Basic information

Osoite Yliopistokatu 16 and 18
Apartment size 11.00m2
Apartment features
Property features common sauna, elevator, hobby room, laundry room, parking space, storage rooms
Rent € / month
Number of apartments 64


Location info

These dorms are reserved for the exchange students of the University of Oulu.

If you want to focus on your studies with a little partying on the side, Yliopistokatu is suitable for you.

Yliopistokatu 16 and 18 are located right next to the University of Oulu (Linnanmaa campus). The dorms are for two or four people and each tenant has their own lockable room. Kitchen and bathroom are shared.

The apartments are furnished with basic furniture consisting of a bed, table, chair and ceiling lamp. Bedclothes are provided by PSOAS and there is a washing service available for them once a month. Tenants can also do their own laundry in the laundry rooms. Kitchenware is not provided by PSOAS but in most apartments usable items left by the previous tenants are available.


A Wifi Internet connection called Campusnet is available in all rooms. The bandwidth is 100/100 Mb/s and no monthly fee is charged. To use the Campusnet you will first need to create an OmaPSOAS account at The account can be created after the lease has begun with a personal rent reference number which can be found on the rent payment form. Once you have created the OmaPSOAS account, you can login to Campusnet using the same account within an hour.



Mail will be delivered to the maildrop on the door of your shared apartment.


Laundry room and bed linen storage

The laundry room and sauna are located on the ground floor. You can book turns to use these facilities in OmaPSOAS. In the laundry room there are instructions on how to use the washing machines.

Bed linen storage is located on the first floor of Yliopistokatu 16. You can access the storage on the last Monday of every month, and change your used bed linen into a freshly washed set.


Additional location info

Neighbourhood info

Oulu UAS exchange students:

  • Tutkijantie 2, also known as Routa, is located close to the University of Oulu (Linnanmaa campus).

University of Oulu exchange students:

  • Yliopistokatu 16 and 18 are located right next to the University of Oulu (Linnanmaa campus).
  • Tirolintie 2, also known as Pohjankaleva, is close to the city center about 3km from the University of Oulu (Linnanmaa Campus).
  • Tellervontie 2 is located in the Kaijonharju area within a walking distance from the University of Oulu (Linnanmaa Campus).
Additional neighbourhood info