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Study Abroad TMU

Accommodations

Tokyo Metropolitan University provides student accommodations in order to ensure that students have a positive environment conducive to learning. The university also provides off-campus accommodations for international students. Units of both types of housing are limited, so please keep track of availability and apply for accommodations in a timely fashion.

1. University accommodations

International House

Student Dormitory(Japanese website only)

2. International Student House

International Student House is aiming at promoting the exchange of different culture and fostering internationally-minded persons who can participate actively in a global society through the community life of exchange students and Japanese students. 

Name of facility Eligibility Number of rooms Application period Duration of period
ReENT TAMADAIRA (Location: 3-1-8, Tamadaira, Hino City, Tokyo) International exchange students Approx. 30 Stipulated in student exchange agreement 6 months or 1 year
Regularly enrolled TMU students who are selected as a“Resident Asistant” Jan. (as a general rule) 1 year (renewable up to two times)
Shareplace Seiseki-Sakuragaoka
(Location: 4-33-10, Sakuragaoka, Tama City, Tokyo)
International exchange students 27 Stipulated in student exchange agreement 6 months or 1 year
Regularly enrolled TMU students who are selected as a“Resident Advisor” Jan. (as a general rule) 1 year (renewable up to two times)

[Applications / Inquiries] Administrative Office of the International Center

3. Off-campus housing through TMU mediation

Housing facility name Location Eligibility
Inter-University Seminar House House of International Students Shimoyugi 1987-1, Hachioji City, Tokyo Single occupants
Tokyo International Exchange Center Aomi 2-79, Koto Ward, Tokyo Families, single occupants
Tokyo Ota Kinen Kan Kugayama 2-16-4, Suginami Ward, Tokyo Single occupants from Beijing or other Asian cities

[Applications / Inquiries] Administrative Office of the International Center

4. Other housing

(1) Accommodations without the university's mediation

The application periods of these accommodations vary. Information on room availability will be posted on the bulletin board of the International Center. Some international student houses offer rooms to students whenever they become available. Please contact these facilities directly to inquire.

(2) Private apartments
Information on private apartments in the vicinity of TMU is available from the Co-op. Real estate agents, housing information magazines, the Internet and the student cooperative are also helpful for finding a room.