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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The office is closed on Thursday 23th of July from 1 to 2.30 pm
21.7.2020 15:51

The housing office is closed on Thursday July 23th from 1 to 2.30 pm.

Key retrieval from the office
21.7.2020 12:45

Our office doors remain closed due to Covid-19 pandemic. If your rental agreement is about to begin, please agree about the key retrieval in advance with us by emailing

 Best regards, LOAS

Lnet is down
20.7.2020 10:08

The network cable has been damaged in Skinnarila by an excavator. Lnet is not working. Sorry for any inconvenience. 

Interruptions in the operation of LOAS intra
17.7.2020 11:12

We have some problems in the operation of intra. We are working on them. Sorry for any inconvenience. 

Exceptions to opening hours in July
13.7.2020 15:01
The housing office is closed on Wednesday July 15th from 1 to 2 pm.
The housing office and maintenance are closed on Friday July 17th from 1 to 4 pm.
We will serve again by phone, email and via intra on Monday 20th of July from 8 am.
Summer sauna Vierula opens 1.7.2020
22.6.2020 14:36

Starting from 1th of July the Vierula’s summer sauna is available for every LOAS tenant on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Vierula has sauna by the lake, a gas grill as well as a rowing boat with life jackets. You are free to use the rowing boat, but every passenger has to put a life jacket on them.

Internet connection restored
12.6.2020 8:13

We had network problems starting last Wednesday evening. We managed to restore the wired network connection through a temporary solution on Thursday 4.6. mainly and wireless connection on Wednesday 10.6.

Execptions to opening hours in June
8.6.2020 10:54

The housing office is closed on Wednesday June 10th from 9 am to 12 noon due to training.


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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