Student Union Membership is compulsory by law, but the benefits it brings are worth it.In order to be registered as present and have the right to study, receive credits and have your study results registered, you must pay the Student union fee.
As a member of the Student Union of Åbo Akademi University you are entitled to health care organized by Finnish Student Health Care Services (FSHS). By showing your student card you will also receive discounts on lunches at the student restaurants, a 50 % discount on ticket prices on trains and long distance coaches, reduced rates at youth hostels and lots of other student discounts. And you will, of course, be able to use the services of the Student Union of Åbo Akademi.
For more information about the Student Union fee and membership benefits, please visit the Student Union’s web pages.
Members of the Åbo Akademi University Student Union can also take part in sports activities that are arranged for students at Åbo Akademi University by paying the sports fee. For more information, please see under ÅAU Sports.