News & Event

【Important Notice】Regarding Novel Coronavirus Infection (COVID-19)【Updated March 23, 2020】

News & Event

[Important Notice]
To all Hosei students including new enrollees for AY2020, guardians, faculty and staff members

January 31, 2020
February 20, 2020
February 27, 2020
March 6, 2020
March 11, 2020
March 13, 2020
Updated on March 23, 2020
Hosei University

Regarding Novel Coronavirus Infection (COVID-19) 【Updated on March 23, 2020】

In light of the spreading novel coronavirus infection, Hosei University set up a crisis response headquarters on Feb. 19. It will announce on its official website its policies on the holding and rescheduling of university events, its response to this epidemic, and its call for caution.

Since the situation is changing constantly, all students, including new enrollees for Academic Year 2020, and faculty and staff members are requested to check the university’s website regularly for the latest information.

With the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs urging caution, all concerned are advised to confirm the latest information from reliable sources, take utmost caution, and behave calmly.

In the event of confirmed infection, please report immediately to the designated officers of your faculty, graduate school, high school, and other organizations.

Relevant information for each category


  • Information for all recipients will include information relating to Overseas Travel and Travel/Return to Japan, as well as Preventing Infection and Contact Details in the Event of Infection.
  • Information for specific student groups will cover all other topics not included in the above information for all students.
  1. Information for all recipients: Overseas Travel and Travel/Return to Japan and Preventing Infection and Contact Details in the Event of Infection. (partially revised on March 23, 2020)
  2. Information for undergraduate and graduate students intending to graduate in March 2020 (partially revised on March 23, 2020)
  3. Information for new students enrolled in April 2020 and current students (partially revised on March 23, 2020)
  4. To foreign students from overseas (Updated March 23, 2020) *To be added after translation completed
  5. Information for faculty staff members (new information March 23, 2020)

We ask all new students and current students to make sure you check the website for your department or postgraduate course, and the web noticeboard. Below are the links to individual departments and graduate schools.

Links to Faculties and Graduate Schools