Housing Requirements for Newly Accepted Students

All new students receiving visa sponsorship from TUJ are required to stay in housing arranged by the university during their first semester in Japan. Japanese students and students who do not need visa sponsorship may also use TUJ housing. After the first semester, most students move out into independent housing (non-TUJ dorm facilities, private apartments, etc.). Space permitting, returning students may request to continue to stay in TUJ arranged housing.

TUJ Housing Request Form

To apply for TUJ housing, including dorm or a homestay, you will need to submit a housing request form. Housing selection takes place closer to the start of each semester and the Office of Student Services will inform you of your housing assignment. A link to the online request form will be sent to you by email shortly after you are accepted to TUJ. Submission deadlines, move-in and move-out dates are also included on the form.

TUJ Housing Waiver Request Form

Temple University, Japan Campus (TUJ) requires all international students on a TUJ sponsored visa to prepay and stay at TUJ approved housing during their first semester of studying in Japan. In limited circumstances, exceptions may be granted to students who:

Petitions can be submitted to the Office of Student Services by the housing application deadline by fax or as a scanned email attachment.