2011.03.24 Permission to defer enrollment for International Students
For new international students concerned about this disaster
and their study in Japan, Waseda University has decided to accept
postponement of their entrance to the University. If you wish to apply,
please take the procedures described below.
New international students of April AY2011 who wish to postpone
their study in Japan (entrance to Waseda University). The eligibility is restricted
to those who reside outside Japan, or those who currently reside in Japan and
have been officially announced by their governments to return to their home
【Options for the semester you may postpone your entrance to】
① September 2011 (If the undergraduate/graduate school accepts
admissions in September.)
② April 2012
Please fill out the application form below and submit it to the International
Admissions Office. Please make sure that all necessary information is provided,
and clearly note “Permission to Defer Enrollment” on the envelope.
“Application for Permission to Defer Enrollment (International Students excluding
Disaster Victims)” pdf / word
Address for documents
International Admissions Office
Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 169-0051
* You can also send the application to the undergraduate/graduate school
you are going to affiliate with.Application Deadline: April 30 (Sat.) 2011
(Applications should be postmarked on or before the application deadline.)
The results will be notified by the undergraduate/graduate school you are going
to affiliate with (the notification is scheduled in or after late May).
1. Paid tuitions and fees (including the admission fee):
・ Admission fee: will not be returned (and will not be subject to payment again).
・ All other tuitions and fees: will be returned in full as an exceptional treatment,
and will be subject to payment at the time of your postponed entrance to the University.
(The charges incurred by the refund process will be on the account of the applicant.)
・ It is also possible to reserve and allocate the paid tuitions and fees for the payment
of tuitions and fees at the time of your postponed entrance to the University. If you wish
to do so, please inform us. Also, please be acknowledged that if there is any change
in the amount of tuitions and fees at the time of the postponed entrance, the remaining
balance may be subject to additional payment.
・ The refund schedule will be announced later.
2. Payment of tuitions if the application for permission to defer enrollment is accepted:
If the application for permission to defer enrollment is accepted, you will have to pay the
tuitions applicable to the semester you postpone to.
(ex.) If you postpone your entrance to April 2012, you will have to pay the tuitions for
new students of April 2012.
3. If you have been admitted into a scholarship program:
・ Please talk to the administrative office of your graduate/undergraduate school.
4. If you have been admitted to enter a student dormitory:
・ If you have been admitted to reside in our student dormitory from April, you can move
in the dormitory, regardless of changes to commence classes from May. However,
the moving-in date will be rescheduled according to the commencement date of the classes
(or freshman guidance). Further details about the dormitory fee for this period will be announced later.
・ Basically, if you postpone your entrance to September 2011 or April 2012, your eligibility for the
dormitory will lapse. Please apply again when we start accepting applications from new students
of September AY2011 (scheduled around mid July 2011).
・ For more details, please contact Residence Life Center.