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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/en/general/COVID-19.html

(November 20, 2020) oProcedures for those who will newly enter/re-enter Japan
-Details: https://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/adm/inbound/en/life-visa.html

(October 5, 2020) Dear International Students Newly Admitted to the University of Tokyo in 2020

​■University's guidelines for campus resrictions (Hongo, Komaba, Kashiwa, and other campuses)
*To come to Hongo Campus, all members must report the places to visit/stay on campus and their health conditions through "Health Management Report Form." For details, please see https://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/ja/general/healthcheck.html
*Please check Guidelines to Prevent the Spread of COVID-19 (For all UTokyo students, faculty and staff) 

I Inquiries/Consultation
(1)Those who are having trouble entering/re-entering/newly traveling to Japan
International Student Support Room, Division for Global Campus Initiatives
(2)When you are not quite sure where to contact
International Student Support Room, Division for Global Campus Initiatives
(3)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)  http://dcs.adm.u-tokyo.ac.jp/mhs/
・Other on-campus resources:http://dcs.adm.u-tokyo.ac.jp/top-info/4126/ (Japanese)
*More information regarding stress management and coping can be found on the Center for Counseling and Support Website:   http://dcs.adm.u-tokyo.ac.jp/scc/scc-info/
(4)University dormitory (International Students)
・Delay in arrival in Japan
・Precautionary Measures Taken at the UTokyo Accommodations Against the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)
(5)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=80
[Reference] Online Class/Web Conference Portal Site@the University of Tokyo 
-UTokyo website "Classes" https://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/en/general/COVID-19_students.html#stu04

II Where to contact when you feel concerned about COVID-19
If you feel concerned about COVID-19, do not visit the hospital or on-campus Health Service Centers and contact the Call Center below.

-Tokyo Novel Coronavirus Call Center 9:00-22:00 (everyday) Tel: 0570-550571 (English, Chinese, Korean and Japanese) 
-TOCOS (Tokyo Coronavirus Support Center for Foreign Residents)
-AMDA International Medical Information Center (Multilingual Consultation Service)
-Tokyo Metropolitan Health and Medical Information Center (English, Chinese, Korean, Thai, Spanish) Tel: 03-5285-8181 (9:00-20:00)
-IMAS (Medical Consultation Service for UTokyo International Students for free)
Registration necessary to use the medical assistance service (24/7)

III Related information
(1) Information regarding entry/re-entry
Please check updated information from Ministry of Justice / Immigration Services Agency
http://www.moj.go.jp/hisho/kouhou/20200131comment.html (Japanese)

(2) Information from Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare
About Quarantine
https://www.mhlw.go.jp/stf/seisakunitsuite/bunya/0000121431_00098.html (Japanese)

(3) Information from Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Overseas safety information (Restrictions on entry and post-entry restrictions on travelers and Japanese from Japan)
https://www.anzen.mofa.go.jp/covid19/pdfhistory_world.html (Japanese)


◆Information on Komaba Campus 
◆Information on Kashiwa Campus


NEW!◆Language Exchange Program presents "Let's get to know UTokyo student's hometown!" cultural exchange event(Update: 2020/11/26)

To participate, ECCS Cloud Mail necessary.  
Date/Time: December 15(Tue), 17 (Thu), 18 (Fri), 22 (Tue) 12:10-12:50
Details: Here 

◆Language Exchange Program(Update: 2020/10/1)

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

◆Japanese Language Club "Hongo"(Update: 2020/3/23)

Temporarily suspended.
Date/Time: Every Monday (not on National Holidays, Summer/New Year Holiday) [I]14:30-15:20、[II]15:40-16:30
Place: [Hongo] Room 324 (Seminar Room), 3F, 2nd Administration Building
Details: Here

◆Counseling Day on Kashiwa Campus

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


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.