Arabia Campus

The main building of the School of Arts, Design and Architecture is located in Arabianranta, the birthplace of Helsinki. The school functions will move to Otaniemi campus during the summer of 2018. The Department of Architecture and some parts of the Departments of Media and Art are already located in Otaniemi.

In addition to the School of Arts, Design and Architecture the Arabianranta campus is home to Arcada and Metropolia Universities of Applied Sciences, Prakticum Vocational College, Heltech – Helsinki City College of Technology and Helsinki Pop & Jazz Conservatory.

Bachelor-level studies to Otaniemi Campus

The bachelor-level studies of the School of Arts, Design and Architecture moved to the Otaniemi main campus in 2015. Otakaari 1 is now a lively centre of bachelor-level studies, a place where students from various fields can meet and study together.

More information: Campus development on Into

Services on the Arabia campus

Learning Services

The Learning Services HelpDesk is a place where you can handle study-related matters, register for the academic year, and pick up your official transcript of records. Check the Into portal for more detailed opening hours and contact information.

Career Services

The School of Arts, Design and Architecture's Career Services provides information on jobs and internship placements, supports internships financially, organises job hunting and career planning trainings and events and helps students develop their working life skills. Aalto CareerWeb offers e.g. a job and internship recruiting portal as well as information on career planning and events related to that. The office walk-in hours are at 1-3pm on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons in Arabia, Hämeentie 135 C, room 6146 / gallery corridor.

Library Services

Aalto University Library's Arabia location serves students and university staff as well as customers from outside the university. In addition to book collections, the campus libraries provide facilities for studying and guidance services for information searches.

Sports Services

UniSport (change to locations offer diverse opportunities for sports and exercise in the form of gym training, group exercise, ball games and various courses. Our sports centres are located in Kumpula, Meilahti, Otaniemi, Töölö, Viikki, and the University of Helsinki's City Centre Campus.

Aalto University Student Union – AYY service point

The Aalto University Student Union (AYY) service point is located in Arabia. The AYY service point handles, for example, student card matters and provides a place to buy and sell used course books. You can also buy other study materials and office supplies, such as notebooks and pens, at a service point.

Printing and Graphic Services

Unigrafia produces a wide range of printing and graphic services. More detailed service descriptions and other information are available on the Unigrafia website.


The restaurants in Arabia and Otaniemi service lunch and provide meeting services. The opening hours and lunch menus and other more detailed information are available on the restaurant websites.


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