Oulu University of Applied Sciences closes campuses March 18th until April 13th. Also OSAKO’s office will be closed for that time, and we will offer only remote services. You can read Oamk’s announcement about closing the campuses here: https://www.oamk.fi/en/about-oamk/current-topics/?kieli=&ak_osio=uutisjuttu&kid=68&tiedote_id=64897
OSAKO’s services offered online
OSAKO’s office has been open four days a week and we have also been available online thourgh our chat during office hours. As Oulu University of Applied Sciences is closing its campuses, we will also start working remotely. Even though our office is closed, we will be available online from Monday to Thursday between 10 and 16. During these hours you can reach out in various ways, for example on Facebook, with our chat at www.osakoweb.fi/en, by e-mail and with mobile phone. You can find our contact information here: http://www.osakoweb.fi/en/contact/.
Remember the digital student
Thanks to digital student card you can handle your student card issues online. As a member of student union OSAKO you can download the digital student card of Pivo. With the digital card you get all the same benefits you get with a physical student card. Once you have joined your student union and paid for your membership, you can start using the Pivo card. Read more: https://pivo.fi/palvelut/pivo-student-card/
“As an exchange student, you can activate Pivo’s student card as long as you have a payment card and online user identifiers of a Finnish bank. No need for a Finnish phone number, necessarily!”
OSAKO continues to follow the situation with coronavirus actively. We will also follow insrtuctions and communication of the authorities and Oamk. Follow the announcements of Oamk at Oiva or at oamk.fi/coronavirus.
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