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Commencement and Convocation Ceremony

2022 Fall Semester Commencement(Updated january 17, 2023)
2023 Spring Semester Convocation Ceremony(Updated january 17, 2023)
2022 Spring Semester Commencement(Updated July 15, 2022)
2022 Fall Semester Convocation Ceremony(Updated July 15, 2022)

2022 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.

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 and their families. For those who are unable to attend, there will be a live-stream of the ceremony at the university’s website.


The graduating students and their families are able to attend the ceremony.

For those 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.
  • Please refrain from coming to the university if you are required to stay at home and are suspeded from attending school the self-quarantine period instructed by a medical institution. ("Flowchart of whether or not you are allowed to come to the campus")
  • Please note that only graduating students may attend the ceremony to be held on 20th(Mon) and 21st(Tue) from the venue (Eiko-kan). Family members are welcome to join the ceremony from viewing rooms on campus (Meitokukan Room21 and Meitokukan Room1), where the ceremony will be streamed live.
  • 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.


Date and TimeFaculty/Graduate SchoolVenue
Monday,
March 20, 2023
10:00Faculty of Law and
Graduate School of Law
Eiko-kan (Imadegawa)
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
Tuesday,
March 21, 2023
10:00Faculty of Economics and
Graduate School of Economics
12:30Faculty of Policy Studies and
Graduate School of Policy and Management
Graduate School of Global Studies
Law School
Graduate School of Business
15:00Faculty of Commerce and
Graduate School of Commerce
Wednesday,
March 22, 2023
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
Davis Memorial Auditorium (Kyotanabe)
13:00Faculty of Science and Engineering and
Graduate School of Science and Engineering

2023 Spring Semester Convocation Ceremony

Convocation Ceremony is the first formal gathering of the new students.

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 and their families. For those who are unable to attend, there will be a live-stream of the ceremony at the university’s website.


The new students and their families are able to attend the ceremony.

For those 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.
  • Please refrain from coming to the university if you are required to stay at home and are suspeded from attending school the self-quarantine period instructed by a medical institution. ("Flowchart of whether or not you are allowed to come to 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.

Date and TimeFaculty/Graduate SchoolVenue
Saturday,
April 1, 2023
9:30School of Theology and
Graduate School of Theology
Faculty of Policy Studies and
Graduate School of Policy and Management
Faculty of Science and Engineering and
Graduate School of Science and Engineering
Faculty of Global and Regional Studies
Graduate School of Brain Science
Davis Memorial Auditorium (Kyotanabe)
11:30Faculty of Letters and
Graduate School of Letters
Faculty of Social Studies and
Graduate School of Social Studies
Faculty of Culture and Information Science and
Graduate School of Culture and Information Science
Faculty of Psychology and
Graduate School of Psychology
Graduate School of Global Studies
13:30Faculty of Commerce and
Graduate School of Commerce
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 Global Communications
Law School
Graduate School of Business
15:30Faculty of Law and
Graduate School of Law
Faculty of Economics and
Graduate School of Economics
The Institute for the Liberal Arts

2022 Spring Semester Commencement / Ceremony for Bestowing Degrees

Date and TimeFaculty/Graduate SchoolVenue
Saturday,
September 17, 2022
10:00All Faculties and All Graduate SchoolsKambaikan Building Hardy Hall (Imadegawa)

2022 Fall Semester Convocation Ceremony

Date and TimeFaculty/Graduate SchoolVenue
Wednesday,
September 21, 2022
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)