For new Open University students

Welcome to study at the Open University! On this page you will find important information for students enrolled in Open University studies.

How to start your studies at the Open University?

Enrolling in for Open University studies and studying takes place in stages.

The stages are:

  1. Enroll in for studies.
  2. Activate your University user account and set a password.
  3. Log in to the learning environment.
  4. Complete your studies. Guidance is available if needed.
  5. Order a transcript if needed.

For more information, please click on the accordion below.

Before the studies

During the studies

After the studies

Study guidance

Take a closer look at the study guidelines of the Open University.

You can also contact Open University designers via email: avoin.yliopisto(at)