Student Union

Representative Council elections 2018

The next Representative Council elections of the Student Union of the University of Helsinki (HYY) are conducted on 31st of October to the 2nd of November and  5th-7th of November.

You'll find the list of candidates here.

HYY’s Representative Council elections are conducted to elect 60 members into the council, the highest decision-making body of the Student Union. All HYY’s members, around 27,000 students at the University of Helsinki, have the right to vote in the elections.

You can use your right to vote at HYY’s election website at

For more information on the Representative Council, its operations and power and, for instance, a list of the council’s members, please see here.