Yoga or ice hockey, volleyball or frisbee golf, zumba or gym exercise? What is your choice? There are a variety of ball games, group exercise opportunities, and sports events on offer for UAS students. Additionally, JAMKO negotiates membership benefits for its members on different sports and exercise-related courses and events.

The JAMKO sports services are managed by

Advisor, guidance and well-being, ohjaus(a)
The Board’s event responsibles, tapahtumat(a)

JAMKO's gym

JAMKO’s members can break a sweat at JAMKO’s gym for free. The gym is located on the Rajakatu main campus in the basement of D-wing, room DK25. The gym is only allowed to JAMKOs members so make sure you have your valid student card with you!

Use of gym and sports hall lockers. You will need your own lock to use on the lockers. The lockers are only for short term use and available during the workout only.  JAMKO retains the right to break the lock and empty the content if any misusage occurs.

Study path students of open studies have a possibility to get gym card for JAMKO’s gym. If you want one, contact ohjaus(a)

Gym safety guide

Do not come to the gym if:
• You feel even a little bit ill or have the slightest symptoms.
• You have been abroad in the last two weeks.
• You have been in close contact with a person who has been exposed to Corona virus.

When in gym:
• If you sneeze or cough, cover your mouth with your bend of the arm.
• Use a tissue when blowing your nose and throw it to the bin right away.
• Keep a safe distance to the other gym users.
• Remember to wash your hands and use hand sanitizer. Also remember Finland’s government’s recommendations.
• Use the disinfectant wipes to clean the equipment before and after use.


Check the gym’s opening hours

Academic Sports

The Academic Sports of Jyväskylä offers sports services to higher education students and staff in the Jyväskylä. You can choose from over 60 group exercise lessons a week, from over 40 different ball games a week and from various versatile sports events. The use of Academic Sports services requires a separate sports payment via Academic Sports website. All the information and the list of services of Academic Sports can be found at

Sporty events and well-being

In the athletic events of JAMKO sweat flies and the mind is rejuvenated! Sport and well-being events organized throughout the academic year offer possibilities for fun and easy-going ways to exercise and be together. We offer new ways to move, exercise and advance well-being for different kind of students. In our channels we inform the students about different sport and well-being possibilities in Jyväskylä.

The sports events can be found from the JAMKO events calendar on the front page and on Facebook.