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Privacy policy

See also our member register’s privacy statement (pdf opens in its own tab) and personal data practices in the Student Union of Häme University of Applied Sciences.

Use of cookies on this site

This site runs on WordPress and uses cookies. Cookies are small text files sent to and saved on the user’s computer. Cookies are used for analyzing the use of online services, developing these services, and improving online marketing.

By using our website, you give your approval to HAMKO to use cookies. If you wish, you may disable the use of cookies in your browser settings.

Our website includes links to third-party services (Facebook, Instagram). This content comes directly from the third-party services and allows these parties to gather data on their users to the extent their own privacy policies permit.


In order to develop the content and usability of our website, we use third-party cookies (Google Analytics). These third-party cookies provide us with data about how visitors use our website, what device and browser they use, and other relevant information.

Data collected through Google Analytics is stored in Google Analytics. Google Analytics data is collected anonymously and is not personally identifiable.


When site users leave comments on the site (blog), we collect the information on the comment form, as well as the user’s IP address and browser version information to help identify spam. The information gathered is used to review comments and improve the readability and content of the blog.

Visitors’ comments may be reviewed through an automated anti-spam service.

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata will be retained for the time being. The information collected is not used to identify individuals / individuals.

Online contact forms

The information on the website’s contact forms is not stored in separate data repositories or registers but is kept for the required time in a Microsoft Outlook e-mail box managed by the Student Union. The personal data in the contact forms will not be used for any purpose other than customer service with the data provider.

Registry administrator

Hämeen ammattikorkeakoulun opiskelijakunta
Vankanlähde 9
13100 Hämeenlinna
Business ID: 2043396-2

Registry contact person:

Aleksi Kurvi
+358 44 722 1000

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