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Here are the most used terms in Skinnarila, all of them are related to the student union or other student activities located in Lappeenranta. Learning all of these you will survive more than well enough.

Aalef Oy
Company owned by the Student Union which e.g. operates restaurants and runs the campus book store.

Amarillo
Nightclub/restaurant at city center.

Appro
Bar crawl where you collect stamps to your pass.

Armatuuri
The guild of energy technology students, white overalls.

Cluster
The guild of software engineering students, red overalls.

Edustajisto
Representative Council is the Student Union’s highest decision-making body, which is elected every two years.

Enklaavi
Subject association a.k.a. guild of the School of Business, neon yellow overalls.

Excursio/ Kursio
Happy trip or excursion which may include company visits and other joyful activities.

Fuksi
Freshman / a first year student.

Fuksipisteläystäke
A paper where the student who a are studying first year in LUT collect points by performing a variety of tasks and participating in events.

Fuksiviikot
First year students welcoming and orientation weeks. There are many different events during these two weeks.

G
Officially Cafe Bar G, a student friendly bar/café/restaurant located next to the student union building.

Galleria-aula
A lobby/ a place for reading or group work located in the University next to the library. There is also grand piano here.

Giggling marlin “Gemmi”
Nightclub at the city center.

Haalarit
Overalls.

HallOpEd
Student representatives in administration monitor students’ interests, for example, in faculty councils.

Harapainen
Residential area around 11 km from university.

Huhtari
The sports center in Huhtiniemi.

Hässi
The wappu magazine of Lappeenranta published by the PoWi ry.

Jamie Hyneman Center
Workshop and innovation center at university’s first building phase. Here you can tinker and make prototypes for your inventions!

Kaplaaki
The guild of industrial engineering students, navy blue overalls.

Ketek
The guild of chemical engineering students, black overalls.

Kellari
A space on the ground floor of the student union building organized by the student union where anyone can organize parties and other events.

Kilta / Guild
An independent student association which brings together students of a certain degree program and organizes events and lobbying in the degree program for them.

Kiltis
Guild Room, ie the place where you can relax at the school with student friends. Each guild has its own kiltis.

KRK
The guild of mechanical engineering students, orange overalls.

Kylteri
Student that studies business as a major.

Kyykkä
Traditional karelian game where karttus (have close resembelance to baseball bat) are thrown at kyykkäs (small cylinder shaped objects).

Laakso
Area from university to punkkerinmäki is usually referred simply as a laakso (valley in english).

Labra
Skinnarilas most popular bike basement.

Laseri
The restaurant owned by student union at IVH campus close to university.

Leiri
Residential area on the university side of city center around 6km from university.

LUT
Lappeenranta University of Technology.

Lutikka
An access control key, which allows you to go through the doors of the school at any time.

LUTU buffet
The restaurant at the lobby of university .

LTKY
The Student Union of Lappeenranta University of Technology. Pursues to benefit all students of LUT irrespective of the color of the overalls.

Moodle
An e-learning platform used for studying and teaching in LUT.

N-fuksi
A sixth year student of technology or a fifth year student of business.

Old cock
Bar/nightclub near city center .

Pallo
Residential area near city center around 7km from campus.

Pelletti
The guild of environmental technology students, grey overalls.

Peltola
Residential area at city center around 6 km from university.

PJ
People who has overall tuxedo jacket and has letters PJ on their backs are chairmen of the board for their guild. If you have questions about quilds these people can help!

PK-5
Punkkerikatu 5, the place where a saunis is organized every Tuesday.

Plan-b
Bar at sammonlahti residence area few kilometers from campus.

Saimia
University of applied sciences, next to university.

Saunis
A Sauna evening organized on Tuesdays in Punkkerikatu 5.

Sefe
The Finnish Association of Business School Graduates.

Sillis
Silliaamiainen (herring breakfast), a casual event organized on the following day an annual ball or another party which includes food, drinks and a theme.

Sitz party
An academic feast where the participant eat, drink, sing, and act according to a certain etiquette.

Skinnarila garden
Arena where kyykkä is played.

Speksi
Interactive student theater, where the audience can participate in the course of the play.

Sätky
The guild of electrical engineering students, green overalls.

Teekkari
Student that studies technology or engineering as a major.

TEK
Academic Engineers and Architects in Finland – TEK is a professional and labour market organization.

Tupsufuksi
A person who is wearing the teekkari cap for the first year, usually a second year student.

Tutor
An older student who is guiding the first year students in the beginning of their studies.

Uni-portaali
An online service for students that brings to the same address study-related information and information systems.

Vierula
A cottage of LOAS with a sauna on the coast of Saimaa on Skinnarilankatu.

Vujut
Vuosijuhlat, annual ball of a guild, association or student union.

Weboodi
An electronic information system for students for enrolling to courses and exams, changing contact information and checking final grades of courses.

YOLO
Many students refer Aalef restaurant owned by student union shortly as Yolo. restaurant is located at student union house.

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