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

  Summer 2024 FALL 2024 Spring 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.

May 16

August Early January
New Student Orientation starts March 1
Class registration module opens April 1
June 1 October 1
New Student Orientation Zoom Information Session

March 1, 10AM JST (English)
April 19, 10AM JST (English)
April 19, 3PM JST (Japanese)

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

October 4, 10AM JST
December 13, 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.

April 5 – May 10 July 5 – August 9 November 8 – December 6
Welcome Week May 20 - May 25 Late August Early January
Classes Start May 27 September 2 January 14