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Housing

Waseda University can place you in one of the dorms in downtown Tokyo, based on preferences you provide. If you need to stay or want to stay in a homestay or apartment, you'll have to make your own arrangements before you arrive on campus.

Apartment

You'll research the private rental market to find an apartment in Tokyo.

Accommodations

  • Private or shared bedroom
  • Private or shared bathroom
  • Off campus
  • No meal plan

Live with

  • International students
  • Local students
  • Local residents

Commute

A typical commute takes up to 60 minutes by public transportation, depending on the distance between campus and your apartment.

Dorm

The dorms are in downtown Tokyo near campus and each one is slightly different. Hoshien has a communal common room with a musical instruments and games, for example. Most dorms have a private bathroom, but shower facilities are shared. You can prepare your meals in the shared kitchens.

Accommodations

  • Private or shared bedroom
  • Private or shared bathroom
  • Off campus
  • No meal plan

Live with

  • International students
  • UC students

Commute

Commute is a 10-minute walk to campus.

Homestay

Living with a local Japanese host allows you to experience Japanese daily life while you develop your language skills.

Accommodations

  • Private bedroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Off campus
  • Meal plan (two meals per day)

Live with

  • Local residents

Commute

Commute is up to 60 minutes by public transportation.