Housing

The University of Toyama International House

These were built for international students and researchers to promote international exchange. One International House is in Teramachi District in Toyama City and the other is on Sugitani Campus. For more information, please contact the Study-abroad Support Division, International Affairs Department on Gofuku Campus, or Student Support Team, Educational Affairs Division on Sugitani Campus.

Requirement:
International Students of University of Toyama
Period:
Within one year
Name and Address Types For International students Monthly rent
Gofuku International House
5037-2 Kanda Kanaya-aza Toyama-city
Single 34 rooms 5,900 yen
Couple 5 rooms 9,500 yen
Family 1 room 14,200 yen
Sugitani International House
2630 Sugitani Toyama-shi
Single 16 rooms 5,900 yen
Couple 2 rooms 11,900 yen
Family 3 rooms 14,200 yen

The water, gas and electricity rates and the fee for common services will be charged separately.

The University of Toyama Student Dormitory

The University of Toyama has a student dormitory named Shinju-Ryou about 2 kilometers south of Gofuku Campus.

For further information, please contact the Student Support Division at Division of Student and Academic Affairs. 

Private Apartments

There are a lot of apartments around each campus. University of Toyama Cooperative Association helps each Campus's students to find an apartment.

The apartment rent varies according to the area, the oldness of the building, the number of the rooms and the facilities. The average cost for an apartment (20 ~ 33㎡) where the residents share a bathroom is about 10,000 yen to 25,000 yen per month.
One-room apartment with a private bathroom costs about 25,000 yen to 50,000 yen per month.
The water, gas and electricity rates and the fee for common services will be charged separately.

Please be sure to buy a fire insurance in preparation for an emergency.

Joint Guarantor System

When students rent apartments, the Toyama International Center is available as a joint guarantor.
In this case, students should join the General Housing Compensation and pay the fee.( This system doesn't apply to any public housing such as municipal housing.)
Apply to the Study-abroad Support Division, International Affairs Department on Gofuku Campus, Student Support Team, Educational Affairs Division on Sugitani Campus, and Faculty of Art and Design Administration Division on Takaoka Campus.

Financial Assistance - Loans

The University of Toyama offers a lending system by the International Student Support Fund for international students who are in financial difficulties resulted from sudden changes in their household finances.

  • Maximum amount of a loan : 50,000 yen
  • Interest rate on a loan : Free
  • Loan eligibility : The academic advisors admit that the international student has the sudden change of the household economy.
  • Repayment method : The loan must be repaid within a year of its inception. It may be paid in a lump or through a monthly-installment plan.
  • Application : Students desiring this assistance should apply to the Study-abroad Support Division, International Affairs Department (Gofuku Campus), Student Support Team, Educational Affairs Division (Sugitani Campus) and Faculty of Art and Design Administration Division (Takaoka Campus)