Category: Orientation Programs as an Integral Support Service

Digitalizing Prearrival and Rethinking On-campus Orientation

Thursday, Jun 1
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Table 61

This poster will present how to link orientation practices to the pre-arrival phase so that both content and a medium (= are target audience friendly.

Tytti Haapalehto

Coordinator of International Programs
University of Oulu
University of Oulu, Finland

Ms Tytti Haapalehto is a Coordinator of Iinternational Programs at the University of Oulu, Finland having worked with study abroad for over 16 years. Ms Haapalehto is experienced in international student services especially for incoming exchange students. She is currently also finishing her Master's that focues on the Institution’s Role on Integration of International Students. Ms Haapalehto also has own experience of both study abroad as well living in the US as an expat.

Sari Vähäkangas

Coordinator of International Programs
University of Oulu
Oulu, Finland

Sari Vähäkangas is Specialist and Coordinator of International Programs at the University of Oulu, Finland. Ms Vähäkangas has over 20 years of experience in higher education both in centralized academic affairs and at faculty level and also as careers advisor. Ms Vähäkangas is experienced in international student services for both exchange and degree seeking students and has a strong background in study abroad advising and program coordination. She is currently working as a specialist in admissions.