STEP Education

Good sleep and captivating events on the banks of the river!


We have accommodation for approximately 80 people. Our campus has four halls of residence, each with 10 rooms, a shared kitchen and living and laundry rooms. The rooms are double rooms, each of which have en-suite toilets and showers. Accommodation is available with or without breakfast.

Conference and Event Services

Our conference and event services offer delicious food for groups, with menus suitable for all kinds of events. Food is prepared and served by the campus kitchen. We have different spaces suitable for various event sizes and purposes:

  • Banquet Hall (capacity 100–250)
  • Oak Hall (capacity approx. 80)
  • Auditorium (capacity 120)
  • Conference room (capacity 10–20)
  • Classrooms (capacity 20–25)
  • Sitting room with fireplace, large sauna (capacity 10–15) and small sauna (capacity 4–6)

Under our apple trees is the perfect place to enjoy a warm day, whether on the grass or on a picnic blanket. Our yard also includes a playground.

About STEP Education

STEP Education (formerly the Lapua Christian Institute campus) is located near Lapua’s city centre.

STEP Education is a vocational school, adult education centre and study centre. We offer vocational training to 3,500 students each year and we are Finland’s largest education provider in the education and guidance sector.  Thousands of students take part in our liberal adult education short courses each year.

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