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  • Locations: Tokyo, Japan
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: Rider applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2019 02/01/2019 02/01/2019 TBA TBA
Summer 2019 03/01/2019 03/01/2019 TBA TBA
Spring 2020 08/15/2019 08/15/2019 TBA TBA
Fact Sheet:
Target Language: English, Japanese GPA Requirement: 2.5
Housing Options: Student Housing
Program Description:

Rider Exchange
Rikkyo University, Tokyo, Japan

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Academics Location
Rikkyo University offers courses in many disciplines including the arts, business, economics, intercultural communication, law, politics, science, sociology, history and asian sudies.

Japanese language courses are offered at nine different levels.

Academic Calendar:
Spring: Students will begin their studies during the 4th week of March and end the 3rd week of July.
Fall: Students will begin the 1st week of September and end the 3rd week of January. (Students may be able to take exams earlier before the holiday)
*There are 1-2 week orientations for both semesters.
Tokyo is a city on the cutting edge of architecture, technology, fashion, food, and pop culture. Spending your semester in Tokyo will allow you to become immersed in the daily life of the locals. 

Rikkyo currently operates two campuses in Ikebukuro and Niiza, both conveniently located within the vicinity of the Tokyo metropolitan area. Rikkyo is about 45 minutes by train to downtown Tokyo.
Student Life
There are four different accommodations available to Rikkyo students. Students will sign up for their requested accommodation once accepted by Rikkyo.

There is a buddy program for international students and many activities planned throughout the semester.

Campus Activities