Student Union

The student union serves as a liaison between its members and promotes students’ interests and the social status of students. Public law activities include the selection of a student representative in the Xamk board and other multi-member governing bodies.

Representative Council

The Representative Council decides on large-scale matters in The Student Union, such as the membership fee, the approval of budget and the financial statement.


The board of Student Union Kaakko implements the decisions made by the Representative Council. The Board is in charge of the operational activities together with Kaakko’s staff.

Campus Committee

The committee consists of a campus chairperson, Board members studying on the campus, representatives invited from students’ associations of the campus and possibly other selected members.


All the materials that guide our activities can be found here. The page is in Finnish, but many of the materials are also in English.