperience
9.10.2019

Farewell

Everything comes to an end and my time writing this blog is not an exception.…
BlogNews
4.10.2019

Brun…what?

If you are living in Finland, you must know by now that Fazer is a…
News
4.10.2019

TYS Newsletter 7/2019

BlogExperience
26.9.2019

Finnish Sea

“I wish you a kinder sea” wrote Emily Dickinson in a letter to a friend.…
BlogNews
19.9.2019

What is really like….. to study in Finland.

Before I even knew I was going to study my degree in Turku, I only…
BlogExperienceNews
11.9.2019

The time I wanted to go to the doctor but I didn’t know where

I think there’s a very limited number of people who actually likes to go to…
News
9.9.2019

Are TYS´s new tenant blogger?

We are seeking bloggers among our tenants to post about student life and living at…
BlogExperience
6.9.2019

The amazing transformation

Turku is a city in constant transformation, and even though I should be used to…
News
6.9.2019

Yo-kylä Block Party is here again!

Yo-kylä Block party is here again! Year 2019 will offer you a variety of local…
News
5.9.2019

TYS Newsletter 6/2019

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23.8.2019

September´s apartment situation

The apartments becoming available in September have now been allocated and there may only be…
BlogNews
4.9.2019

Results of the customer satisfaction survey

Turku Student Village Foundation (TYS) carried out a customer satisfaction survey in spring 2019. The…
BlogExperience
21.8.2019

If you want to lose weight, come to Finland!

One of the things I most heard my friends saying, after a few months of…
News
16.8.2019

Missing floor plans in the apartment search

During server upgrade, some of the floor plans have disappeared from the website apartment search.…
BlogExperience
12.8.2019

What’s that smell??

Turku has a smell, at night. I know it because I’ve walked the streets, late…
BlogNews
7.8.2019

Unexpected outcomes of being an International Student.

I must admit it: anxiety is my middle name, that’s why I’m always trying to…
News
11.7.2019

August´s apartment situation

The apartments becoming available in August have now been allocated and there may only be…
BlogExperience
2.8.2019

Turku International Market

I was still digesting all the food I had at the Medieval Festival, when I…
BlogExperience
24.7.2019

Medieval Turku

When I passed by the city centre, on the afternoon of June 27th, I was…
Blog
17.7.2019

Residence Permit extension

Only those coming from a country outside the European Union, know how much it takes…
BlogExperience
12.7.2019

About the time I went to the beach in Finland

Around 80% of the times I mention I’m from Mexico, people say “Oh I’ve been…
News
28.6.2019

Congratulations to all accepted to study in Turku!

Have you remembered to apply for an apartment with us and have you delivered your…
BlogExperience
3.7.2019

Midnight Sun, My Love.

I’m pretty sure we’ve all heard about the northern lights, but have you heard about…
Blog
26.6.2019

The time I got lost

Many years ago, a cousin from a different city was visiting my family. He went…
News
25.6.2019

The Turku Student Village Foundation to start renovating the Kuunsilta recidential blocks

The Turku Student Village Foundation will start renovating Kuunsilta A, B, C, D and E…
News
17.6.2019

Office hours during Midsummer

Housing office closes at 13.00 on Thursday 20 June Housing office closed on Midsummer's Eve…
BlogNews
17.6.2019

A dilemma called holiday

Summer is the best time for a holiday, but what happens if you just enjoy…
Blog
14.6.2019

Professors Day (in Mexico)

For as long as I can remember, May was a busy month when I was…
BlogExperienceNews
27.8.2019

Where did I leave the key?

I walked faster as the clouds in the sky were becoming darker. I thought I…
BlogNews
16.6.2020

Office hours during Midsummer

Housing office closes at 13.00 on Thursday 18th June. Housing office closed on Midsummer's Eve…
News
5.6.2019

Interruptions in TYS Booking on Thursday 6th June

There will be maintenance breaks in TYS Booking reservation system  on Thursday, 6 June. We…
Blog
3.6.2019

Good day sunshine!

One of the things I’ve learned living in Turku, is that Finland is either all…
BlogNews
29.5.2019

Finnish air quality

During the past few weeks, people in Mexico city have been struggling due to the…
News
29.5.2019

The Housing Office is closed on 30th May

The Housing Office is closed on 30th May because of Ascension Day.
Blog
24.5.2019

Life goes on….. when you are abroad

I was abroad when my very best friend got married. It was impossible for me…
News
22.5.2019

TYS Newsletter 5/2019

News
20.5.2019

Office is closed on Thursday 23.5.

The housing office is exceptionally closed on Thursday 23rd May due to staff training.
Blog
15.5.2019

Once Upon a Time, in a Parallel Universe…

When I was a child, I used to play a movie in my head, over…
News
10.5.2019

Sorjonen

When I was planning my trip to Turku, I started researching basic aspects about Finnish…
News
7.5.2019

New website and Tenant Pages of the Student Village Foundation of Turku are now in use

The new website and Tenant Pages of the Student Village Foundation of Turku (TYS) were…
News
30.4.2019

Office hours during Vappu (Labor Day)

On the eve of Labor Day, April 30, the office closes at 1pm. On Labor…
News
23.4.2019

Elections in Finland.

My mom always warned me about the three topics I shouldn’t talk about, in order...
News
12.4.2019

Who am I in spring?

  Sunny days in Turku are -in my personal opinion- like a dream come true....
News
5.4.2019

Farewell, Flatmate for two months.

  When I moved in to the new apartment, one of the things that concerned...
News
25.3.2019

(Ugly)Singing in a different country.

When we are kids, we all go through the phase “I want to be a...
News
20.3.2019

You fooled me, Finland.

A couple weeks ago, right after I was mastering the art of walking in incredibly...
News
4.3.2019

What did you say?

There’s something I call “the look”. Do you know that feeling when you’re visiting another...
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27.2.2019

Is Finland trying to kill me?

Ok, there’s a small possibility I’m being dramatic -again-, but I’ve been having a really...
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22.2.2019

How to survive to…. an internal transfer.

The first time a saw a fox in my life, was during my first week...
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13.2.2019

Valentine’s Day, a guide to survive (with your significant one)

There is so much love for us to share. This is our time to fall…
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4.2.2019

Once Upon a Time…

There was a Castle. It was made out of stone and mud, with high ceilings,...
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28.1.2019

Exchange Students: What to expect, part 2

In the last post, I exposed a bit the uncertainty I felt when I first...
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14.1.2019

Exchange Students: What to expect

I’ve seen many people from the nearby buildings moving in and out.  Undoubtedly, January is...
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7.1.2019

Roommates are good

One of the most common fears about studying abroad I’ve heard from international students, is...
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3.1.2019

New Year’s Resolution

When I was younger and full of hope, new year’s eve was my favorite holiday....
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3.1.2019

How to Survive to….. Christmas abroad.

Spending Christmas holidays away from home, might be one of the biggest challenges of studying...

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