1 Sep 2021 2:00 PM - 1 Sep 2021 4:00 PM

Back to Campus: Opening of the Academic Year

JAMK University of Applied Sciences' academic year 2021 - 2022 opens with a live festival! The opening ceremony will be held this year exceptionally to all students of JAMK, also for those who started in previous years - and also to JAMK's staff. Back to Campus is an event for the whole JAMK community!

Time: 1 Sep 2021 2:00 PM - 1 Sep 2021 4:00 PM
Place of event: Pääkampus Rajakatu 35, 40100 Jyväskylä
Event type: For students
Language: English, Finnish

The venue for the Back to Campus outdoor event will be the courtyard area of JAMK's main campus.

At the opening ceremony, you will be greeted by JAMK's wellbeing services and student union JAMKO, as well as our new rector Vesa Saarikoski and Jyväskylä Mayor Timo Koivisto.

Main star of the show is always energetic ABREU!

We monitor the corona situation relentlessly and react accordingly.

Registration in the Student Elmo (logging in required).

Welcome back to campus - Let's be together - Let's be JAMK.


The aim is to organise the event as a corona-safe outdoor event. The event is conducted in accordance with official guidelines and in compliance with applicable restrictions. In the planning and implementation of the event, we will react to possible changes in the guidelines related to health safety. All rights to changes are reserved.

The participants need to register for the event so that the organisers know the number of participants and their contact information. Registration will open later in the Elmo intranet (login required).

Back to Campus is a non-smoking, alcohol-free event.

Forbidden items

The following items are prohibited in the event area:

  • (glass) bottles, jars, cans
  • umbrellas
  • camping chairs
  • pets
  • weapons, explosives, fireworks, laser pointers, spray paints, etc.
  • SLR, camcorder or selfie sticks
  • travel speakers or boombox systems
  • drones

Bags and backpacks are checked at the entrance.