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New Students in August 2021: Degree Programme in Social Services, group SXG21S1

Congratulations and welcome to Metropolia University of Applied Sciences!

The term will start on Tuesday 24 August 2021 at Myllypuro campus (Myllypurontie 1, 00920 Helsinki), next to Myllypuro metro station.

Our tutor students will be welcoming you in the campus lobby from 9 am onwards and escort you to the classroom (MPC5012) where we will start at 9.30 am. The first day will end at 4 pm.

You will get a more detailed schedule of the autumn term during the first contact lessons.

If you wish, you can check this term’s schedule in Metropolia’s Schedule Machine (Lukkarikone). Your group ID is SXG21S1. Please note that some of the times might be subject to change.

Your first course will be Orientation to Studying.

Teacher tutors for your group are Senior Lecturers Sylvia Hakari (sylvia.hakari [at] and
Taina Valkeapää (taina.valkeapaa [at]

Please have a card, such as a library card or travel card, where you can activate your access pass. Every student needs an access pass in order to move in the campus. NB. Do not take a card with a chip (e.g. a bank or credit card) due to information security reasons.

We are carefully following current instructions concerning the national pandemic situation. Naturally, we keep you informed if it is not possible to start studies face-to-face in August.

We look forward to seeing you in August!  

Tiina Lehto-Lundén                             Paula Lindqvist    
Head of the Degree Programme        Student Advisor
tiina.lehto-lunden [at]         paula.lindqvist [at]  
tel.+ 358 40 641 8256                         tel. + 358 40 527 2824