IF YOU ARE UNABLE TO PAY FOR MEMBERSHIP WHEN ORDERING THE CARD, DON'T WORRY, YOU CAN PAY WHEN YOU COME TO PICK UP THE CARD.
Student union members are those who have paid the for the student card. New members order the student card and also the sticker for it. The sticker has to be renewed each semester or year depending for how long time you buy the sticker for. People who already have the student card can just order a new sticker to make the card valid again.With student card you'll receive all benefits including discounts from "VR" train in Finland and "Matkahuolto" bus rides for long distances. Also one of the most important benefits is that you get your student meal discount with this card.
By paying for the student card, you support the student’s rights and benefits since the money goes straight to supporting the student union. The student union in every University of applies sciences main task is to look out for the student rights and benefits in Finland. If you own the student card you have the right to vote for the people that become members of the student union.
Stickers for the student cards can be retrieved from ROTKO offices in all campuses. If asked, please show your certificate of studies.
If for some reason you come into problems regarding the student card or stickers, please don’t hesitate to contact us at rotko(at)lapinamk.fi