Affordable housing for students

LOAS is the housing foundation for all students who study in South Karelia. We provide high-quality and affordable housing for around 3,000 students.

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Exceptions to opening hours
19.11.2019 16:16

The housing office is closed on:

- Wednesday 27.11. from 8 to 12

- Wednesday 4.12. from 12  to 16

- Thursday 5.12. and Friday 6.12. closed

There are plastic collection at all residential properties
4.11.2019 11:42

There are plastic collection at all residential properties

LOAS is smoke-free
4.11.2019 11:40

The lease terms prohibit smoking inside  the LOAS apartments and in the balconies.
Smoking areas are marked in the yard.

Heating in LOAS apartments
4.11.2019 11:39

Normal room temperature is + 20 - 22 degrees.

Finib Asiakasturva and its related group insurance
4.11.2019 11:08

Finib Asiakasturva and its related group insurance.

The housing office and maintenance are closed during Midsummer
11.6.2019 14:50

The housing office and maintenance are closed from Thursday 20.6. to Friday 21.6.

Have a nice Midsummer!

Exceptions to opening hours
17.5.2019 15:48

Please keep in mind the following expecptions to our opening hours:

The housing office is closed on:
-Friday 24th of May from 12 a.m. until Monday
-Monday 27th of May between 12 a.m. to 2 p.m.
-Thursday 30th of May

Summer activities in Vierula
16.5.2019 11:34

It might be hard to imagine but summer is coming. And there is nothing more relaxing than enjoying Saimaa on a warm summer evening.


The LOAS maintenance is responsible for the maintenance of the buildings and repairs inside apartments. You can leave a service request using the LOAS Intra.

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Loas Intranet

Through LOAS Intra, you can browse and rent apartments provided by LOAS. Tenants can book sauna and laundry turns from Intra.



Our apartments are practical, easy to maintain, versatile and very affordable. All materials, furniture and equipment have been carefully selected to serve our tenants as well as possible.

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Loas Energiatehokkuus on tärkeä osa asumiskokemusta

Energy efficiency

Over the last years, LOAS has heavily invested in the improvement of energy efficiency. Thanks to the determined measures to decrease consumption, the rising energy and water prices have meant only moderate increases to rents.

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Miksi Loas asunto

Free Internet connection

There are broadband Internet connections in all LOAS apartments. The connection is not charged separately but is included in the rent.

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