Student Union

Organisation

Representative Council

The Representative Council of 60 members is the highest decision-making body of the Student Union. The Representative Council is elected through the Representative Council elections every other year, where all HYY's members have the right to vote and run as a candidate.

Representative Council Elections 2016

HYY's Representative Council Elections were held 26.–28.10. and 31.10.-2.11.
Read more here: www.hyy.fi/elections

The Representative Council decides on:

  • The Student Union's budget  
  • Financial statement
  • HYY's Constitution
  • Purchasing and selling of property

In addition, the Representative Council elects:

HYY Group

The Representative Council sets the objectives for the business operations of the Student Union and its main goals by approving the owner strategy document of the HYY Group. In addition, the Representative Council annually decides on confirming the target budget, investment and risk frameworks, confirming the financial statement and granting discharge from liability for the Real Estate Funds of HYY which functions as the parent corporation of the Group. The Representative Council elects and dismisses the financial director of the Student Union and the auditing corporation of the parent corporation of the HYY Group, which also acts as the accountant for the HYY Group Ltd and its concern.

Meetings

The Representative Council meets approximately once a month during the academic terms.
There are several different groups which act within the Representative Council and their meetings involve lively political discussion.

Meetings 2017

HYYE 1/2017
Monday 27.2.

HYYE 2/2017
Thursday 23.3.

HYYE 3/2017
Tuesday 16.5.

HYYE 4/2017
Wednesday 7.6.

HYYE 5/2017
Thursday 7.9.

HYYE 6/2017
Wednesday 11.10.

HYYE 7/2017
Monday 4.12.

HYYE 8/2017
Thursday 14.12.

Executive Board's question hour is held before the meeting from 4.30 pm onwards.
Representative Council meetings start at 5 pm.

Preparatory comittee meetings 2017

Meetings of the preparatory committee in the autumn, all meetings start at 5pm at HYY's Central Office  (Mannerheimintie 5a, 2nd floor)

Tuesday 21.2.
Monday 20.3.
Wednesday 10.5.
Thursday 1.6.
Tuesday 5.9.
Monday 2.10.
Thursday 30.11.
Tuesday 12.12.

Composition of the Representative Council from December 1st 2016 to November 30th 2018

HYAL (18)

Abdulhamed, Rekar  
Alho, Alli
Björk, Tiia  
Fernström, Pinja  
Granström, Sampsa
Grünthal, Lauri
Hoffrén, Riitta
Jalo, Mikko
Järvinen, Sara
Kaajakari, Emma
Koivurova, Antti
Koponen, Matias  
Lahdelma, Minja
Lindberg, Sebastian 'Basse'
Nenonen, Ville  
Nieminen, Elina
Savisaari, Olli  
Timmer, Mathilda

HYY:n Vihreät - De Gröna vid HUS (9)

Ahmad, Mian  
Elolahti, Auli
Favén, Milla  
Pasanen, Amanda
Saarinen, Ada
Sauru, Miro
Silvennoinen, Minna  
Tarkhova, Daria  
Österman, Sebastian

HELP (9)

Heljanko, Viivi
Juntura, Jonne
Liu, Ville 
Meriläinen, Henrik
Mykkänen, Anssi
Talvinko, Tuuli
Teittinen, Helinä
Tuomi, Tytti
Viitanen, Sallaa

Sitoutumaton vasemmisto - Obunden vänster - Independent Left (8)

Hiltunen, Titta 
Hokkanen, Saana 
Kemppainen, Deniz 
Kolehmainen, Laura 
Lemström, Anna 
Lindqvist, Joel
Linna, Lauri 
Pulkkinen, Joonas

Osakuntalainen vaalirengas (5)

Kaplas, Otto
Mikkola, Heidi
Palkki, Teemu
Rahikainen, Sofia
Tuovinen, Aino

Edistykselliset (6)

Ahsanullah, Tarik  
Anomaa, Mattias
Koivulahti, Arttu
Lilja, Anna  
Niskanen, Dani  
Torikka, Peter

SNÄf (3)

Bergh, Claes
Cederlöf, Karin
Olander, Rasmus

Sosialidemokraattiset opiskelijat (2)

Valtonen, Jetro  
Loima, Maria