International Office's opening hours:
 Mon-Fri 12-14


Dates of the Orientation for the  Academic Year 2017-2018

Orientation for Autumn Semester: 23 - 25 August 2017
(Official arrival days: 21 - 22 August)
Orientation for Spring Semester:  4 - 5 January 2018
(Official arrival dates: 2.-3. January)

 Programme of the Orientation
(Spring semester)


It is recommended that you would arrive few days before in order to get practicalities sorted before the course. Please see a list of things to do during first days in Turku.

 The following themes are presented during the Orientation: 

  • Presentation of the University of Turku
  • Presentation of the Student Union of the University of Turku
  • Registration procedure and other admistrative matters
  • Faculty Information sessions with practical information on studies and courses
  • Language courses
  • Computer facilities
  • Library facilities
  • Student Health Care
  • Welcome Party organised by the Student Unions in Turku