TUJ High School Summer Program 2023

Aug 2-10, 2023

See the Special Summer Experience!

TUJ High School Summer Program 2023


Wednesday, August 2 - Thursday, August 10, 2023


Temple University, Japan Campus in Tokyo, plus trips & excursions to Nikko and Tokyo surroundings.

Program Fee:

240,000 JPY (additional 10,000 JPY registration fee applies)


The program is open to high school students entering 9th-12th grade in the 2023-2024 academic year.

Download Program Overview for more details.

 Program Overview - High School Summer Program 2023 (PDF: 2MB)


Japanese language classes and a choice from four electives: Film, Art, Business, International Affairs


Overnight cultural excursion to Nikko


1-day excursion to Tokyo DisneySea


Field trips and exploration in Tokyo


Combined events and meals with Japanese high school students

TUJ staff

Staff and current TUJ student support on all activities

Important Notes
  • No Japanese ability is required to attend the program. Beginner, intermediate and advanced Japanese language classes are planned to be offered.
  • Class and elective availability and content is subject to change.
  • Placement in your preferred elective is not guaranteed.

Students' Memorable Moments...


 "I loved the the hospitality, the people, and the fact that I got to experience Japanese culture and live it for a week."

 "I loved getting to meet others with similar interests and interact with Japanese students. It was really interesting and exciting to learn about and experience modern Japanese culture firsthand."

 "The college style classes and the fun activities"

 "Meeting both international and Japanese students"

 "I loved having the TUJ Program Assistants, they were almost my favorite part of the entire trip. They helped me feel safe, welcomed, and comfortable in Japan."

Program Fee Details

240,000 JPY

Additional 10,000 JPY registration fee applies.

  • Includes 8 nights’ accommodation, all meals, classes, program-related transportation and entrance fees to all program-related events.
  • Does not include airfare to and from Japan or travel insurance. All participants are required to purchase a comprehensive travel insurance policy to cover the entirety of the program.
Important Notes 
  • Payment is due by June 1, 2023 and is strictly non-refundable.
  • Non-refundable 10,000 JPY registration fee due within one week of acceptance to the program.
  • Payment deadline for students requiring a visa to visit Japan is May 1, 2023.

About a Visa to Visit Japan 

Many nationalities qualify for a visa exemption and do not need a visa for short-term stays in Japan. Nationalities not included in the list below on the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan (MOFA) website must apply for a visa on their own. Please contact us for details.

 MOFA: Exemption of Visas 

Prepare for Arrival

  • Get your passport ready
  • Book flights and provide flight details
  • Purchase and submit travel insurance details
  • Get ready for an amazing trip!

Official Event Poster

Official Event Poster

Download PDF to print your own.

TUJ High School Summer Program 2023 Poster (PDF: 393KB)