As member of the student union you´ll receive student discount, a union acting both locally and nationally for your interest and access to lots of different student activities and events.
In order to guarantee that the students maintain their influence over Jönköping University, the University has decided that membership in Jönköping Student Union is compulsory.
This compulsory Student Union membership applies to all students, with the exception of PhD´s and students studiyng basår/ bastermin, who are currently enrolled at a course or program at Jönköping University.
In addition, students at Jönköping University reserve no rights to participate in any parts of their education without paying the membership fee. Usually, this is checked at examinations. According to the examination rules at Jönköping University, students have to provide proof of membership while taking exams.
If you are not currently a student at any course or program at the University, but are taking re-exams from an earlier course, you need to be able to show proof of membership at the time you were registered at the course. Visit the Student Service, Students' House, bottom floor, if you need a proof for earlier membership.
The membership fee varies depending on your credit load per semester:
As soon as you've collected your JU-Card at Service Center and paid your Student Union fee, you should visit the card printers in the entrance of building A to update your JU Card with the Student Union stamp.
This will allow you access to all our membership benefits, in addition to the student discounts offered by Mecenat the card itself entitles you to.
If you are enrolled at a distance education or studiyng outside of campus you can download your JU card in the Mecenat app. If you wish to order the card, you can do it via the link.
Content checked / updated 2020-06-02