TUJ Activities

The university sponsors a variety of events and activities throughout the semester, including culture and language exchange programs, day outings, and overnight trips. These activities are designed to cultivate social relations among our diverse university community and advance the university's mission as an international institution in Japan.

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Fall 2016 Activity Registrations begin 8/29 (Mon) 9AM

Fall 2016 Activity List: https://www.tuj.ac.jp/students/events/

Registration Link (from 8/29 Mon 9AM): https://www.tuj.ac.jp/students/tuj-activities/registration/ 

If an activity requires payment, visit Student Activities (Azabu hall, 1F) to make exact payment in cash within 3 business days including the day of registration.


  • To participate in semester activities, students must be enrolled in the undergraduate program (UG) or the Academic English Program (AEP) in the current semester.
  • All activities are on a first-come-first-served basis; priority given to date/time of registration and payment.
  • All activities involving payment are non-refundable unless the activity is canceled by the Office of Student Services due to low participation or other unforeseen circumstances.
  • All activities are subject to change at the discretion of the university.

6/18 (Sat) – 6/19 (Sun) Gunma Overnight Trip

Wonderful trip to Gunma prefecture, the country side of Japan!    On the first day, we visited the Takasaki Byakue Dai-kannon, a huge statue of a female Buddha at Jigen-in Temple of Takasaki, enjoyed a steam train ride, stopped by the Ikaho Green Farm and explored the city of Ikaho in Gunma.   On the second day, we went to a beautiful shrine, Haruna shrine, attended the workshop where we painted our own Daruma doll.   Then, we walked around Kawagoe city, the historical district in Saitama prefecture!

6/11 (Sat) Odawara Forest Adventure Day Trip

We enjoyed a zip-lining at Forest Adventure, had wonderful soba (buckwheat noodles) for lunch and visited Odawara Castle!   What a fun combination of activities!

6/5 (Sun) Soba Workshop

TUJ students learned how to make soba  (buckwheat noodles) from scratch in a hands-on style session and enjoyed tasting freshly made soba noodles with big smiles on their faces for lunch!