Living away from home and dealing with a new academic system gives you both excitement and challenges. If you encounter difficulties, be sure to seek help from student support resources on campus early so that we have better chance of supporting you overcome challenging situation.
We offer walk-in one stop services at “Support Desk for International Students and Studying Abroad” located in the Go Global Center, Hongo campus. We also offer individual/private session to improve your situation. ISSR also gives you the opportunities to connect you with on/off-campus community so that you can have a chance to deepen your understanding toward Japan and Japanese society. We also help international students with finding the career possibilities in Japan.
ISSR Advisers are experienced in issues and challenge that international students encounter in Japan and provide services in Japanese and English. We also have a Chinese speaking adviser. Personal counseling for psychological and mental health issues is provided by staff trained in counseling.
Our services include:
-One-stop drop in support services for international students.
-Individual counseling and advising sessions on the issues that international students may encounter in Japan, including career issues, cross-cultural adjustment issues, psychological issues.
-Consultation to faculty/staff members about international students related issues.
-Referrals to appropriate on/off-campus services
-Career support for International students
-Providing FACE program, Language Exchange Program, and other related programs for on-campus interaction.
-Providing useful information both on/off-campus. Email newsletter for international students also offered.
-Consultation for Studying abroad (University Exchange Program, etc.) : For details, see https://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/adm/go-global/ja/contact-icenter.html (in Japanese)
International Student Support Room provides the services at the following two places.
*Walk-in Service: Support Desk, Go Global Center (Faculty of Science Bldg. 1 [East]
-Map: Bldg #98 http://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/content/400020145.pdf
*Consultation by appointment : Room 333, 3F, Administration building #2
■How to use ISSR services
See How to use ISSR services