Information kit for a student 2018-2019

You can find a small but versatile university shop and a service desk called Soppi located on Seminaarinmäki Campus, between the university library and the building T. Soppi is open to every resident of Jyväskylä but it exists especially for university students and staff. We are here to help you in any way we can. And if we can’t, we usually can find you someone who can.

Soppi - a service desk

Soppi helps you with sports fee payments. First, login with you own organization user id and password to Then, please, pay according to instructions using bank account, credit card or PayPal. After the payment you will receive a clear .pdf receipt as an attachment in your email inbox. Please, open the receipt so that it is visible in your phone before entering the sports facility. Then show it, if required. Additionally, color print of the receipt will be accepted also. In addition keep you student/staff card with you. 

It is still possible to pay with cash at Soppi university shop if you cannot use web payment methods. However, we recommend the web payment and mobile receipt for everyone!

 Soppi provides you guidance and a helping hand in copying, scanning and in Print It business. We can also show you how to register a quick key to simplify your signing in to the multi-purpose devices (i.e. printers).

Campus information. In case your lecture hall or auditorium is missing, please, ask some help in Soppi. We provide campus guides, maps, brochures and publications about the academic life in Jyväskylä. Also, the Soppi staff knows a great deal about how to find your way around the campus.

Selection of goods in Soppi 

The whole range of university products is sold in Soppi. Here you can find our t-shirts, hoodies, sweaters, cloth badges and many more interesting utensils.  

Soppi is also a small book shop. We sell pens, pencils, notebooks, calendars, postcards and stamps. Most of the books are in Finnish but many doctoral theses are written in English. 

In case you are about to celebrate someone’s special day, Soppi provides you good ideas for presents. We also have a small assortment of healthy goodies from Central Finland. And in addition we can wrap up your shoppings in some delightful gift packages.

Did you know?

University of Jyväskylä owns Soppi’s business. That means we are not looking for the best profit but the most useful and flexible services. In average, our prices are reduced approximately 10 per cent compared to the recommended retail prices. That’s why we don’t give any student discount.

Contact information:

University shop SOPPI Seminaarinkatu 15, 40100 Jyväskylä, Finland, phone: 040 805 3978 (between the university library and the building T) - more information for a student (HUOMIO: LINKKI RIKKI) Facebook: Yliopistokauppa Soppi - topical information (also in English)

Soppi in map

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Remember also the other two Soppi shops: Luontosoppi located on Harju (a museum shop for The Natural History Museum of Central Finland) and Kipinäsoppi in the building S (a museum shop for The Cultural History Museum).