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  • Locations: Tokyo, Japan
  • Program Terms: Autumn Semester A/W, SpringSemester(Sp/S)
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
SpringSemester(Sp/S) 2019 01/15/2018 01/16/2018 TBA TBA
Autumn Semester A/W 2018-2019 01/15/2018 01/16/2018 TBA TBA
Program Information:
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     QUICK FACTS
  Location Tokyo, Japan
  Academic
  Terms
Autumn Semester
Spring Semester
  Eligibility Registered Law School students in good standing
  Language   
  Adviser   
Department
   Website
   
Law School Study Abroad Website
       HIGHLIGHTS
  General Students will attend Keio University through the Law School. 

Students should be responsible and show willingness and preparedness to study solo abroad
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 Application
  Procedure
Students wishing to know more about applying for this exchange should contact the Law School directly.
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  About
  Where You Will Study
  Housing
  Expenses, Financial Aid, & Scholarships
  Program Evaluations



 

Where You Will Study

Keio University is a private university located in Tokyo and is one of the most prestigious and oldest universities in Japan. The main campus is in Mita; with additional campuses that include Hiyoshi, Shinanomachi and Shonan Fujisawa.


 

Housing

All participants are strongly recommended to apply for student housing offered by Keio University, which are generally small fully furnished studio apartments for international students and subsidized, making rent similar to housing in Seattle.

The student housing is located in various parts of Tokyo and students should be prepared to commute up to an hour each way to/from Keio University. NOTE: Housing information and application will be sent with the acceptance letter from Keio.


 

Program Expenses, Financial Aid & Scholarships

As a participant of a university exchange, you pay an exchange fee equivalent to UW tuition (1.5 quarters of UW tuition for semester-long exchanges, and 3 quarters of UW tuition for academic year exchanges). Exchange fees are determined by UW residency status: in-state students pay an exchange fee equivalent to in-state tuition, and out-of-state students pay an exchange fee equivalent to out-of-state tuition. The exchange fee and IPE administrative fee are charged to your UW account and due by the UW tuition deadline for your term(s) of study abroad. You should also budget for additional expenses such as international airfare & transportation, books & course materials, visa & passport fees, study abroad insurance and personal expenses.

For the total estimated costs of this particular program, you may request a budget by filling out a Budget Request Form.

For more information about budgeting, financial aid, and scholarships for study abroad visit our page on Finances.


Program Evaluations

After participating in a UW Study Abroad program, students are asked to complete a Program Evaluation Report detailing their experiences abroad and giving advice for future students. These reports cover all aspects of a student's time abroad, including orientation, academics, housing, finances, and cultural differences. 

To see past students' evaluations for the Keio University Direct Exchange program, click on the link below.

Keio University Exchange.pdf

Note: student names and contact information have been crossed off for confidentiality reasons. If you would like to get in contact with a previous participant of this program, please inquire at the Study Abroad Office or email studyabroad@uw.edu.