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Perho College Lecturer Leni Palminkoski-Pihlamo
June 19, 2017

Perho College of Culinary, Tourism and Business visit to Finlandia University

Perho College lecturer Leni Palminkoski-Pihlamo presents on family history in the Copper Country and the Perho Culinary, Tourism and Business College.

Finlandia University hosted a visit by a delegation from the Perho Culinary, Tourism, and Business College in Helsinki, Finland on Tuesday, June 6. The delegation of 32 faculty members had tours of both the Quincy Mine and the FinnU campus before lunch and presentations at the Finnish American Heritage Center. [...]

Visiting Exchange Students

Finlandia University is delighted to welcome visiting exchange students from our exchange partner universities!

Finlandia University is a private, not-for-profit, HLC accredited, co-educational liberal arts college – in fact, the only one in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula! Finlandia University is also the only institution of higher learning in North America founded by Finns – allowing you a “little bit of home” as you study abroad.

As an exchange student, you’ll find yourself:

In the Keweenaw Peninsula, the northernmost point of land in Michigan. Surrounded by natural [...]

December 19, 2016

Finlandia announces $20,000 art and design scholarship competition

Thanks to the generous support of David and Elsa Brule, Finlandia University is proud to announce a three-year commitment totaling $120,000 in art and design scholarships.

Finlandia University art students painting outside on the shores of the Portage Lake Canal on Finlandia’s campus in Michigan’s Keweenaw Peninsula.

“The Brules have been huge supporters of the arts, and friends of the university for years,” said Denise Vandeville, dean of Finlandia’s International School of Art and Design. “We’re very grateful for [...]

International Students

Finlandia is a fully-accredited, small, private university located in Michigan’s beautiful Upper Peninsula near Lake Superior.

We offer undergraduate (bachelor’s) degrees in International Business, Nursing, Art & Design, and Liberal Arts, in a safe, small-town environment. We look forward to making you welcome here!

How to Apply

Below is your step-by-step guide on how to apply for admission to Finlandia University.

+ Step 1 - Online International Application

Online International Application (no application fee)

+ Step 2 [...]

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