The University Chaplains of the Jyväskylä Parish (of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland) are for both the students and the staff of university and college. You can contact us by e-mail, phone or just saying hi when meeting on campus.
With the University Chaplains you can discuss the matters that distress you. Conversations are confidential and free of charge.
University of Jyväskylä
The University Chaplain of the University of Jyväskylä (JYU) is Matti Väätäinen. His office is located at Seminaarinmäki campus, Fennicum building (room 103, 1st floor). The University Chaplain works on the level of the whole university and he is for every member of the university community. He is also the link between the Evangelical Lutheran Parish of Jyväskylä and the university.
050 594 8167
Seminaarinmäki, Fennicum 103
University of Applied Sciences and College
The Univesity Chaplain of JAMK University of Applied Sciences is Johanna Tikkanen. She works also as the School Pastor of Gradia Jyväskylä. Her office is located at the Rajakatu Campus.
050 521 5418
Rajakatu 35, room DP47