CIVITAS, or Student Council of the School of Governance, Law and Societyrepresents YOUR interests, helps to solve YOUR problems and contributes to making YOUR life as a student as fulfilling and interesting as possible.

Civitas represents students of:

  • Political Science and Governance
  • Law 
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Administrative and Business Management
  • Social Sciences
  • International Relations

The student council has active and supportive members and management. General meetings take place once a month.

We have annual events such as the city game, fox hazing, Christmas party, institute’s spring days a nd the parliament simulation. A number of other events, including debates and motivational events,are organized throughout the year.

Miikael Raun Raun

Head of the board

Kate Menteshashvili

chairman of communication

Evelina Mazurenko

vice-chairman of education

Thomas Owen May

chairman of culture


  • Joni Ojala 
  • Ifeanyi Okwosha Pius 
  • Anne Wells
  • Sasha Rauhalahti 
  • Laura Teivaanmäki 
  • Erle Neeme
  • Vanessa Vaino 
  • Eliis-Meredy Klemmer
  • Birgit Klopp

If you want to become a member of Civitas too, let us know by writing to our e-mail adress at!

Our office is in the Astra building, in A-338!

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