University Calendar

Academic Year is from April 1 to March 31.

First Semester :
From April 1 to September 30.
Second Semester :
From October 1 to March 31.

Annual Events of the University of Toyama

Annual Events of the University of Toyama are as follows;

Month Events
April Entrance Ceremony
Medical exams for freshmen and students
Freshmen Orientation
Orientation for Extracurricular Japanese Language Course
(The First Semester)
July Hokuriku District National University Athletic Meeting
September Commencement Ceremony
October Entrance Ceremony
Orientation for Extracurricular Japanese Language Course
(The Second Semester)
University Festival
November Hokuriku District University Students' Art Festival
February Undergraduate Admission Examination for privately financed students
March Commencement Ceremony


  • Saturdays and Sundays (No classes are scheduled on weekends)
  • Japan's 16 National Holidays are as below:
National Holidays in Japan
January 1 New Year's day (Shogatsu)
2nd Monday in January Coming-of-Age Day (Seijin no hi)
February 11 National Foundation Day (Kenkoku kinen no hi)
(date varies: around 20th March)
Vernal Equinox Day (Shunbun no hi)
April 29 Showa Day (Showa no hi)
May 3 Constitution Memorial Day (Kenpou kinen bi)
May 4 Greenery Day (Midori no hi)
May 5 Children's Day (Kodomo no hi)
3rd Monday in July Marine Day (Umi no hi)
August 11 Mountain Day
3rd Monday in September Respect-for-the Aged-Day (Keirou no hi)
(date varies: around 23rd September)
Autumnal Equinox Day (Shuubun no hi)
2nd Monday in October Health and Sports Day (Taiku no hi)
November 3rd Culture Day (Bunka no hi)
November 23rd Labor Thanksgiving Day (Kinrou kansha no hi)
December 23rd The Emperor's Birthday (Tennou tanjobi)

When a national holiday falls on a Sunday, the next following weekday will be a holiday.

  • University Anniversary Day (October 1)
  • Please see the‘ Campus Guidebook’ for spring, summer and winter holiday schedules.