TUO’s member identification now also in Pivo

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Student Union of Turku University of Applied Sciences – TUO’s member identification has been since august 2018 the Slice application. This summer, Slice and Pivo have released news about their collaboration. With this Pivo is available for a student ID to TUO members too!

The partnership between Slice and Pivo will enable use of Slice benefits through Pivo in the fall of 2019.

Student union TUO’s members will have the opportunity to choose which student ID they want to use in the future.

What is Pivo?

Pivo is a versatile mobile payment application that allows you to pay smartly to a friend, in online shops and at the checkout without any adjustments. Pivo also offers various services and benefits.

Setting up Pivo application as student ID is easy:

1. Download Pivo application to your phone and enable it with your online banking credentials.
2. In the application, select Student Card and select TUO
3. Follow the instructions in the application to create a card for yourself.

Pivo Student Card requires a valid student union membership and Finnish online banking codes. You can change the image twice a year.

We encourage our old and new members to check that their membership information is up to date. You can check this by editing the membership form on the wallet page of our online store. This is to ensure that Pivo is easy to deploy.

KELA’s meal subsidy card in Pivo

An open student card will be offered for all TUAS students in Pivo. The student card contains the meal subsidy card issued by KELA and it is valid in selected student restaurants. Other benefits of the student union TUO cannot be utilized with this student card without the membership of TUO. The open student card is also not valid for student identification for VR or Matkahuolto. The student card can be downloaded on week 36.

For more information:

Tero Rinne
Executive director
tel. 0456706650
tero.rinne@opiskelijakunta.net