Orientation Days at LUT Orientation Days at LUT

For all the new students beginning their studies in LUT a joint orientation will be organized. Participating in the orientation is definitely worth it, as it is a good way to ensure a smooth start for the studies.

Just before the beginning of the actual subject studies, a joint orientation will be organized for all the students beginning their studies at LUT. The orientation will be organized both in September and in January during the previous week before the start of the actual subject studies.

Important information about the beginning of the studies, the university as a community, student community, the support services and the study location, Lappeenranta, will be offered during the orientation. International students also receive basic information about the Finnish society, culture and life in Finland.

Participation to the orientation takes place under the guidance of you appointed tutor (read more about peer tutoring). Tutor plays an important role in helping new students get assimilated into the the university system.

Orientation days in January 2018

Orientation days for all new students starting their studies in January 2018 will be organized 4.-5.1.2018.

Orientation week in autumn 2017

Orientation week for Master's Degree Students in International programmes and for Exchange Students starting their studies in autumn 2017 will be organized 29.8-1.9.2017.
See the more detailed orientation programme here.
During the orientation week LUT's Student Union (LTKY) will organize lot of free time activities. You can see the free time activity programme on their website.
Tuesday 29.8.2017.

Open your mind @ LUT

Juha-Matti Saksa, Rector: Land of the Curious
Kalle Michelsen, Professor: Be Tomorrow
Jussi Pekkala, LUT Alumnus and Director of Visma Solutions: Bold Enough to Think Differently
Ville Lassila, Student: Feel the Skinnarila Spirit
Tanja Karppinen, Project Manager: First Year Experience @ LUT

Services for LUT Students
Minna Ranta, Head of Student Services: LUT Student Services
Lappeenranta Academic Library
Language Center
Leila Armila, Project Manager: Welcome to Inner Circle! 

Introduction to Finnish Culture
Tanja Karppinen, Project Manager/LUT Student Services
Info Sessions in English


Tuition Fees and Scholarships @ LUT
Janne Hokkanen, Director of LUT Student and International Affairs
Tiina Kukkurainen, Coordinator LUT Student Services

Studies and Other Practicalities (for international master's degree students + exchange students)
Minna Ranta, Head of LUT Student Services:Offences against Teaching

Mari Trinidad, Head of Study Counselling (+ study counsellors):Studies @ LUT

Studies and Other Practicalities, session 2. (for exchange students)
Mari Trinidad, Head of Study Counselling