Student union

About student union

Turku University of Applied Sciences Student Union - TUO's purpose is to monitor the interests of students and to make the students' voice heard in the University of Applied Sciences and in the decision-making of the cities - in Salo and Turku. TUO is religiously and politically non-committal and independent of trade unions.

As a member of Student Union TUO, you get many benefits both locally and nationally. For example, you get discounts on event tickets and services of partner companies, as well as personal help and support in problematic situations of student life.

Strategy

The student union strategy guides operations for several years. The strategy guides all activities in the student union.

You can find the student union strategy here

Rules

The rules of the student union guide the activities and contain e.g. activities of the student council and the board.

You can find the student union rules here!

Management and administration rule

The management and administration rule of the student union specifies the rules and focuses more on practical matters.

You can find the student union management and administration rule here!

Board

The student union TUO board is elected by the student council for one calendar year at a time. The board are operational unit of the student union. They follow the action plan approved by the student council and represent students at important decision-making tables as well as at various student events and informal events. The members of the board work in close cooperation with the staff of the student union for a better tomorrow for students.

Board members are here for the entire community. You can always contact us or grab us by sleeve in the hallway. We are here just for you.

Teemu Heinonen

Teemu Heinonen

Chair of the board

Rosa Hynynen

Rosa Hynynen

Vicechair of the board

Joni Rönnvall

Joni Rönnvall

Member of the board

Onni Kivivirta

Onni Kivivirta

Member of the board

Olga Hellman

Olga Hellman

Member of the board

Social policy and international

Aapo Kainumaa

Aapo Kainumaa

Member of the board

Viestintä ja tapahtumat

Reina Ketonen

Reina Ketonen

Member of the board

Staff

The daily activities of the student union at the office are run by the staff together with the board. The staff members act as support for the board in implementing the action plan approved by the student council. All staff members help student representatives, the student council and all members of our community.

Meidät tavoitat eripäivinä TUO Loungesta tai sitten suosittelemme ottamaan yhteyttä sähköpostilla. Aina kun näet meidät käytävillä kävelemässä, niin ota hihasta kiinni, jos haluat jutella. Olemme täällä kaikkien yhteisön jäsenten tukena sekä apuna tilanteessa kuin tilanteessa.

Marko Grönlund

Marko Grönlund

Excutive Director

Aino Mustalahti

Aino Mustalahti

viestinnän ja tuutoroinnin asiantuntija

Jukka-Pekka Salmela

Jukka-Pekka Salmela

Edunvalvonnan ja palvelujen asiantuntija

Mauri

Mauri

Officer of cleaning

Kia karne

Kia karne

opiskelijakulttuurin ja tuutoroinnin asiantuntija

Noora Läntinen

Noora Läntinen

kumppanuuksien ja hallinnon asiantuntija

Alex Luotonen

Alex Luotonen

Chair of student council

Lauri Joukas

Lauri Joukas

Vicechair of student council

Student council

Student union TUO is managed by a 21-member student council, which meets at least three times a year. The student council is elected in autumn and its term of office is a calendar year. Every member of the student body has the opportunity to run for student council and to vote in student council elections.

The student council decides on the action plan and budget, approves the activity report and the financial statements, determines the amount of the membership fee and decides on possible rule changes. In addition, the student council, e.g. elects TUO's board and student representatives to Turku University of Applied Sciences' board and study support board.

The council group chairperson promote information between the presidency of the student council and his own group. The council group chairman can also lead the activities of his group by organizing group meetings, where the matters to be decided are discussed among the group.

According to the rules of the student union, the chair of the student council is the chair of the student union. The secretary of the student council is the executive director of the student union.

Tekniikan Taitajat

Yhteyshenkilö Toni Saari

Members:
Sanni Huhtiniemi
Toni Saari
Santeri Levo
Oliver Vesa
Eetu Äikäs
Wiljam Sundström

Alternate members:
Sandra Dyster
Elsa Rannikko
Erkki Viitala
Vilho Sipilä

Tradenomivaikuttajat

Yhteyshenkilö Juha-Pekka Tuominen

Members:
Alex Luotonen
Henri Tran
Iris Laineste
Hannah Nurmi
Juha-Pekka Tuominen
Oskari Sahlman

Alternate members:
Minna Lielahti
Mira Leino

Tuovin Hyvän Mielen Lista

Yhteyshenkilö Selim Laine

Members:
Selim Laine
Tuomas Mäkelä
Lauri Joukas
Iiro Peltonen
Timo Yli-Lankoski

Alternate members:
Sanni Hohtari
Aleksi Palmén
Lassi Tapio

 

Punavihreälista

Contact person Iris Nordman

Members:
Maijastiina Hannonen
Sampo Kurttila
Iris Nordman

Sotelista

Yhteyshenkilö Aamu Keinänen

Members:
Aamu Keinänen

Partner associations

In Turku University of Applied Sciences also has many educational associations for students of different fields of study. The educational associations monitor the interests of students by field of education together with TUO.

Educational associations can have advocacy, education policy and social policy equivalents who represent their field at teachers' meetings, collect feedback from students, participate in TUOs advocacy meetings and bring feedback from the education program to students.

In addition to educational associations, associations that have Turku University of Applied Sciences students as members can apply to become TUO's partner association. You can read more in the material bank's partner association regulations.

ELBA ry

ELBA ry

MoMe ry

MoMe ry

Tasokas ry

Tasokas ry

SUUKKO ry

SUUKKO ry

TIO ry

TIO ry

TOY ry

TOY ry

TRADE ry

TRADE ry

TSTS ry

TSTS ry

TROK ry

TROK ry

Collegium Musicum Turku ry

Collegium Musicum Turku ry

Turun Wappuradio

Turun Wappuradio

TuKoRes ry

TuKoRes ry

TUAS Tornadoes

TUAS Tornadoes