Welcome to Humak!
Congratulations for your place of study at the Humak University of Applied Sciences. You have great years of study in front of you and to get the most out of it, we will gather important information for this Welcome New Student -page.
We are HUMAKO - Student Union for Humak students, and as a new student you can join us. More than half of Humak students are members of HUMAKO and as members they are entitled to various student life services and discounts that can be obtained through HUMAKO.
First you should start following us in social media:
Members get lots of benefits and discounts
New students of Humak can join student union already in August. As a member of HUMAKO you can take full advantage of your studies by activating a mobile student card. Members get student prices also when travelling with train or bus, and of course also eating is cheaper with student ID.
Join HUMAKO at the web store like this:
Get Haka-tag (what Humak students uses) from Suomi.fi-service to log in with your bank access codes.
Go to our web store Kide.app
Buy membership - either for academic year or fall semester
Get Student ID Slice to your mobile - order user code and password from Slice.fi/upload and download Slice.fi-application from your mobile application store
And if something doesn't work you can contact HUMAKO from firstname.lastname@example.org
Finnish student life tradition: Coveralls with badges
Coveralls bring all students together and helps you to recognize your student colleagues from the colorful student crowds as we Humak students are all wearing the same color - RED COVERALLS!
You can make your coveralls personal by collecting and changing coverall patches in student events or buying them. It is possible to attach useful items to yours coveralls – for example we at HUMAKO are selling shot glasses and champange glasses made from plastic. Attach these to your coveralls and make celebrating easier!
HUMAKO is selling products that will make your life in the student culture more fun! You can buy all of these from HUMAKO web store and its always -50% for members!
PS. If you order coveralls or other products before 5.9. you can get free delivery at HUMAKO-tour when we come to your campus!
Tutors and local division at your campus
There is HUMAKO's tutors and local division working at your campus. Tutors help and support you in your studies and free time. Local division (a.k.a Jaosto) developes campus and organize events.
HUMAKO-tour tells you more about student union works!
HUMAKO-tour goes to all Humak campuses in September. At HUMAKO-tour you can get to know us better. This years tour theme is BigBrother. HUMAKO-tour is coming to your campus:
Feedback, advocacy and harassment contact persons
Students are being offered countless ways to give feedback and advocate their own educational institution, student union and their educational environment.
Student union HUMAKO contribute to the students’ wellbeing and current situation concerning for example equity and equality, living and livelihood - locally and nationwide.
At HUMAKO we don't accept harassment. HUMAKO has two harassment contact persons and both of them can be contacted via email. The harassment contact persons primary job on to support and advise the students that have experienced harassment.
Member services and contacts
If you have any question about membership or other services we can help you:
045 182 0404
Ilkantie 4, 00400 Helsinki
+358 44 257 8884
humako (a) humako.net
Monday to Thursday 9.30-15.00 (11-12 lunch hour)
Cooperation with HUMAKO
HUMAKO and our cooperation partners welcomes You to Humak and student life!