ESN KISA works to make a more international Kuopio for everyone! ESN is an organization under ISYY Student Union at The University of Eastern Finland. Therefore, if you have paid your student union fee and are a member or ISYY you are a member of ESN KISA! However, please stop by the ISYY Student Union office to fill out a membership form and recieve your ESNcard!

Am I an ISYY member?

Have you paid ISYY student union fee? Do you have a student card? Does it have a valid sticker? If yes, then you are an ESN member! You do not need to pay an extra fee. Stop by ISYY Student Union office (details below) to fill out a membership form to recieve your ESNcard. Please remember to register your ESNcard at in order for the card to be valid. 

I am not an ISYY member, can I still join?

YES! Students from other universities, such as Savonia Univeristy of Applied Sciences, can become a member of ESN KISA. Membership costs 15 euros and can be purchased for the ISYY Student Union office (details below). With purchase of membership you will recieve an ESNcard. The card is valid for one year after purchase. As a member with this card, you are entitled to attend and join any ESN KISA event! Furthermore, the ESNcard grants many benefits such as flight discounts and discounts at restaurants. Check out all the benefits at

ISYY Student Union Office 


Yliopistonranta 3, 70210 Kuopio, Finland


Monday 10:00- 15:00

Tuesday 10:00 - 15:00

Wednesday 12:00-16:00

Thursday 10:00 - 15:00

Friday closed

*Check ISYY office website for exceptions during holidays etc.: