《University Response to COVID-19》

【Message from President】

Response to COVID-19, May 1, 2020 (Updated: May 27, 2020)

Welcome Address to new SU students, April 3, 2020

Welcome Address to current SU students, April 3, 2020


【To SU students, faculty and staff】

New 【Application Deadline July 22】2nd Round: Application for Emergency Support Benefit, July 8, 2020

New Intensive Courses and 2020 Fall Semester, July 8, 2020

Special Cash Payment of 100,000 yen, June 15. 2020

COVID-19 supports for international students – posted by Japanese Government, June 8, 2020

Restriction Level to be Lowered Effective June 8, June 3, 2020

Measures after lifting of state of emergency over COVID-19, May 27, 2020 (Updated: June 18, 2020)

Handout materials – Orientation for New International Students, May 25, 2020

COVID-19 Consultation Hotline for international residents in Saitama prefecture, May 12, 2020

How to Purchase Textbooks for 1st and 2nd Term Courses, April 15, 2020 (Updated: May 1, 2020)

Restriction on Entering SU campus for Students, April 10, 2020 (Updated: May 27, 2020)

Restriction on Student’s Entry to the Tokyo Station College, April 10, 2020 (Updated: May 27, 2020)

Courses in Spring Semester, April 6, 2020

Request for refraining from traveling abroad, March 23, 2020

Preventing the spread of COVID-19 on personal travel, March 18, 2020

Overseas Travel Safety Information, March 9, 2020

Measures against the spread of COVID-19, March 2, 2020 (Updated: March 11, 2020)


【Related Information】

Saitama University, COVID-19

2020 Academic Calendar

Newsletter from OASIS

COVID-19 manual for students (Japanese / English

COVID-19 Manual for Faculty and Staff (Japanese / English)

Saitama University Students Behavioral Guidelines


【Related Links】

WHO (World Health Organization), COVID-19

Ministry of Foreign Affairs  *Japanese only

 Cabinet Secretariat

Minister of Health, Labor and Welfare

Ministry of Education, Sports, Culture, Science and Technology

Saitama International Association, COVID-19 hotline

The Japan Association of National University

Health Service Center, Saitama University



【Past News】*For reference only

[Apply by June 24, 2020] Open for Application: Special Admission 2020, Saitama University International House, June 3, 2020

[Apply by June 10, 2020] Application now open for a program to provide a cash handout for struggling students to continue their education, May 22, 2020 (Updated; May 29, 2020)

Closure of Student Center Administration in response to COVID-19, April 15, 2020 (Updated: May 27, 2020)

Response to New Coronavirus(follow-up),  February 12,2020

Response to New Coronavirus, February 3, 2020

Pneumonia Related to new Coronavirus, January 28, 2020