TUJ High School Summer Program 2018

August 1 - August 9, 2018

TUJ invites high school students to a summer of language and cultural experiences in Tokyo. The 8-night program includes a unique mix of Japanese language classes and one of four exciting electives. With adventures in Tokyo, an overnight excursion to Nikko, and a trip to DisneySea, this will be your Tokyo story to remember!

Dates:
Wednesday, August 1 - Thursday, August 9, 2018
Where:
Temple University, Japan Campus in Tokyo, plus trips & excursions to Nikko and Tokyo surroundings.
Cost:
209,000 yen (additional 10,000 yen registration fee applies)
Early bird discount: Apply, be accepted, and pay in full by March 1 to receive a 20,000 discount off the program fee (Limited to first 25 participants).
Eligibility:
The program is open to all incoming high school students (entering 9th-12th grade in the 2018-2019 academic year).
Student Helpers
Student helpers - Welcome to Tokyo
Students creating a film
Group photo at DisneySea

Program Details

  • 4 days of Japanese language classes and a choice from four electives at TUJ:
    • Communications
    • Art
    • Business
    • International Affairs
  • Overnight cultural excursion to Nikko
  • 1-day excursion to Tokyo DisneySea
  • Field trips and exploration in Tokyo
  • Combined events and meals with Japanese high school students
  • Professional staff and current TUJ student support on all activities

Notes:

  • No Japanese ability is required to attend the program. Beginner, intermediate and advanced Japanese language classes are planned to be offered.
  • Class and elective availability and content is subject to change.
  • Placement in your preferred elective is not guaranteed.

Many nationalities qualify for a visa exemption and do not need a visa for short-term stays in Japan. Nationalities not included in the list below on the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan (MOFA) website must apply for a visa on their own. Please contact us for details.

2017 Students' Memorable Moments…

Program Cost

209,000 yen*
(additional 10,000 yen registration fee applies)

  • Includes 8 nights' accommodation, all meals, classes, program-related transportation and entrance fees to all program-related events.
  • Does not include airfare to and from Japan or travel insurance. All participants are required to purchase a comprehensive travel insurance policy.

*The program fee is strictly non-refundable after June 1, 2018.

Payment Deadlines

  • Non-refundable 10,000 yen registration fee due within one week of acceptance to the program
  • 209,000 yen program fee due June 1, 2018
  • Program fee deadline for students requiring a visa to visit Japan is May 1, 2018
Photo of an ema at Nikko Shrine
Group photo at Nikko Shrine
Students at the Edo Wonderland
Sushi dinner

How to Apply

  1. Register Online
    Register Online
  2. Receive Application Packet by email after registering online
  3. Complete all parts as instructed.
    Have a high school teacher/counselor submit a Letter of Recommendation to ac@tuj.temple.edu
  4. Receive a decision via e-mail
  5. If accepted, pay the non-refundable registration fee of 10,000 yen within a week
  6. Pay program fee by June 1 (May 1 for students requiring a visa to visit Japan)

Prepare for Arrival

  • Get your passport ready
  • Book flights and provide flight details
  • Purchase and submit travel insurance details
  • Get ready for an amazing trip!
TUJ High School Summer Program 2018 flyer image

Artwork designed by TUJ art major, Masaki Finch.

Contact Information

Please contact us with any questions:

Contact Form

Temple University, Japan Campus
Admissions Counseling Office

2-8-12 Minami Azabu, Minato-ku,
Tokyo 106-0047, Japan

Tel:
+81-3-5441-9800
Fax:
+81-3-5443-4823
Office Hours:
Weekdays 9:00-17:30 (Japan Time)

Contact Information

Please contact us with any questions:

Contact Form

Temple University, Japan Campus
Admissions Counseling Office

2-8-12 Minami Azabu, Minato-ku,
Tokyo 106-0047, Japan

Tel:
+81-3-5441-9800
Fax:
+81-3-5443-4823
Office Hours:
Weekdays 9:00-17:30 (Japan Time)