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To new/current international students: Notice regarding novel coronavirus-related illness

University Response to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 https://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/covid-19/en/index.html
In Case of Infection or Suspected Infection https://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/covid-19/en/safety/index.html#mng06
*See II Where to contact when you feel concerned about COVID-19 below.

■Procedures for those who will newly enter/re-enter Japan
For more information, please refer to the following webpage.
-Details: https://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/adm/inbound/en/life-visa.html

■Activity Restrictions Index by Level Activity Restrictions Index Chart

■UTokyo Campus Entry Restrictions due to COVID-19 (Hongo, Komaba, Kashiwa and others)

I Inquiries/Consultation
On-campus students counseling services
Available in English at Office for Mental Health Support (Health Service Center) and the ISSR. 
・International Student Support Room https://business.form-mailer.jp/fms/718b132b82974
・Office for Mental Health Support (Health Service Center)  https://dcs.adm.u-tokyo.ac.jp/mhs/
・General Consultation Unit: https://dcs.adm.u-tokyo.ac.jp/nsc/en-top/
■University dormitory (International Students)
・Regarding delay in arrival in Japan
・Precautionary Measures Taken at the UTokyo Accommodations Against the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)
■Online classes, Enrollment, entry/re-entry to Japan, MEXT and other scholarships
-Please directly contact the office in charge from your graduate school/faculty/institute.
List of contact information https://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/content/400009999.pdf#page=77
[Reference] Online Class/Web Conference Portal Site@the University of Tokyo 

II Where to contact when you feel concerned about COVID-19
-Tokyo Novel Coronavirus Call Center
-List of medical institutions that offer an outpatient fever consultation service in Japanese
-Information on consultation and medical services and contact information for consultation and counseling centers in each prefecture (MHLW) in Japanese
-Tokyo Metropolitan Health and Medical Information Center (English, Chinese, Korean, Thai, Spanish) 
-IMAS (Medical Consultation Service for UTokyo International Students for free)
Registration necessary to use the medical assistance service (24/7)​


◆Information on Komaba Campus 
◆Information on Kashiwa Campus


NEW!◆Orientation for New International Students, Spring 2023 (Updated: 2023/3/16)

Details: Here

NEW!◆Bank account opening services on campus (Updated: 2023/3/23)

Date/Time: April 7 (Fri) 9:00-13:00・April 17 (Mon) 9:00-13:00
Details: Here

◆Language Exchange Program

To participate, ECCS Cloud Mail necessary.  
Details: Here

◆Chinese Conversation Club 

Date/Time: 1st & 3rd Monday, 2nd & 4th Wednesday 12:10-13:00(Open12:00)
Place: Zoom meeting room (Online meet-up)
Details: Here

◆Counseling Day on Kashiwa Campus

Wed. for priority appointment for Kashiwa members
Details:Here [PDF] 

◆ISSR Email Newsletter for International Students/Researchers of UTokyo

UTokyo email address necessary to sign up.


Prospective Students

Firmly rooted in a strong foundation as Japan's oldest university, the University of Tokyo offers a broad spectrum of unique experiences and opportunities.



Career Support

Planning to work in Japan? Got started on your job-hunting? Don’t know what you want to do after graduation? You are welcome to visit the International Student Support Room for consultation and guidance.