University Response to the Coronavirus Disease 2019

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May 29, 2020

University Policies and Efforts

To Academic and Administrative Staff

To Current Students

To International Students

Inquiry Type Contact
Inquiries regarding the enrollment/entry, re-entry, class registration, or other administrative related issues Contact information (PDF)
International Student Support Room (ISSR) and other resources Contact information

Assessment Status Regarding Online Classes and Web Conferencing

(Mar. 25, 2020) A portal site has been created for UTokyo students and academic and administrative staff that compiles information on online classes and web conferencing all in one place.

Cases Related to the University

Announcement of Related Research News

Related links

RECENT UPDATES

May 29, 2020 File updated: The University of Tokyo Activity Restrictions Index for Preventing the Spread of Novel Coronavirus (PDF).
May 28, 2020 Related information from members of the UTokyo community added: "Participation in edX and Coursera's Special Assistance Program against COVID-19."
May 25, 2020 Link to the MEXT Emergency Support Scholarship added.
May 19, 2020 Link to the UTokyo Emergency Assistance Grant added.
May 15, 2020 Related information from members of the UTokyo community added: "Managing stress during the pandemic."
May 15, 2020 Information added: "Support for Students Affected by the Spread of the Novel Coronavirus."
May 14, 2020 Research results added: "Therapy with Favipiravir and Nafamostat in Patients with COVID-19."
May 14, 2020 Press release added: "Cats can infect other cats with virus that causes COVID-19."
May 12, 2020 Message from President Gonokami added: "Message from President Gonokami Regarding the University Response to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (Fourth Message)."
May 11, 2020 Notice added: "Tuition fee exemption for international students who are suddenly facing financial difficulties due to the spread of COVID-19."
Apr. 24, 2020 Message from President Gonokami added: "COVID-19: Response of the University of Tokyo."
Apr. 24, 2020 Link added regarding the establishment of the "COVID-19 Emergency Action Fund."
Apr. 24, 2020 [Payment deadline postponed] "Notice of tuition fee payment (first payment term: April-September 2020)" updated.
Apr. 24, 2020 Information added regarding University member diagnosed with coronavirus disease 2019 (fourth report)
Apr. 15, 2020 Notice added: Precautionary Measures Taken at the UTokyo Accommodations Against the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19).
Apr. 7, 2020 Activity Restrictions to be Raised to Level 3 (Maximum Restrictions)
Apr. 6, 2020 Information added regarding University member diagnosed with coronavirus disease 2019 (third report)
Apr. 6, 2020 Message added: "- Raising the University of Tokyo Activity Restrictions Index for Preventing the Spread of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) to Level 2 (Severe restrictions) -."
Apr. 6, 2020 Link to "Coping with the outbreak of COVID-19 – for UTokyo Students (Center for Research on Counseling and Support Services)" added.
Apr. 6, 2020 Link to "Understanding Psychological Responses to Stress – for UTokyo Faculty and Staff members (Center for Research on Counseling and Support Services)" added.
Apr. 3, 2020 Message from the Head of the Novel Coronavirus Task Force added: "Re: University’s efforts to prevent the spread of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)."
Apr. 3, 2020 File added: The University of Tokyo Activity Restrictions Index for Preventing the Spread of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). (File updated on May 29)
Apr. 2, 2020 President Gonokami has released a message to students regarding the summer semester.
Mar. 31, 2020 Information added regarding classes held during S1/S2.
Mar. 31, 2020 Information added regarding measures taken to prevent the spread of novel coronavirus in University cafeterias. (Link removed from above section on Apr. 9)
Mar. 31, 2020 Information added regarding consultation on the timing of moving into University housing.
Mar. 31, 2020 Information on submitting fee exemption applications has been updated (now accepted via postal mail only). (Link removed from above section on Apr. 21)
Mar. 26, 2020 Information added regarding University member diagnosed with coronavirus disease 2019 (second report).
Mar. 25, 2020 Information on the assessment status regarding online classes and web conferencing posted.
Mar. 23, 2020 Link to press release added: "Identification of an existing Japanese pancreatitis drug, Nafamostat, which is expected to prevent the transmission of new coronavirus infection (COVID-19)."
Mar. 23, 2020 Information added regarding University member diagnosed with coronavirus disease 2019.
Mar. 18, 2020 President Gonokami has released a message regarding the University response to the Coronavirus Disease 2019.
Mar. 17, 2020 Information on the University Response to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 has been updated.
 
 
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