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21,9% have voted in HYY’s Representative Council Elections


Approximately 21,9 per cent of of those entitled to vote (6176 students) have now voted in the Representative Council Elections of the Student Union.

On the actual voting days on 6–7 November, you can use your vote on the four campuses of the University of Helsinki at altogether 12 voting stations and additionally in the offices of the University of Helsinki in Lahti and Vaasa.

The Representative Council Elections have 622 candidates this year. Altogether 10 coalitions have set candidates and one candidate has signed up for the elections without a background group. The exact numbers of candidates are available on the election site of the Student Union on

The election results will be clear at the election night party at the Old Student House (Mannerheimintie 3) late on Wednesday night on 7 November. The election night party will begin at 6pm and everyone is welcome.