Now what well-being week

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Week of well-being

The week of well-being is a yearly event for students and staff at the university, hosted by the University of Vaasa together with The Student Union of the University of Vaasa in collaboration with university key partners. The focus of the event is always on well-being with varying themes. All events are free of charge and open to all students as well as staff at the University of Vaasa. The week of well-being has been arranged at the University since 2011.

For the past few years, the Wellbeing Week has been organised by What now project, which is organized jointly by the Student Union and the University. 

This spring the Week of Well-Being will be held 17.-23.3.2024.

Week of well-being schedule

Sunday 17.3. 

Student brunch of the Vaasa Finnish parish


Monday 18.3. 

Arcade games

  • Available on the 2nd floor of Fabriikki from 12-17


LuontoMieli seminar

Tutti x Warrantti Hietarieha

  • You can go round the checkpoints with your friends, and enjoy Tutti's famous sauna.
  • The event will take place in Hietasaari on Monday 18.3.
  • Tickets for the event are on sale on from 17:00 on Tue 12.3.
  • For more information, visit the event's and Warrantin LiikKu's Instagram.

Tuesday 19.3. 

Breakfast for Students

  • Breakfast will be served at Café Oskar from 9-10 a.m.
  • There are limited places for the breakfast, and registration is possible on from 11 March. THE EVENT IS FULL.


Now what - mini fair

  • At the mini fair you can come and try various of activities and hear about different wellbeing actors 
  • The fair will take place in the August lobby from 11-13 



  • UVA-ahistus is on the subject of VYY's loan assets. Come and tell us what kind of items you would like to borrow from VYY in the future, or come and say hello to the board over a cup of coffee.
  • UVA ahistus will take place in the August lobby from 11am to 1pm as part of the Now what mini-fair. 
  • More info on VYY's Instagram post and UVA-ahistus Facebook event.


Afternoon well-being coffee
The coffee is held at Café Oskar at 14-15 Wednesday  20.3.


Now what - mini fair

  • Weekly mini-fairs continue in the August lobby from 11-13
  • At the fair there will be a chance to win movie tickets.


Hallarit sweats: Kickboxing

  • Follow Hallinnoijat ry's social media for more information


Thursday 21.3. 

Snacks for Students

  • Snacks will be served at Café Oskar from 14-15
  • Long day behind you? Stop by Café Oskar and grab a snack to keep you     going! Snacks are free and limited in quantity. So be quick in case you g    get hungry.
  • Celsius will also be there - come and get more energy for your day! 
  • No need to register.
  • The Vaasa City Orchestra will also be there.


YTHS webinar: recipes for better sleep


CoMedia tries Climbing


VYY' movie night: Dune 2

  • Film night at the Ritz at 19.00. Doors open at 18.30
  • Registration on from 14:00 on Monday 18.3. A link to registration will be added later.


Friday 22.3. 

Sushi lunch

  • Sushi lunch at a reduced price with a ticket from the mini fair from 11-13


Saturday 23.3.

Tutti ry Vaasa Championship Kyykkä

  • The event will take place on the University's campus beach from 11.00
  • For more information about the event and to register, visit the event's page.
  • Registration on on Thu 14.3. from 13.00.


Giga Game Night Advanced

  • Event is held from 14 to 22
  • See Giga ry's social media for more info


In addition, throughout the week (Mon-Fri), you can utilize the following free activities:

  • WSC gym
  • Cinema Bowling and Billiard
  • Tennis Center
  • Vaasan swimming hall
  • Megazone
  • Wasa up

You can use the trials by mentioning Wellbeing Week and showing your student card when booking or taking part in the activity. Ask the staff at the locations for more detailed instructions.


At Fabriikki for the whole week (Mon-Fri):

  • Puzzle challenge: let's assemble the puzzle together > August restaurant gives ice cream along side lunch on Friday
  • Coloring books
  • Board games
  • Now what -project’s poster exhibit

Contact the board or the staff of the Student Union

The board and the staff are happy to tell you more about the Student Union and how to participate!