Kuopio Student Housing Company


Katiskaniementie 6, 70700 Kuopio

Basic information
City districtRauhalahti
Completion year1987-1988
House typeSmall apartment building, 2 storeys
Apartment types2r+kitchen, 3r+kitchen
Accomodion for162
Sauna fee20 €/month/turn
Car lot10 €/month
Apartment types and rents
room from 3r apartment, 12 m2 furnished (whole apartment is 58m2)
279,02€ / month
2r + k 45,5 m2 furnished
585,62€ / month
2r + k 43 m2 furnished
566,00€ / month
room from 2r apartment, 12 m2 furnished
311,55€ / month

Electricity fee: room in shared apartment - 8 € / person / month, 2 room+k 15€

Note! Please, pay attention room measures are not exact.

Location and distances
City centre3,3 km
University of Eastern Finland2,9 km
Savonia, Savilahti campus2,7 km
Savonia, Opistotie campus3,6 km
Savo Consortium for Education, Presidentinkatu2,6 km

The distance to the nearest primary school, day-care centre, library and health care station is 2.5 kilometres. The distance to the centre is 5 kilometres.


This peaceful little residential area is surrounded by woods and has very good recreation areas for nature lovers.


All apartments have basic furnishing, consisting of a bed with bed clothes (mattress, blanket and pillow), table, two chairs and a cupboard. The kitchen has a table and chairs. All inhabitants share a club room, a sauna (once a week a free sauna turn) and a laundry room. The inhabitants may use the facilities of the Spa Hotel Rauhalahti next door at reduced student prices.

Katiska has a Club room. Please read the Rules for Club room below. You can cook food and spend time in the Club room, if you reserve it. It’s free.

Commercial services:

The Spa Hotel Rauhalahti has a restaurant. The shopping centre Kolmisoppi with grocery stores, specialty shops and a post office are about two kilometres away from the building.

Sports opportunities:

The area has great jogging and cross country skiing opportunities. Nearby you can find the Rauhalahti riding school, a tennis/squash hall and a swimming beach. The Hotel offers a spa, gym and a climbing wall.

For whom:

The building is suitable for families and single exchange students.