After admission, please read carefully

Orientation week 2019 material

Tuesday 3rd September

SCI presentation for Master students 2019.pdf

How to Network by Peter Kelly.pdf

Wednesday 4th September - SECCLO programme specific infos

Administrative info for SECCLO students 2019.pdf

Academic info for SECCLO students 2019.pdf

CS-E4001 course advertisement 2019.pdf

Thursday 5th September - Aalto University Services for Students

Aalto Student Union.pdf

Language Centre.pdf

Learning Centre (i.e. Aalto library).pdf

OP - Banking for International Students.pdf

Starting Point of Wellbeing.pdf

Finnish Student Health Services.pdf

Monday 2nd September

10.00 – 17.00 

School of Science Student Services, 1st floor, back corridor (Computer Science building, Konemiehentie 2)


(If you have not enrolled yet!)   

Students enroll at the university, receive certificate of attendance, bus discount documents and other important information.

Please pay the AYY membership fee before enrolment.

Tuesday 3rd September


In front of the lecture hall T1 (CS-building, Konemiehentie 2)

Coffee and sandwich

9.30 – 11.00

Lecture hall T1 (CS-building, Konemiehentie 2)

Welcome to the School of Science and Introduction
The dean welcomes new students and practical information about studying at Aalto. 

11.15 – 12.00

Lecture hall TU2 (TUAS Building, Maarintie 8)

How to Network by Peter Kelly
Learn how to network and take part in interesting exercises with your fellow students.



A group photo! (all new students at the School of Science)

13.00 – 15.00

Aalto University opening of the academic year
Official opening ceremony. The ceremony is invitation only.

15.30 – 19.00


Aalto Party is the official but more relaxed after-party to the opening of the academic year. This party brings together students and staff in various outdoor activities.

Wednesday 4th September

9.30 – 12.00

Lecture hall T3 (CS-building, Konemiehentie 2, 2nd floor)

Orientation for SECCLO students: administrative session
Speakers: Eija Kujanpää (Manager of International Relations), Laura Mursu (Study Coordinator)

11.30 – 13.00


SCI Get Together –lunch
The School of Science invites all new students to lunch. You can get to know your fellow students, teachers and staff of the School of Science.

13.15 – 15.00

Lecture hall T3 (CS-building, Konemiehentie 2, 2nd floor)

Orientation for SECCLO students: academic session
Speaker: Professor Tuomas Aura (Director of the Programme)


Near lecture hall T3 (CS-building, Konemiehentie 2, 2nd floor)

Group photo after the academic session (Security students only)

Thursday 5th September

9.00 – 11.30

Lecture hall Aalto (Undergraduate Center, Otakaari 1)

Aalto University Services for Students

9.05 - 9.20 Welcome to Aalto University!

9.20 - 10.20 Intercultural Communication

10.20 - 10.30 Aalto IT Services

10.30 - 10.40 Library and Information Services

10.40 - 10.50 Student Healthcare Services

10.50 - 11.00 Unisport

11.00 - 11.20 Aalto University Student Union

11.20 - 11.30 Starting Point of Wellbeing


Lobby in front of the lecture hall A (Undergraduate Center, Otakaari 1)

Service fair

University Psychology Services

Police, Western Uusimaa Depatrment

University Chaplains

Visit Espoo

Helsinki Tourist Information

Erasmus Student Network Aalto

Aalto Sustainability Hub

Aalto IT Services

Unisport AaltoES


Aalto University Career Services

Aalto Ventures Programme

Library and Information Services


Student Healthcare Services

Language Centre

15:00 – 16:00

Lecture hall Aalto (Undergraduate Center, Otakaari 1)

You will get information on guilds of Aalto University.

Friday 6th September


Meeting room A142 (Computer Science Building, Konemiehentie 2)

Meeting with SECCLO students & Prof. Tuomas Aura
Discussion on course selections and finalizing personal study plan (HOPS)


Lecture hall A (Aalto) (Undergraduate Center, Otakaari 1)

Enthusiasm, opportunities and personal growth by Professor Esa Saarinen

13.15 – 15.00

IT-class C106 (Computer Science Building, Konemiehentie 2)

Question clinic
Staff from the degree programmes will be there to help you with all your questions considering for example enrolling to courses and exams.


Instruction videos in English