For Incoming Students (September 2019 entrance)
This section provides useful and important information for new students (schedule, course registration, scholarship registration, etc.). Please make sure to read them carefully.
If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact the Admissions Office ([email protected]).
Schedule details of orientations
2019 Orientation for International Students by Center for International Education, Waseda University (For international students excluding MEXT students)
Credit transfer application (For MA students)
Japanese Course Registration (For international students)
*Information for Fall semester 2019 will be updated early September. For more details, please contact the Center for Japanese Language directly.
*An international student with a [Permanent Resident], [Long Term Resident], [Spouse or Child of Japanese Citizen] or [Permanent Resident] status will be required to register as a Japanese student.
For newly arrived International Students
*”Certificate of Eligibility” will be sent by EMS as soon as it is issued. (Newly entering international students only)
For International Students who already hold Residence Card
Please take “Certificate of Admission”(schedule to be sent between mid August and early September) with “Letter of Admission”, which we issued at the timing of final screening result, to Waseda University Center for International Education and take necessary procedures.
Please also note that you will be able to apply for the extension of period of stay 3 months before your visa is expired.
For the necessary documents, please refer to the website of Center for International Education.
【For Prospective Students: If your current status of residence is “College Student”】
【For Prospective Students: If your current status of residence is other than “College Student”】
* If students would like to continue to work part-time, they need to reapply for “Part-time Work Permit ” to engage in activity other than that permitted under the status of residence previously granted, when they apply for “extension of period of stay” or “change of status of residence”.
Application Form for Part-time Work Permit
Useful Links to other departments of Waseda University
→For access to GSAPS, see this page.
Center for International Education (Support for International Students and Study Abroad Program)
Residence Life Center (Dormitory and Housing)
International Community Center (On-campus Cultural Exchange)