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Student Accommodation in Lepaa

12.02.2020 10:34

Available apartments can be inquired by email from service secretary Ms Leena Karonen ( After 21st July you can also call to number +358440465264.

HAMK will arrange accommodation in advance for students provided that they inform of their arrival well in advance. The tutor will meet you when arriving at Lepaa and will take you to your dormitory immediately. You will also receive the key for your dormitory then and the tutor will tell you about the practical arrangements, rules and instructions on how to get to the school, town centre, etc. from your residence.

Students at Lepaa live in dormitories in the school area. The names of the dormitories are Koivula, Taltela, Tarhala, Uudet rivitalot (new row houses), Kivitalo and Marata. Dormitories include basic furniture: bed with mattress, pillow and blanket (two sets of bed linen, which you are expected to wash – washing machines are at disposal in each unit.), desk in the bedroom and a dining table with chairs in the kitchen. The kitchen is equipped with some cooking utensils, cutlery, crockery and cleaning equipment. The student housing complex has a communal room for tenants, a laundry room and a sauna. Each student is responsible for keeping the dormitory clean. On departure, the rooms must be in the same condition as on arrival.

Rent in Lepaa

The rent of a double room is about €130 / person / month. Electricity and water are included in the rent. Single rooms are available upon request. As a general rule due to lack of capacity, single rooms are available for students with a medical condition (and proof thereof), only. Students will have to keep their rooms tidy.

Lock out

During normal office hours (weekdays between 7.00 – 15.00), the students must phone: +358 40 585 7172 / caretaker on duty. Lock out fee applies: outside our office hours, the lock out fee may be more than €100. There is a €50 charge for each lost or stolen key.

Your personal address

You will be given your personal mailing and your personal e-mail address when signing your lease for the dormitory. You may not use the school address for your personal mail.