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19.11.2019

Housing office closed on Wednesday 20th November

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

TYS Newsletter 8/2019

BlogNews
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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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…
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…
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…
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22.5.2019

TYS Newsletter 5/2019

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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…
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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…
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30.4.2019

Office hours during Vappu (Labor Day)

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

Elections in Finland.

News
12.4.2019

Who am I in spring?

News
5.4.2019

Farewell, Flatmate for two months.

News
25.3.2019

(Ugly)Singing in a different country.

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20.3.2019

You fooled me, Finland.

News
4.3.2019

What did you say?

News
27.2.2019

Is Finland trying to kill me?

News
22.2.2019

How to survive to…. an internal transfer.

News
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…
News
4.2.2019

Once Upon a Time…

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28.1.2019

Exchange Students: What to expect, part 2

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14.1.2019

Exchange Students: What to expect

News
7.1.2019

Roommates are good

News
3.1.2019

New Year’s Resolution

News
3.1.2019

How to Survive to….. Christmas abroad.

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