Charge your batteries in between classes! Helsinki Summer School arranges a wide range of social events to help students get to know their colleagues and Finland better while having fun. Most events are free of charge for HSS students.
Certain events hold payments (see descriptions below) and need to be booked and paid in advance.
- N.B. We only have a limited number of places available for these events. Please register to the event in your online application form. You will get a confirmation of your participation when we have processed your application.
- Kindly note that the system does not update in real-time so it might be possible to select a social programme event through the online form even when the activity may already be fully-booked.
- Also note that the social programme fees are non-refundable.
Helsinki Summer School 2020 as well as the Social Programme listed below was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Kindly note that Helsinki Summer School 2021 will not be arranged due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
PRELIMINARY TIMETABLE OF HELSINKI SUMMER SCHOOL SOCIAL PROGRAMME 2020
- University's Welcome Reception and Opening Party, Tue 4 Aug 2020
- City’s Welcome and Helsinki Surprise Walking Tour, Wed 5 Aug 2020
- Evening on an Island (Suomenlinna), Fri 7 Aug 2020
- Wildlife and Sauna Trip (Nuuksio), Sat 8 Aug 2020
- Helsinki Think Company, Tue 11 Aug 2020
- Finnish Movie Night, Wed 12 Aug 2020
- Helsinki University Museum, Thu 13 Aug 2020
- Coffee, Buns and Botanic Garden, Sun 16 Aug 2020
- HSS Run, Mon 17 Aug 2020
- Farewell Get-together, Thu 20 Aug 2020