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Contact information:

Faculty office:
Fabianinkatu 33, 2nd floor
Faculty of Arts
PO Box 3
00014 University of Helsinki

Phone: +358-(0)9-1911 (exchange)
Fax: +358-(0)9-191 23100
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Studies - New students


Welcome to the Faculty of Arts!

This web page is dedicated to new international students of the Faculty of Arts. We've collected information and links that will help you get started with your studies.

If you have any further questions, don't hesitate to contact the Faculty's Student Affairs.

You can also find the Faculty's Student Services on Facebook!

Getting Started

New exchange students and visiting students arriving for autumn semester 2014

The Orientation Course for exchange and visting students will be held August 27-28, 2014.

Wednesday August 27th

  • 9.00–10.00 Faculty of Arts orientation meeting
    The Orientation Week will start with the Faculty's orientation meeting where you will get information on your studies and meet your student tutor. Venue: Main Building (Fabianinkatu 33), room 13
  • Welcome Fair open 10.00-17.00. Your tutor will take you to the fair. The Fair includes an info session and come and ask workshops.
  • Orientation programme organised by your student tutor

Thursday August 28th

  • Welcome Fair is open 10.00–17.00
  • Orientation programme organized by your tutor.

Friday August 29th

  • Orientation programme organized by your tutor.
  • 13–14 Counselling Officer on call in Main Building Cafeteria


For general information, please see the University's Orientation website




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