Membership terms

Who can become a member?

All students enrolled as attending at Jyväskylä University of Applied Sciences can be members of the Students’ Union. The Students’ Union can also accept other Jyväskylä University of Applied Sciences students as members. Resignation from membership, termination of membership and other matters related to membership are specified in more detail in the rules of the Students’ Union.

The student has to fulfill all of the following criteria:

  1. You are studying in Jamk.
  2. You are enrolled as attending for the academic year/term.
  3. You become a member of student union JAMKO.

In addition 

  • JAMKO’s membership and student card are available only for students studying at Jyväskylä University of Applied Sciences.
  • Please note that you are responsible for providing accurate information, and misuse of the card is a punishable act.
  • Your ID will be checked when the new student card is handed over, so you must have your ID with you when picking up the card.
  • The card may not be delivered without liability if the image or text on the card is against good manners or does not represent the person who ordered the card.
  • You agree that your personal information, your right to study and your eligibility for membership will be verified from the student and study register of the University of applied sciences, and later from the national databases. You give permission to use your social security number or other unique identifier that can be used for verification.
  • Your data can be stored in the CRM member register and can be processed. Your data may be disclosed to the following Students’ Unions:
    • Arcada Student Union – ASK
    • The Student Union of Diaconia University of Applied Sciences O’Diako
    • The Student Union of Haaga-Helia – Helga
    • Student Union of Humak University of Applied Sciences HUMAKO
    • The Student Union of Laurea University of Applied Sciences Laureamko
    • Student Union of Metropolia University of Applied Sciences METKA
    • The student union of the Turku University of Applied Sciences – TUO
    • Student Union of JAMK University of Applied Sciences – JAMKO
  • Your data can be transferred between the CRM member register, online store, VIRTA/KOSKI database, student ID and other systems necessary for the activities of the Students’ Union.