Osaka Ibaraki Campus (OIC)

International Student Dormitory

OIC International House

In March 2018, the OIC International House (OIC I-House) is scheduled to open near the Ritsumeikan University Osaka Ibaraki Campus. The OIC International House aims to help international students transition to living in Japan while providing an environment where students can adjust to the local language and culture as well as interact with fellow scholars from around the world.


・All share-type rooms, with 6 people living in 1 unit (individual bedrooms)
・Bilingual Resident Mentors (RMs) who provide support to residents
・Building manager available during the day
・Auto-lock entrance

OIC International House Guidebook

Fee Table (Ritsumeikan Students)

Type Fee
Security deposit (returned when moving out)
1 month's rent
Rent JPY 50,000/month
Utilities & Internet
JPY 7,200/month
Bedding rental
JPY 2,000/month
Entrance fee (covers move-out inspection and cleaning)
10,000 yen

Fees are current as of March 2018.

Initial fees consist of the security deposit, 1.5 months' rent, 2 months' of utilities and internet, 2 months' of bedding rental, and the entrance fee.

*Separate enrollment in fire insurance is also required.

Period of Residence: Up to 1 year in general

April Enrollees: From the date in mid March designated by the University to the last day of February in the following year.
September Enrollees: From the date in September designated by the University to the last day of August in the following year.


The dormitory consists of 28 units of 6 people per unit, for a total of 168 rooms. The 5th floor is designated as female-only occupancy.

Rooms Include:

・Bed & bedding (with cleaning)
・Internet connection
・Desk & chair
・Air conditioning & lighting
・Wardrobe (including 3 clothes hangers)
・Trash can
・3-drawer cabinet

Units Include:

・Living room/dining room/kitchen
・Shower room, sink, clothes basket (for shower)
・Toilets (2 per unit)
・Shared refrigerator, microwave oven, television
・Dining table and chairs

・Vacuum cleaner, garbage cans, garbage bags, broom and dustpan set, cleaning supplies
・Shoe rack
・Door phone/intercom
・Frying pan, 2 pots, kettle, cooking utensils, chopping board, strainer/bowl
・Dish drainer, dish towel, sponge, detergent

Common Use Facilities

・Multipurpose room
・Laundry rooms with dryers (coin laundry)
・Drying area (1F)
・Patio/smoking area
・Vending machines
・Table tennis table, DVD player
・Bicycle parking    


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