Our contact information at the International Relations

Postal Address:
FIN- 96101 Rovaniemi, Finland
University of Lapland,
International Relations,
P.O.Box 122 (Yliopistonkatu 8),

Office Fax:
 +358 16 362 941

Visiting Address:
Yliopistonkatu 8, Main Building, E-Wing, 1. Floor. 

E-mail: international.relations(at)ulapland.fi
Personal email: firstname.lastname(at)ulapland.fi

Erasmus Code
Erasmus Charter Number: 29314
Participant Identification Code (PIC): 998208474

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International Relations Staff:

Outi Snellman

Director of International Relations

  • Head of the International Relations Office 
  • Leadership of the strategic planning and implementation of internalization activities
  • Coordination of international cooperation agreements and strategic partnerships
  • Financial planning of internalization activities
  • Media and external relations on internalization

Tel. +358 40 501 0209
Internal 3000
Workroom: E-wing, 1st floor

Jaana Severidt

Head of International Student Services

  • International student services
  • Coordinator of n2n and Nordlys programmes
  • Erasmus contact person
  • Coordinator of Bilateral exchanges
  • International marketing and recruitment
  • Main user for the SoleMOVE system


Tel. +358 40 772 6510
Internal 2245
Workroom: E-wing, 1st floor 

Lauri Herva

International Relations Secretary

  • Financial administration (International Relations and University of the Arctic, UArctic)
  • Coordination support for international staff mobility
  • Grant administration for students
  • Main user of the SoleGRANT-system


Tel. +358 40 484 4464
Internal 2214
Workroom: E-wing, 1st floor 



Liisa Ansala

International Studies Coordinator

  • Coordination of international studies
  • Arctic Studies Programme coordinator
  • Study counselling
  • International recruitment and marketing


Tel. +358 40 484 4195 
Internal 4195
Workroom: E-wing, 1st floor & Arctic Center, 3rd floor

International Coordinators in the Faculties


  Minna Nousiainen

International Coordinator                               
(Faculty of Social Sciences)                       


Tel. +358 400 813 867
Internal 2685
Workroom: A-wing, 2nd floor

Päivi Martin

International Coordinator 

(Faculty of Law and Faculty of Education)                     

Tel. +358 40 484 4040
Internal 2257
Workroom: D-wing, 2nd floor

Virpi Nurmela

International Coordinator    

(Faculty of Art and Design)                                     

  • International networks within Nordplus, FIRST, NSS
  • International Degree Students


    Tel. +358 40 484 4396 
    Internal 2392
    Workroom: Rotko, 3rd floor