Aalef Ltd is a student owned company that provides services specifically for students, but also companies in Etelä-Karjala. LTKY owns 29 of Aalefs 31 shares. The other shareholders of the company are the Saimaa University of Applied Sciences Student Union SAIKO and Lappeenranta Region Student Housing LOAS with one share each.
Aalef Ltd provides e.g. lunch and bookstore services for students on the campus. The beat meals of the campus area can be found from Aalef’s restaurants in the student union building and Laseri in Technopolis. Both of the restaurants offer tasty and affordable student lunches with weekly chancing menus. You can check the menus at http://aalef.fi/
In the Aalef kiosk you can find lecture notes, study tools, as well as small snacks and coffee. The kiosk also sells LUT material such as shirts, overall tags, slippers and ties.
The Finance Committee of LTKY, which is under the Board of LTKY, is responsible for the corporate governance of Aalef and the Representative Council acts as the supreme decision-making body regarding Aalef issues.