Contact Student Union

Student Union TUO’s head office is located on the Lemminkäisenkatu campus. Service point is located on the Educity campus. On this page, you can find opening hours, contact details, and feedback forms for different occasions!

You can contact as via email in all matters.

Contact information

The Student Union of the Turku University of Applied Sciences
(Turun ammattikorkeakoulun opiskelijakunta – TUO)
Lemminkäisenkatu 30
20520 Turku

FInd us:
Lemminkäisenkatu campus, B wing, enter from the courtyard

Tel. 045 674 4436
Email: /

Contact form

Invoicing address:
Turun ammattikorkeakoulun opiskelijakunta – TUO
PL 100
80020 Kollektor Scan

Online invoicing address:
Online invoicing address: 003720457841
Operator: Maventa (003721291126)
OVT identifier: DABAFIHH

Membership service points

All point are closed on the week 42 and all the holidays.

We will open our service point in Educity on the 25th of August if we are able to study on the campuses again.

Card payments only!



Monday 10-14
Tuesday 10-14
Wednesday 10-17
Thursday 10-14
Friday 10-14

You can enter the Student lounge in Lemminkäisenkatu every time the doors are open. You can come to make coffee, play Wii or just relax on the sofa.

Salo & Linnankatu

The pop up points are open every two weeks on Salo and Linnankatu.


Next: **times will be updated in August**

You can find us at the library, next to janitors, between 10.30-12.30.


Next: **times will be updated in August**

You can find us at restaurant Muusa between 10-12.


Staff members of Student Union TUO work mainly at TUO’s headquarters, office at Lemminkäisenkatu. Please do not hesitate to contact us! We are here for you!

Tero Rinne Executive director +358 45 670 6650

operative management, staff leadership, financial management, cooperation agreements, communications co-ordination

Lumi Sallinen Adviser, membership service and tutoring & harassment officer

membership and student card issues, student tutoring at TUAS

Marko Grönlund Adviser, promotion of interests and educational development & harassment officer +358 45 881 4050

educational and international affairs, student contacts

Ida Myllärinen Adviser, events and services +358 40 173 4709

event management, marketing


TUO’s board main objetive is to run operative actions at Student Union together with the staff. Here is our contact information, let’s keep in touch!

Carl Åberg Vice chairperson +358 40 414 7397

TUO community and active members

Amanda Savo Member of the board +358 44 238 2470


Akseli Helenius Member of the board


Ilona Piira Member of the board +358 44 363 3090


Julia Rauramo Member of the board

Social policy

Toni Tuunainen Member of the board

Educational policy

Representative body

Pyry-Petteri Lahtinen Chairperson of the representative body +358 50 409 7679
Emmi Junkkari Vice chairperson of the representative body

The governing body of Student Union TUO is the representative body which consists of 31 representatives. Representatives are elected every November and begin work January 1st of the following year. Representatives’ term is one calendar year. Each member of the Student Union is eligible to run for the representative body and has a vote in the elections.

The representative body’s mission is to determine how TUO’s resources (such as time and money) are used. The representative body monitors and guides the board’s work.

It is task of the group leader to promote the flow of information between the representatives’ president & vice-president and its own group. The group leader also can lead his group by arranging group meetings.

Student Union TUO’s Chairperson is the Chairperson of the representative body. The Student Union’s Executive Director acts as the secretary of the representative body.

Members of the representative body 2019

Tekniikan Taitajat (Students of technical fields)
Jose Palmeiro
Eeva-Maria Kuparinen (group leader)
Jesse Nyholm
Sebastian Preussner
Susanna Jalo
Pyry-Petteri Lahtinen
Mari Lötjönen
Miikka Raittila
Niko Penttilä
Stefan Zinck
Jone Nousiainen

Tradenomiopiskelijat (Students of business administration)
Miro Toiviainen
Nantte Luoma
Iiro Rauhala
Carl Åberg
Santtu Pääkkönen
Veera Väänänen
Anna Pentti (group leader)
Neea Kärkkäinen
Jere Vuorio
Viivi Vainio
Kasperi Laiho
Joona Teivaistenaho

SOTE-lista (Students of healthcare and social services)
Sami Lehti
Mirjam Nevala (group leader)
Lisa Holma
Heidi Sala
Josefina Salmi
Minttu-Maaria Lahtela

Oikeat (“On the right”)
Jukka-Pekka Salmela

Eläinoikeuslista (“Animal rights list”)
Matilda Runonen

Alternate members in order of entry 2019

  1. Anton Venno, Tekniikan Taitajat
  2. Oskari Viitaniemi, Tradenomiopiskelijat
  3. Thach Pham, Tekniikan Taitajat
  4. Tero Haapala, Tekniikan Taitajat
  5. Marko Mäkinen, Tradenomiopiskelijat
  6. Aku Larke, Tekniikan Taitajat
  7. Eetu Muurinen, Tradenomiopiskelijat
  8. Miro Niska, Tekniikan Taitajat
  9. Iiro Lehtiö, Oikeat
  10. Teemu Lähteenmäki, Tekniikan Taitajat
  11. Toni Kangasoja, Tekniikan Taitajat


Student organizations at TUAS work together with the Student Union to improve the level of education offered in the various fields at TUAS. Student organizations have student representatives that represent the students of their field in, for example, degree meetings.

Student associations may have connections to trade unions and/or the professional field.


Student Union TUO wants to hear your ideas! Pass them on to us using the feedback form. Remember to leave your email address if you would like TUO to contact you.

TUO’s members can pass a member initiative with other members of the Student Union to the representative body. The representative body will process initiatives in their meetings.

You can also report missing grades. Read more here!

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