International Studies Center

Meisei University welcomes international students from around the world, mainly Asian countries. International Student Support Center was established at Hino campus in April 2012 to provide international students with a comprehensive support. Our service includes advising as an initial inquiry counter when you do not know what to do or where to go on both daily and campus life, managing enrolments and residency status, and supporting Japanese learning.

Service outline

Advice for daily life in Japan

Housing, part-time job, insurance, etc.

Advice for campus life

Learning, extracurricular activities, etc.

Advice for scholarship

Please see the details on application procedures and eligibility criteria in the scholarship notice that is displayed on the notice board for international students (1st floor of Building No.27 and 4th floor of Building No.23).

Enrolment management

We provide an interview to each international student monthly. Come to the office to sign for the appointment by the 10th of each month. If you miss this interview, you may lose your scholarship or not be given any certificates from the university.

Residency management

We help procedures of applying for a visa renewal and resident status amendment. A new residency management system is effective on July 9, 2012 (Monday). See the details in the website below. A handbook is also available at International Student Support Centre.

Immigration Bureau of Japan

Japanese learning support

We provide international students with free Japanese lessons to support learning Japanese.

Support career development

Support career development

* please feel free to come to the office as we are happy to help you with various things other than the above.
* handbook for international students – 2012 (PDF under construction)


International Student Support Center / MEISEI HUB, 2nd floor of Building No.28 at Hino Campus
Phone : 042-591-5176 Fax : 042-591-5733 E-mail :
Notice board for international students : 2nd floor of Building No.28
Opening hours : Monday to Friday, 09:00-17:00
*Except Saturdays, Sundays, public holidays, anniversary of the foundation , university event days, a certain time of period during semester breaks in Summer and Spring, and a holiday period of New Year’s day.
The Centre notices any change of opening hours and additional close days

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