Sports academy

Sports academy facilities are available on Joensuu, Kuopio and Savonlinna campuses.

Sports academy networks aim to support top athletes or students aiming to the top in combining studies and sport career, to offer a service network of different experts, to train athletes and their coaches, and in co-operation with other operators in the area to develop the circumstances of sports.

UEF Sports academy is coordinated by Tuija Pasanen, Head of the Student Services.

Further information on sports academy (

Joensuu campus: Erja Widgrén-Sallinen, tel +358 50 355 6004
Kuopio campus: Tuija Pasanen, tel +358 44 716 2145
Savonlinna campus: Päivi Peltoperä, tel +358 50 437 2888