Enrollment Procedures

 For the students of September 2021 enrollment

President Message:Our vision for AY2021 – Creating a campus environment where students feel connected

Read thoroughly the documents below and perform required procedures by the due date.
If students do not complete the procedures by the deadline, enrollment into the University will be cancelled.

1. Obtaining a Visa and Status of Residence

2. Online Enrollment Procedure/Submit Enrollment documents

Submit Documents for Enrollment Procedures

*Download the forms

・Online Enrollment Procedure by Ritsu-Mate
   Ritsu-Mate opens for online enrollment procedure between August 24th at 10:00 - September 6th at 23:59, 2021 (JST)

ROJPT Ritsumeikan Online Japanese Placement Test [Period: August 1st - August 6th, 2021]

Document Submission and Online Registration Period: August 24th - September 6th, 2021

3. Arrival Procedures

Arrival Procedures

4. After Arrival Procedures

After Arrival Procedures

Insurance / Scholarships

5. Orientation Schedule and Course Outline

For GS Students Revised: August 2, 2021

For CRPS Students
(CRPS Students ONLY) Recommended Resources for CRPS Student 2021 (Academic English & Japanese)

For GLA Students
(GLA Students ONLY) First-year Transition Webinar for AY2021 September Enrollment Students

Information from Medical Service Center

6. General Information

General Information for Student Life

Preparation of Terminal Devices and the Communication Environment Necessary for Taking Classes (BYOD)

For Students who Need to Set-Up Internet Connection Outside of the Campus

Admission Fee, Tuition Fees, and Other Membership Fees

Student Government Board, Academic Associations, Parents Association of Student Education Assistance

7. Rules and Regulations

Student Discipline and Campus Rules


The Ritsumeikan Trust Personal Information Protection Basic Policy, Handling of Personal Information at Ritsumeikan University, Shared Use of Personal Data

Constitution of the Ritsumeikan University Parents Association of Student Education Assistance

Ritsumeikan University Tuition Reduction Scholarship for International Students Regulations

See also

Startup Guide for New Students Available from September 1st, 2021

Study Support Site

Frequently Asked Questions from International Students