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Commencement and Convocation Ceremony

2020 Fall Semester Commencement(Updated October 8, 2020)
2021 Spring Semester Convocation Ceremony(Faculty)(Updated November 9, 2020)
2021 Spring Semester Convocation Ceremony(Graduate School)(Updated March 12, 2021)
2020 Spring Semester Commencement(Updated September 14, 2020)
2020 Fall Semester Convocation Ceremony(Updated September 8, 2020)

2020 Fall Semester Commencement / Ceremony for Bestowing Degrees

Please note that the details of the ceremony may be changed separately. Details will be given soon after being established, so be sure to check detailed information related to yourself.

【Updated October 8, 2020】
The venue for the 2020 Fall Semester Commencement has been changed as below.

In order to ensure the safety and security of the graduating students and their families and to prevent the spread of the infection, the ceremony will be attended only by the graduating students themselves. For those who are unable to attend, there will be a live-stream of the ceremony at the university’s website.


The graduating students are able to attend the ceremony, but their families are not allowed to enter the campus.

For the graduating students who wish to attend the ceremony:
  • Please take your temperature at home on the day and refrain from coming to the university if you are not feeling well.
  • If you returned home from abroad arrived in Japan within two weeks before the ceremony, please refrain from coming to the university.
  • To prevent the spread of the Novel Coronavirus Infection, please follow cough etiquette, wash your hands frequently, and wear a mask. Disinfectants will be available at various locations on campus.
  • Please do not stay in the hall or on campus for a long time after you receive your diploma.
Date and TimeFaculty/Graduate SchoolVenue
Saturday,
March 20, 2021
10:00Faculty of Law and
Graduate School of Law
Davis Memorial Auditorium (Kyotanabe)
12:30Faculty of Letters and
Graduate School of Letters
15:00School of Theology and
Graduate School of Theology
Faculty of Social Studies and
Graduate School of Social Studies
Faculty of Global and Regional Studies
The Institute for the Liberal Arts
Sunday,
March 21, 2021
10:00Faculty of Policy Studies and
Graduate School of Policy and Management
Graduate School of Global Studies
Law School
Graduate School of Business
12:30Faculty of Commerce and
Graduate School of Commerce
15:00Faculty of Economics and
Graduate School of Economics
Monday,
March 22, 2021
10:00Faculty of Culture and Information Science and
Graduate School of Culture and Information Science
Faculty of Life and Medical Sciences and
Graduate School of Life and Medical Sciences
Faculty of Health and Sports Science and
Graduate School of Health and Sports Science
Faculty of Psychology and
Graduate School of Psychology
Faculty of Global Communications
Graduate School of Brain Science
13:00Faculty of Science and Engineering and
Graduate School of Science and Engineering


2021 Spring Semester Convocation Ceremony(Faculty)

Please note that the details of the ceremony may be changed separately. Details will be given soon after being established, so be sure to check detailed information related to yourself.

【Updated November 9, 2020】
The time for the 2021 Spring Semester Convocation Ceremony has been changed as below.

In order to ensure the safety and security of the new students and their families and to prevent the spread of the infection, the ceremony will be attended only by the new students themselves. For those who are unable to attend, there will be a live-stream of the ceremony at the university’s website.


The new students are able to attend the ceremony, but their families are not allowed to enter the campus.

For the new students who wish to attend the ceremony:
  • Please take your temperature at home on the day and refrain from coming to the university if you are not feeling well.
  • If you returned home from abroad arrived in Japan within two weeks before the ceremony, please refrain from coming to the university.
  • Please follow one of the following instructions upon entering the campus.
  • To prevent the spread of the Novel Coronavirus Infection, please follow cough etiquette, wash your hands frequently and wear a mask. Disinfectants will be available at various locations on campus.
  • Please do not stay in the hall or on campus for a long time after the Convocation Ceremony.
Date and TimeFacultyVenue
Thursday,
April 1, 2021
09:30Faculty of Commerce
Faculty of Science and Engineering
Davis Memorial Auditorium (Kyotanabe)
11:30School of Theology
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Life and Medical Sciences
Faculty of Psychology
Faculty of Global Communications
13:30Faculty of Social Studies
Faculty of Economics
Faculty of Global and Regional Studies
15:30Faculty of Letters
Faculty of Policy Studies
Faculty of Culture and Information Science
Faculty of Health and Sports Science
The Institute for the Liberal Arts


2021 Spring Semester Convocation Ceremony(Graduate School)

Please note that the details of the ceremony may be changed separately. Details will be given soon after being established, so be sure to check detailed information related to yourself.

In order to ensure the safety and security of the new students and their families and to prevent the spread of the infection, the ceremony will be attended only by the new students themselves. For those who are unable to attend, there will be a live-stream of the ceremony at the university’s website.


The new students are able to attend the ceremony, but their families are not allowed to enter the campus.

For the new students who wish to attend the ceremony:
  • Please take your temperature at home on the day and refrain from coming to the university if you are not feeling well.
  • If you returned home from abroad arrived in Japan within two weeks before the ceremony, please refrain from coming to the university.
  • Please follow one of the following instructions upon entering the campus.
  • To prevent the spread of the Novel Coronavirus Infection, please follow cough etiquette, wash your hands frequently and wear a mask. Disinfectants will be available at various locations on campus.
  • Please do not stay in the hall or on campus for a long time after the Convocation Ceremony.
Date and TimeGraduate SchoolVenue
Saturday,
April 3, 2021
10:00All Graduate SchoolsEiko-kan (Imadegawa)


2020 Spring Semester Commencement / Ceremony for Bestowing Degrees

Date and TimeFaculty/Graduate SchoolVenue
Saturday,
September 19, 2020
10:00All Faculties and All Graduate SchoolsKambaikan Building Hardy Hall (Imadegawa)

 Program[PDF 43KB]


2020 Fall Semester Convocation Ceremony

Date and TimeFaculty/Graduate SchoolVenue
Monday,
September 21, 2020
10:00The Institute for the Liberal Arts
Graduate School of Science and Engineering
Graduate School of Life and Medical Sciences
Graduate School of Global Studies
Graduate School of Business
Kambaikan Building Hardy Hall (Imadegawa)