Student Union Helga
Student Union Helga is a public corporation defined in the Universities of Applied Sciences Act. It consists of the students of Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences.
Purpose of Helga
The Student Union consists of an executive board, representative council and members. One of the most important tasks of the Student Union is to select student representatives to Haaga-Helia’s administrative organs.
Sanctuary for the individual, community for the students
Helga’s operations are summarized in its mission, “Sanctuary for the individual, community for the students”.
Everything Helga does is done with the students’ interest in mind.
All Haaga-Helia students can join Helga. The membership requires you to be enrolled present for the semester. Students can no longer be a preliminary member of Helga after graduating, quitting their studies or enrolling absent. It is however possible to become a support member for example after graduating.
As a member of Helga you are entitled to run and vote in Helga’s representative council election, act in Helga’s action groups, form a student club, use Zone sports services and enjoy various member benefits and student discounts.