Everything for day-to-day life as well as leisure time is available to those living in Koskela-Kumpula. One of the campuses of the University of Helsinki is located in Kumpula and the Viikki campus is also nearby. All day-to-day services can be found in the area. Thanks to excellent transport links and a good location, the services of Arabia, Viikki, Kalasatama, Pasila and Oulunkylä, for example, are also easy to use. Outdoor and sports opportunities are excellent, as Vantaanjoki river, Vanhankaupunginkoski rapid, Viikki fields, Kumpula outdoor Swimming pool, sports centre, allotment garden area and the Botanical garden of the University of Helsinki are all within walking distance.