Material for New Degree Students: Social Services, full-time studies

Welcome to study Social Services!

Congratulations and welcome to Metropolia University of Applied Sciences!

New students’ first week in August 2019

Our term will start on Tuesday, 20 August 2019 at Myllypuro Campus, Myllypurontie 1, Helsinki

Degree Programme in Social Services, group SXG19S1

Your first course will be Introduction to Studying. Below you see an overview of the first study week.

Tue 20.8.2019

  • 9.00 - 11.00 Room MPA6007: Tutor Teachers Tiina Lehto-Lunden and Niina Pietilä, Welcome words by Leigh Anne Rauhala, Head of Degree
  • 11.00 – 12.45 Restaurant 1st floor / Lunch
  • 12.45 – 16.00 Room MPA5011: IT – Jukka Törnroos

Wed 21.8.2019

  • 8.30 - 11.45 Room To Be Announced: Overview of student organizations Soffa and METKA, student tutors
  • 11.45 – 12.45 Restaurant 1st floor / lunch
  • 11.45 – 16.00 Room MPA6007: Tutor Teachers  Tiina Lehto-Lunden and Niina Pietilä

Thu 22.8.2019 

  • 8.30 - 11.45 Room MPA6007: Tutor Teacher Niina Pietilä
  • 12-12.45 Restaurant, 1st floor / Lunch
  • 12.45-16 Room MPA6007: Tutor Teacher Tiina Lehto-Lunden

Fri 23.8.2019

  • 8.30 -11.45 room MPA6007: Tutor Teacher Tiina Lehto-Lunden
  • 11.45 - 12.45 Restaurant, 1st floor / Lunch
  • 3.00-16.00 room MPA5011: IT – Jukka Törnroos


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 SXG19S1. Please note that some of the times might be subject to change.

Teacher tutors

Teacher tutors for your group are Senior Lecturers Tiina Lehto-Lunden and Niina Pietilä. 

We look forward to seeing you in August!
Leigh Anne Rauhala, Head of the Degree Programme

Greetings from your tutors!

Already excited about starting your studies in Metropolia and meeting new people?

Check out this tutor letter and see what your tutors have in store for you (pdf)