Admitted Applicants

Congratulations on being accepted to APU! Here are the general steps for enrollment.

Enrollment Procedures

1 Enrollment Procedure 1

Enrollment Procedure 1

Please pay your Admission Fee by the deadline to complete Enrollment Procedure 1.

Admission Fee:

2 Enrollment Procedure 2

Enrollment Procedure 2

Please pay your tuition, comprehensive renters’ insurance and AP House entrance fee (and others if applicable) by the deadline to complete Enrollment Procedure 2.

*Amount due depends on scholarship
Comprehensive Renters' Insurance:
16,200JPY - First year enrollee
12,380JPY - Second year transfer
8,540JPY - Third year transfer
AP House Entrance Fee:
188,000JPY - April Enrollment
168,500JPY - September Enrollment
Advance Payment of Fees:
applicable enrollees need to pay the whole tuition and other fees for their first year of study in order to complete Enrollment Procedure 2.

3 Document Submission

Document Submission

Please submit all necessary documents by the deadline.

Once Enrollment Procedures 1 and 2 have been completed and all necessary documents have been received by APU, the process to obtain a student visa will begin.

4 Student Visa

Student Visa
  • For those living outside Japan who need to obtain a student visa, once you have obtained all necessary documents, including the Certificate of Eligibility and Notification of Admission Approval, please apply for a student visa at a Japanese embassy/consulate near you.
  • For those living in Japan and who already possess a student visa, please change your address and/or renew your visa as necessary.

5 Arriving at APU

Arriving at APU

Please confirm your travel itinerary to Japan and apply the Arrival Assistance Request Form.
Period of Arrival Assistance:

  • 2017 April Enrollment: March 21, 2017 (Tue) - March 22 (Wed), 2017
  • 2017 September Enrollment: Details will be announced around June 2017.

6 Enrollment/Orientation


Please attend important orientation events including language placement tests, course registration, scholarship guidance sessions, etc. The schedule is as follows:

  • 2017 April Enrollment: Details
  • 2017 September Enrollment: Details will be announced around June 2017.

Additional Information