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Oct 16, 2019

Are you suffering from winter depression? Get light therapy at our units

Repeated depressive symptoms during the dark winter months from October to January may be a sign of seasonal affective disorder (SAD), also known as the winter depression. The symptoms can vary considerably between individuals. The symptoms include: *...

Oct 4, 2019

40 years of subsidised meals for higher education students

The meal subsidy programme administered by Kela offers students in higher education healthy and balanced meals at an affordable price. By eating their main meal of the day at a student restaurant, students can improve their overall diet. Higher...

Sep 10, 2019

Did you know that you can have health check by remote consultation?

FSHS invites all first-year students to a health examination. This examination consists of an electronic health inquiry and, if necessary, a personal health check. You can answer the health inquiry in Self. You will get a personal assessment of your...

Sep 10, 2019

The aim of the substance abuse programme is to emphasise prevention and early intervention

The substance abuse programme for students is an action plan for preventing students' substance abuse and for providing support in addressing problem situations. Substance use may have a significant effect on students' success in and coping with their...

Sep 6, 2019

FSHS takes part in universities’ well-being and sport events around Finland

This autumn FSHS will actively participate in universities well-being events around Finland. FSHS wants to be students' support of well-being and health during the studies. In this autumn FSHS provides especially information of healthy nutrition.

Sep 3, 2019

FSHS health questionnaire for new students now in its 10th year

Since autumn 2009, the FSHS has invited all first-year students at universities and other institutions of higher education to a health check consisting of an electronic health questionnaire and, if necessary, a personal appointment. Again this autumn...

Aug 1, 2019

Pay your student union membership fee

Please note that your student union membership fee for a new membership term must be paid before you can use FSHS services and Self. The student union new membership term started on 1 August 2019. Membership fee entitles you to use FSHS services. Read...

May 31, 2019

Opening hours during summer 2019

All our units are closed on Midsummer Eve, Friday 21 June, and from 1 July to 28 July 2019. There are unit specific differences in the opening hours. See the list below for your local FSHS unit's opening hours for summer time. Travel advice and...

May 24, 2019

FSHS units are closed on May 30th

All our units are closed on Ascension Day, 30 May 2019. You can check the exact opening hours on your own unit's page .

May 23, 2019

Chat will be expanded and made more fluent

From the beginning of year 2019 the chat became a steady service channel alongside our telephone service for assessing the need for treatment and assisting with appointment bookings. Students have found the chat service and find it easy and flexible.