Step 0: If needed, Visa Information

Step 1: Online New Student Orientation (available through your TUportal)

  1. Introduction to university services and academic policies

  2. Student visa and living in Japan information (for students Applying for a New Student Visa)

  3. New student advising and class registration

Step 2: Arrival

Step 3: Welcome Week on-campus

Students applying for a new student visa will receive housing and arrival information closer to the start of their admission semester.

Orientation Schedules

  FALL 2024 Spring 2025 SUMMER 2025

Arrival Date
(for students staying in TUJ Housing)

If you are an exchange student, these dates do not apply to you. Study Abroad students on an exchange program need to follow the arrival dates posted to their program's website.

August 21 Early January


New Student Orientation starts June 1
Class registration module opens June 10
October 1

March 1

New Student Orientation Zoom Information Session

June 3, 10AM JST
August 9, 10AM JST

October 4, 10AM JST
December 13, 10AM JST

February 17, 10AM JST
March 21, 10AM JST

Weekly Friday Drop-in Zoom for Q&A’s with
Office of Student Services and Engagement*

*The link to these Zoom sessions will be sent to a student’s TU email address. Family members may also join to ask their questions on behalf of their student. Note that dates are subject to change.

July 5 – August 9 November 8 – December 6

May 19 – May 23

Welcome Week

August 26 – August 30

Early January


Classes Start September 2 January 14 May 26