Student card and membership

Student card is the official id of a student. When you become a member of LAMKO you get a student card and all its benefits and discounts locally and nationally. You can also combine the international ISIC-card to your student card and get student benefits globally. You can choose from different card options:

 

AMK-student card offers you national student benefits as well as local discount in Lahti. You get to use all the benefits of the student card by paying the membership fee. The amount of the membership fee is determined by the length of the membership term. You can choose anything from one semester to the length of your studies. You can also use the Frank digital student card. The AMK-student card will also work as a personal ID card in the new NiemiCampus. Order AMK-student card  

 

  

Digital student card goes with you wherever you go in your phone and you get all the same benefits as you do with the plastic student card. You get the digital student card by paying the membership fee of LAMKO, plus 2,90 € per 12 months. The digital student card work with an application (Frank app) that you can upload to your phone from the application store. It is also possible to combine the international ISIC feature to the digital student card. 

Note! The service provider of the digital student card will change at the end of February 2019. After that the Frank digital card is can no longer be used. The new digital card will be free for all LAMKO members. More information coming later.

Student card options:

  • AMK-student card
  • Frank-student card
  • Digital student card

Membership fees: 0,5 year 20 € 1 year 30 € 1,5 years 50 € 2 years 58 € 2,5 years 66 € 3 years 75 € 3,5 years 83€ 4 years 90€  

When you order the plastic student card a 5 € card fee is added to the membership fee. When you renew your membership you only pay the membership fee. The membership period for the Spring semester ends September 30th and the Autumn membership period ends January 31st. Membership sticker The validation period of the student card is determined by the membership sticker. The Fall semester sticker is valid until the end of January and the Academic year/Spring semester sticker is valid until the end of September. You need to pick up the new sticker from LAMKO’s office. Membership sticker by mail If you are not able to visit LAMKO’s office you can also get your membership sticker sent to you by mail. We charge 5 euros for mailing. If you want your card or sticker by mail please contact secretary general at paasihteeri(at)lamko.fi. Note! We cannot send your student card by mail, you need to pick it up personally from LAMKO’s office. Renewing the membership If you already have a student card, but your membership is no longer valid you can renew your membership trough this online form or at our office. In the online form the payment is trough internet bank, at our office you can pay with card or cash. Card missing? Ordering of a new amk-student card is done at LAMKO’s office. If you want to order a new Frank-student card, you can do it online at www.frank.fi Resigning the student union Do your studies end at Lahti UAS or are you changing school? You can resign the student union by giving us a literary announcement of your resignitaion by mail or email to paasihteeri(at)lamko.fi. You can find the resignation from here When you resign the student union you have the right to ask for a return or your membership fee from the semesters that you did not use. In this case you need to return your student card together with a resignation form to LAMKO’s office. If your membership was originally at least 1,5 years, you can get a refund. The refund will only be paid once. If you want to apply for a refund, you must do it as follows: To apply for a refund for the whole academic year or the autumn semester you need to apply it by July 31st. The refund for Spring semester must be applied by December 31st. Any refund application received by any other time the board will decide on case-by-case.