Academic Calendar

University Schedule (First Semester)

2013 March 27 (Wed) to 30 (Sat) Student guidance (including teaching staff and curators)
Guidance for transfer students from other universities or faculties
April 3 (Wed) English placement test for newly enrolled students
4 (Thu) to 13 (Sat) Student health checkup period
5 (Fri) Entrance ceremony
5 (Fri)/6 (Sat) Orientation for new students, teaching staff, and curators
8 (Mon) Classes for first semester begin
8 (Mon) to 19 (Fri) Course registration period
29 (Mon) Showa Day (national holiday) (classes held as usual)
July 15 (Mon) Marine Day (national holiday) (classes held as usual)
16 (Tue) to 18 (Thu) Supplementary classes
27 (Sat) Open campus (Kani)
August 3 (Sat)/4 (Sun) Open campus (Tempaku and Yagoto)
5 (Mon) Last day of classes for first semester (Saturday classes)
Beginning of month Summer classes (all faculties)
6 (Tue) to Sep. 20 (Fri) Summer recess for students
8 (Thu) to 18 (Sun) Suspension of operations (all offices closed)
19 (Mon) to 31 (Sat) Summer classes (all faculties)
24 (Sat) Report cards issued
September 13 (Fri)/14 (Sat) Additional course registration period
Middle of month Autumn admission/orientation

University Schedule (Second Semester)

2013 September 21 (Sat) Start of the second semester
22 (Sun) School anniversary
End of month Graduation ceremony for Sep. graduates
October 14 (Mon) Sports Day (national holiday) (classes held as usual)
19 (Sat) Open campus (Kani)
30 (Wed) Preparation for university festival (no classes)
31 (Thu) to Nov. 2 (Sat) University festival (no classes)
November 3 (Sun) Culture Day (national holiday)
Cleanup after the university festival
4 (Mon) Compensatory holiday (classes held as usual)
Beginning of month Athletic admission examinations
23 (Sat) Labor Thanksgiving Day (national holiday) (classes held as usual)
End of month Open entrance examinations by commendation
December 23 (Mon) Emperor’s Birthday (national holiday) (classes held as usual)
27 (Fri) Last day of classes for the year
28 (Sat) to Jan. 5 (Sun) Winter recess for students
Suspension of operations (all offices closed)
2014 January 6 (Mon) Classes start
7 (Tue) Supplementary classes
14 (Tue)/15 (Wed) Supplementary classes
17 (Fri) Preparation for the National Center Test for University Admissions (from fourth-period classes)
18 (Sat)/ 19 (Sun) National Center Test for University Admissions
30 (Thu) Last day of classes for second semester (Saturday classes)
February Beginning of month A/F/M method entrance examinations
Middle of month F/B method entrance examinations
12 (Wed) Report cards issued
Pending Spring classes (all faculties)
March Beginning of month Examination for faculty/department transfers (all faculties)
19 (Wed) Graduation ceremony
26 (Wed) to 29 (Sat) Issuing of teaching/curating certificates
Student guidance for the next fiscal year