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Important Dates


Semester 1 (Spring Semester 2023)

Updated on June 13
Application deadline for all programs:
October 31, 2022

Dates for arrival in Japan:
To be decided
* Please note that all students must arrive on either of these dates and no other arrival date will be accepted regardless of the reason.

Date of moving to NUFS dormitories:
To be decided

Semester dates for Global Japan Program:
Semester begins: April 12, 2023
Semester ends: July 21, 2023

Semester dates for Study Abroad Programs:
Semester begins: April 12, 2023
Semester ends: July 28, 2023

Dates for leaving Japan:
Students are required to leave Japan within one week of the end of their final semester. (the dormitory must be vacated by 4:00 pm)

Semester 2 (Fall Semester 2022)

Updated on April 14
Application deadline for all programs:
March 31, 2022

Dates for arrival in Japan:
August 24 and 25, 2022
* If students are required to self-isolate after arriving in Japan, they will need to arrive early enough for it.

Date of moving to NUFS dormitories:
August 24 and 25, 2022
* Students can move into NUFS dormitories after completing the necessary quarantine.

Semester dates for Global Japan Program:
Semester begins: September 7, 2022
Semester ends: December 19, 2022 *Changed from 16 to 19 December (updated on April 14)

Semester dates for Study Abroad Programs:
Semester begins: September 16, 2022
Semester ends: January 16, 2023

Dates for leaving Japan:
Students are required to leave Japan within one week of the end of their final semester. (the dormitory must be vacated by 4:00 pm)

Semester 1 (Spring Semester 2022)

Application deadline for all programs:
October 31, 2021

Dates for arrival in Japan:
March 10 to March 14, 2022

* Please note that all students must arrive on either of these dates and no other arrival date will be accepted regardless of the reason. However, only in this semester, if you are unable to come to Japan within the above period due to the fact that you have to wait for MEXT's entry permit, you will be allowed to come to Japan afterwards. Please note that the last day you can come to Japan is Saturday, June 11, 2022 (Japan time). If you are unable to come to Japan by this deadline, you will be required to take all classes online during the semester from your home country.

Date of moving to NUFS dormitories:
Students can move into NUFS dormitories after completing the necessary quarantine.
Students who arrive in Japan between March 10 and March 14 will arrive at the dormitories between March 25 and March 29 after their self-isolation.

Semester dates for Global Japan Program:
Semester begins: April 12, 2022
Semester ends: July 22, 2022

Semester dates for Study Abroad Programs:
Semester begins: April 12, 2022
Semester ends: July 29, 2022

Dates for leaving Japan:
Students are required to leave Japan within one week of the end of their final semester. (the dormitory must be vacated by 4:00 pm)