For New Degree Students
Welcome to study at the Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture!
Letter of Admission is sent to new master’s degree students in April. You will also receive an info package later during the summer. Remember to confirm your study place and enroll to the University! Detailed instructions are sent in the letter of admission.
See the checklist for new students at Aalto First Year Experience
You can also find a lot of useful information in Aalto University's Welcome Guide for International Students
Into is the information site for everything concerning your studies.
Aalto First Year Experience
During your first year at Aalto you will become part of the academic community and get to know the people in Aalto. You will learn how we work and get to know other students and all the possibilities Aalto University offers. Step by step you will figure out your individual study path. Your tutors are going to help you to orient to your studies and student life in Aalto. Make the most of your first year!
Time of your life
New friends and networks will support you during your studies. Student organizations organize events and activities that build up your skills and let you to have fun with students also from other fields of study. You are very welcome to participate in various activities arranged by students. Also remember to take care of yourself. Affordable sports and fitness classes and venues for students are offered by Unisport. Exercise and energize yourself! Taking care of your wellbeing is also important for your studies.
We support you
The University and the Student Union take care of their members. Various services are available to help students with smaller or bigger issues:
- FSHS - Finnish Student Health Service provides general, mental and oral health care services for students
- The Psychology service at Aalto University offers individual sessions and workshop on e.g. motivational issues and organizing your schedules
- Career Services enhance your job hunting skills and give tips on finding relevant employment
- Campus Libraries loan you study materials and provide quiet studying places.