ORIENTATION MATERIALS AND VIDEOS
The autumn 2021 orientation days will be held online and partly on campus (depending on the programme). You can find all of the orientation materials and videos from this page. More detailed information about the start of your studies can be found from your own campus pages.
WELCOME TO THE LAND OF LAB & LAB STUDENT SERVICES - Bachelor's Degree
- Welcome to the Land of LAB - LAB Student Services - video of the event
- The President and of LAB University of Applied Sciences Turo Kilpeläinen welcome new students to study at LAB
- The LAB Directors of Faculties welcome new students to study at LAB
- KOE welcome new new students to study at LAB
- LUT Academic library
- DVV info foreign students
WELCOME TO THE LAND OF LAB - Master's Degree
CAMPUSES AND SAFETY
- Campus tour Lahti
- Campus tour Lappeenranta (with English subtitles)
- Campus Safety: Lahti (with English subtitles)
- Campus Safety: Lappeenranta
INTRODUCTION TO FINNISH CULTURE
INTRODUCTION OF STUDENT UNION KOE AND GENERAL INFO ON CITIES
- Video of the event (will be published here later)
WELCOME TO STUDY LANGUAGES
EVENTS ORGANIZED DURING THE ORIENTATION DAYS
During the orientation there will be various events that support the beginning of your studies at LAB University of Applied Sciences and provide valuable information. Attendance is voluntary but highly recommended.
LAHTI CITY HALL RECEPTION, Thursday 2 September at 15.00–16.00
Lahti City Reception at the Lahti marketplace downtown. The program includes a welcome speech by the mayor of Lahti and live music.
LAPPEENRANTA CITY HALL RECEPTION, Thursday 2 September NEW DATE WILL BE PUBLISHED LATER
STUDENTS' WELCOME FAIR Lahti, Friday 3 September at 10.00–14.00
Student’s welcome fair will be held outside the Mukkula campus, in the courtyard. Come meet the presentatives of LUT services and the City of Lahti! You may enter the fair between 10–14 o'clock. Every student of either LUT or LAB is welcome to visit the fair. Language center's presentation is arranged online: Welcome to hear more in Zoom.
STUDENTS' WELCOME FAIR Lappeenranta, Friday 3 September at 10.00–14.00
Student’s Welcome fair will be held online. There are separate virtual rooms for participants. Link to the fairs
LAHTI SIGHTSEEING, Friday 3 September at 14.00
Come join Lahti sightseeing by walking or by bike! Take the tour with your fellow students and use the Action Track app. Departure from Mukkula campus. Download first Action Teack application. Use this QR-code and load Lahti tour or You can download Action Track Lahti tour from here!
LAPPEENRANTA SIGHTSEEING, Friday 3 September at 14.00
Lappeenranta sightseeing by bus. Time: 14–16. Tours start at 14 and 15. The tour takes approximately one hour and the bus will return to the university. Place: buses leave in front of the LUT main entrance.
You can also make the tour with the Action Track app. You can download Action Track Lappeenranta tour from here!
LAHTI RACE & Lahti Fringe Festival, Saturday 4 September at 14 – only in Lahti!
Departure from Mukkula Campus. Compile a team of 1–4 students and start the race. First part of the race is to move between checkpoints with the Action track application. During the race you will see interesting places in Lahti. After visiting all checkpoints you will enter Lahti marketplace. The second part of the race will take you around the Lahti downtown. Teams will receive a new task with QR-codes and visit local companies. Lahti Fringe festival will take place in the Lahti city centre at the same time.
More information about the Lahti Race on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/268068201538369.
DIGITAL ASSISTANT SERVICE FOR NEW STUDENTS 30 August–17 September 2021
Our digital assistants will help you with all kinds of IT issues and guide you when necessary.
You will find us in room A111 / LAB lobby on Lahti campus and in LAB lobby on Lappeenranta campus. You may also contact us online via Discord.
PLEASE NOTE: Lahti campus: Friday 17 September 2021 digital assistant service only in Discord!
LIVE STREAM GUIDES