Registration for current Bachelor's and Master's degree students

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Bachelor's and Master's degrees at the University of Turku are concidered as undergraduate degrees. Student Union membership is compulsory for all undergraduate students who will register as attending students (Universities Act 558/2009, 46§).

Registration with the University is done annually and the registration is valid for the whole academic year.

  • Registration period for the academic year is annually 1 June - 31 August.

Registration takes place in Nettiopsu

Registration period

Registration instructions will be sent to UTU email to all degree students whose study right is still valid and who have registered with the University as attending or non-attending during the previous academic year.

  • Registration period is annually 1 June - 31 August.
  • Registration period for the Spring Semester only is 1 December - 15 January.

Please read also General instructions for registration.

Registration as an attending student (present)

Student Union membership is compulsory for all undergraduate students who will register as attending students (Universities Act 558/2009, 46§).

Registration as an attending student takes place in Nettiopsu

  • Registration as an attending student is done by paying the Student Union membership fee.
  • The registration is available in Nettiopsu during registration period.
    • If you pay the membership fee in Nettiopsu with Netbank your registration is valid immediately (there may be one hour delay in some services though).
    • If you pay the membership fee in Nettiopsu using the bank transfer there is a delay of  3-5 banking days before the registration is valid. Remember to use the personal banking reference number and pay the exact sum.
  • You can pay voluntary fees together with the membership fee.

In case you can not login into Nettiopsu

  • It is possible to register also by contacting the Student Centre Disco by e-mail (disco [at] utu.fi ) or by post. Please remember to tell you student number or Finnish ID code in your message to Disco. 
  • The University of Turku does not offer registration services by phone.

Only when your registration becomes visible in Nettiopsu, you can:

  • register for courses or exams in Nettiopsu
  • pick up a new sticker for your student card from the Student Union.
  • receive a certificate of your registration from the Student Centre Disco or your Faculty office.
Registration as a non-attending student (absent)

Registration as a non-attending student takes place in Nettiopsu

  • There is no Student Union membership fee charged if you decide to register as a non-attending student.
  • The registration is available in Nettiopsu during registration period.
  • UTU user account is active for non-attending students also.

In case you can not login into Nettiopsu

  • It is possible to register also by contacting Student Centre Disco by e-mail (disco [at] utu.fi ) or by post. Please remember to tell you student number or Finnish ID code in your message to Disco. 
  • The University of Turku does not offer registration services by phone.