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Study abroad in Tokyo to experience Japanese culture and have the adventure of a lifetime.

Explore centuries-old temples, gardens, and castles that are only minutes from ultra-modern skyscrapers, electronics stores, and haute couture fashion centers. Dine on sushi and tempura, attend a sumo match or a baseball game, and learn tea ceremony, karate, or breakdancing. As you can tell, the Tokyo study abroad experience has something for everyone.

Explore this bustling metropolis as you take classes in the town of Makuhari, on the tip of Tokyo Bay, and just 45 minutes from the heart of the city.

Immersive courses, exciting excursions, and so much more awaits when you study in Tokyo!

Programs

Tokyo - Language & Culture

Tokyo
,
Japan
Length: 
Fall 2018, Spring 2019
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
$21,900
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Tokyo Summer

Tokyo
,
Japan
Length: 
Summer 2019
Language prerequisites: 
None
Estimated Cost: 
$7,125
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Tokyo's Top Five

Enjoy Art & Culture in the Roppongi District

Known as a shopping destination with excellent restaurants, Roppongi also has a thriving and lively art scene. When you visit, be sure to check out the Mori Art Museum and Observatory, as well as Tokyo Mid-Town.

Hike Mount Takao

Need a break from the hustle and bustle of Tokyo? Take a day trip to Mount Takao, where the views are breathtaking.

Experience the Harajuku District

Make your way to this trendy fashion and shopping district (a must!), but be sure to see the popular Meiji Jingu Shrine and Yoyogi Park.

Learn About Tokyo at Edo Tokyo Museum

Observe the history of Japan’s great capital city from the Edo period to modern times inside this beautifully-contemporary building.

Spend a Day on Odaiba

Take a walk across Tokyo Bay on the striking Rainbow Bridge (where you’ll take in fabulous views of the Tokyo skyline) to explore this island filled with museums, theme parks, shopping malls, and more.

The Latest from Tokyo

Oct 10 7:44am
Tokyo

My Weekend in Yokohama

by Sara

There's a whole world outside of Tokyo too!

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Sep 23 11:39pm
Tokyo

The Daily Sights

by Sara

Where do international students spend most of there time? At school and home!

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Sep 14 7:14am
Tokyo

Hello Tokyo!

by Sara

A first look at the bustling city.

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Aug 22 12:12pm
Tokyo

Countdown to Tokyo: My Pre-Departure Bucket List

by Sara

こんにちは! My name is Sara, and I’m a senior at the Universtiy of Puget Sound studying Business Administration and Japanese Language/Culture. This semester I’ll be studying abroad in Tokyo, Japan, and running this photography blog for you to see what I see as I embark on the adventure of a lifetime! This isn’t my first time in Japan, or even Tokyo. In the summer of 2014 I visited Tokyo, Kyoto, Nikko, Hakone, Hiroshima, and Tono. 

 

Here's a few photos from that trip: 

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Jul 16 10:51pm
Tokyo

Coming (Back) to America

by Danielle

Hey guys! I have to say adaptation to America is definitely something that I'm going to go through. Reverse culture shock is real! In Japan, convenience is king. From convenience stores to convenient ATMs, it was easy to be a traveler because help was never too far away. This is only aided by their collectivist culture, while in America we have an individualist culture.

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