Accommodation and environment
The Foundation of Student Housing in the Helsinki region (Hoas) is a non-profit foundation, founded to relieve the shortage of student housing in the capital area. You can apply for a Hoas apartment if you are a full time student, you are a degree student, you are entitled to student financial aid and your school is in the capital area.
ASK has a representative and a substitute in Hoas delegation together with the other Universities of Applied Sciences’ student unions, as well as representative in the board of Hoas.
ASK has a yearly board member in World Student Capital (WSC). WSC examines, communicates and influences in order to make Helsinki the worlds best student metropol. The network WSC consists of students and student unions in the capital area. WSC represents almost 100 000 students and strives for a future where everyone has a home, traffic runs smoothly and services work. The network cooperates with cities, universities in the region, HSL, Hoas and experts to make everyday life better for the students and citizens.