Lahti Campus lobby





NiemiCampus in Lahti is a one campus area with two entrances - Mukkulankatu 19 and Niemenkatu 73.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we strongly recommend you to order your student/key card immediately through the website of the Student Union KOE.

You can either join the student union and get the student card which gives you student discounts but also works as a key card at or just the key card at

To make the order, you need your student number which can be found from the online student registration system Peppi once you have activated your LUT ID. You can get your user ID to LAB systems from

The delivery time for the card is about 1.5-2 weeks and you will receive an email when the card has arrived to the Student Union’s office. Because of the pandemic, anyone coming to the campus will nee to enter the building by using their keycard. It is very important that you order your card as soon as possible because of the delivery time. Please notice that during the orientation week, you will be able to get into the campus without your card.

More information about the cards please contact the Student Union’s Executive Director Jari Koistinen, jari [dot] koistinenatkoeopku [dot] fi or +358 50 5020 656. More details can be found also from the Student Union’s website at


Mukkulankatu 19 opening hours

Main entrance (the side facing the railway)

Mon – Fri from 7.30 to 17.30

Sat from 8.30 to 12.30

Niemenkatu 73 opening hours

B2 - entrance, entry from Kampusraitti

Mon – Fri from 7.30 to 18.00

Sat from 9.00 to 12.00



Studying in the UAS building is possible from 7.00 to 22.00. Entrance doors are locked at 20.00 (Mondays to Fridays) and after that entry is only possible with a keycard.

Students can purchase a keycard from the student union KOE (room A1095) with a 10 € cash payment. The office is open from 10.00 to 14.15 unless agreed otherwise. Due to the Covid-19, the doors to the campus will be locked and can be access only with a keycard.

Purchasing the key allows students to use the premises in the evenings and on weekends as well as have 24/7 access to the library and the gym. The key stops functioning after graduation and if the student enrolls as absent.

All keycard activity around the campus is registered. All students entering the premises in the evenings and on weekends must log in with their key. Students must also log out when they leave the premises.

Keycards are only for personal use. Lending a key to another person is forbidden. Bringing friends or other people to the premises in the evenings or on weekends is forbidden.

The premises are guarded by the security services with electronic surveillance system and guards. Students must be able to prove their identity and study right if they are confronted by a guard. Guards can remove people from the premises if they cannot prove their identity. If a student causes an unnecessary alarm and a guard arrives to the premises, the student must pay the costs for the false alarm. The cost is around 60 euros.





Students can use lockers at the campus with their student card. The use is free of charge. Lockers are situated in the second floor of Mukkula Campus.

The lockers are only available for daytime use. Do not leave your personal belongings in the lockers overnight.



Lockers are situated in the main lobby next to the coat racks and by the F entrance. Lappeenranta University also has lockers in the 1st building.

The lockers are only available for daytime use. Do not leave your personal belongings in the lockers overnight. The code and user instructions for the lockers are in the locker door. Lockers at Lappeenranta University building operate with coins.





Students can leave mail for teachers in the Student Services from where it is taken to the post room.



Students can leave assignments and other mail for teachers in the teachers’ mailbox. Mailboxes for teachers in the field of business, field of social and health care and language studies are located in the UAS building in the 3rd floor next to C staircase.

Mailboxes for teachers in the field of technology, laboratory staff, language center staff and study groups are located in the 1st building of the LUT University.





Mukkula Campus has restaurant and cafeteria services with diverse food options.

Food&Co Isku Center offers a variety of options for lunch and for breakfast and provides cafeteria services. Lamkooma cafe bar is a lounge area for students with a relaxed atmosphere and student friendly prices.



Skinnarila Campus has several resraurants and cafeterias that offer food for student prices. The restaurant is Saimaa building is called Ravintola Skinnari. Lappeenranta University building has restaurants LUT-Buffet and Street Café. Find opening hours and menus here. The campus also has other restaurants: YOLO, Indiana Curry and a pizzeria.

Students showing a valid student card or a KELA meal subsidy card are eligible for reduced price meals in the campus cafeterias which are part of the meal subsidy system. Students must always present a student card or a KELA meal subsidy card to get the discount.



Safety and evacuation instructions can be found on the general notice boards and walls around the campuses. Accident and emergency operating instructions can be found on the wall of each classroom.