Arrival and Orientation

During New Student Orientation Week you will attend several sessions designed to familiarize students with university policies and services, and provide critical information to help get your college career at TUJ off to a great start. Orientations are mandatory for all new students, so please check the dates and plan your schedule/travels accordingly.

New Student Orientations are conducted a week before the start of each semester. Orientation includes:

  1. University welcome and campus tour (Virtual campus tour on YouTube)
  2. Introduction to university services and academic policies
  3. Student visa and living in Japan information (for visa-sponsored students only)
  4. Placement tests
  5. New student advising and registration
  6. New student welcome activity
  7. The start of your classes!

Orientation Schedule

Note: the schedule is updated two months prior to the start of each semester.

Orientation Schedules

A detailed schedule for the orientation will be e-mailed to you and available on this page closer to your start date.

  Fall Spring Summer
Arrival Date
(for students staying in
TUJ Housing)
Late August Early January Mid-May
Orientation Starts Late August Early January Mid-May
Classes Start Late August Mid-January Late May