Finnish student cap

Finnish student cap is a white cap with black border. It can be used all the time during Wappu. Although it is mainly used during Vappu eve and Vappu day 30th of April – 1st of May.

Student Overalls

Student overalls unite every students. Remember to use your overalls during Wappu events.

Teekkaricap

Tampere teekkaris put their cap on on the night of 30 April when the Suomen neito statue also receives a cap.  The capping will occur on the night between April 30th and May 1st, beginning at 23:50. This will be the first time fuksis get to wear the teekkari cap. The event will be boisterous and if you want to keep your teekkari cap clean and spotless, beware champagne showers. During the capping, teekkari hymn will be sung three times. On the first time, teekkari cap will rest on person’s right shoulder. During the second time, teekkari cap will be held high above the head. At the beginning of the third time, person may lower the teekkari cap onto one’s head, and it is time to celebrate student life. Because of the restoration of Hämeensilta, the capping will occur at Konsulinsaari. You must leave the bridge empty and follow the event from the park. Remember
to listen to security personnel and obey their requests.

Teekkari hymn

YÖ KUIN SIELU
TEEKKARIN ON PIMIÄ.
TAKAJOUKKO NUKKUU VAIN,
NUKKUU VAIN.
TARHAPÖLLÖN ÄÄNI KIMIÄ,
KUULUU PAPPILASTA PÄIN,
KUULUU PÄIN.
JA TAAS, JA SIIS, JA 1, 2, 3, 4, 5.