Become a member

By paying a full academic year or semester membership you can use a student card which allows you to get student benefits around Finland.

Student card is a official proof that you are a student in Laplans UAS. With the card you will be able to proof your student status also in places other than inside school.

The student card gives you opportunities to use a student discounts but it is also a membership card of the student union ROTKO. So as long as your card is valid you will be a member of ROTKO.

How can I be a member?

  1. You are currently studying in Lapland UAS as exchange student or in a Bachelor or Master level degree programme / you have confirmed the acceptance of the study place for the ongoing year.
  2. You have registered yourself present for the ongoing academic year or semester.
  3. You pay the membership fee for ROTKO

NOTE!

Open University students are not eligible to have a student card.

What the membership actually means?

The membership doesn't obligate you to do anything but it gives you an opportunity to have an influence and to participate in promoting the interest of all the students.

As a member:

  • You are able to become a candidate for the ROTKO representatives or board
  • You will be able to vote in ROTKOs representative election that are organized in every fall.
  • You can get a student card which allows you to get student discounts.

Validity of the membership

  • You can choose if you want to buy a full academic year or semester membership.
  • Full academic year is valid from September to the end of next September.
  • Fall semester membership is valid from September to the end of January
  • Spring semester membership is valid from January 'til the end of September
  • If you have a fysical card, the new academic year stickers will be available at the end of summer.
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Getting a student card

You can become a member of the student union and get a student card by filling the form in the link below and paying for the membership.

NOTE! You can use a mobile student card only IF YOU HAVE A FINNISH BANK ACCOUNT! Otherwise you need to get a fysical student card.

PRICES

26€

Full academic year
includes a mobile student card

15€

One semester
includes a mobile student card

36€

Full academic year + fysical card
includes a mobile student card and a fysical card

25€

One semester + fysical card
includes a mobile student card and a fysical card