The building of Välkkylä in the 1960’s was the first step in the widescale construction of student housing in Oulu. In honor of PSOAS’ 50th anniversary all houses in Välkkylä have been named after the housing foundation and local student housing notables. Click here to find out more about the names.Read more
This story is true. Mikko Perälä is nowadays a successful serial entrepreneur. At the beginning of 2000 he was an imaginative runner of a speakeasy and the organizer of a sex video festival. The mother ship for all of this fuss was the legendary Pohjankaleva building in Alppila!Read more
For many a student apartment is a dear home for several years. Over the years hundreds of photos of personal and beautiful homes have been seen in our famous Kuvakämppänjä photo campaign.. In honor of our 50th anniversary we have dug our archives for photos from before the internet.
Life is sweet in your kind of home. Since 2017 thePSOAS tenants have had the option of tuning their home by painting walls and making it their own. PSOAS provides the paints!Read more
In Oulu having a car is not necessary. However, if an occasional need for a vehicle comes up, PSOAS Car is there to solve the problem. First pilot took place in 2018 and now three years later PSOAS Car has taken its’ place in the lives of many local students.Read more