Apply to become a member of the local sports academy or Urhea (Capital Region Sports Academy; sites not available in English) when you start your university studies. As a member of the sports academy, you get the benefits offered by your own academy for your sports career. You can find more information on the Academy's website.
In addition to your own guidance counsellor, Haaga-Helia offers you the opportunity to guidance provided by an Athletes' study coach designated for the following campuses
- Kati Selvenius, Pasila Campus
- Teija Schalin, Malmi Campus
- Pekka Soive, Haaga Campus
- Liila Mäntylä Peuralinna, degrees taught in English.
We organize networking events together with other universities in the capital region annually. We also send newsletters about current affairs to student athletes.
Haaga-Helia is an elite athlete-friendly university audited by the Finnish Olympic Committee. We are committed to supporting goal-oriented competitive and elite sports during studies.