University Calendar

Academic Year is from April 1st to March 31st.

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

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 1st New Year’s day (Ganjitsu)
2nd Monday in January Coming-of-Age Day (Seijin no hi)
February 11th National Foundation Day (Kenkoku kinen no hi)
February 23rd The Emperor’s Birthday (Tennou tanjobi)
(date varies: around 20th March)
Vernal Equinox Day (Shunbun no hi)
April 29th Showa Day (Showa no hi)
May 3rd Constitution Memorial Day (Kenpou kinen bi)
May 4th Greenery Day (Midori no hi)
May 5th Children’s Day (Kodomo no hi)
3rd Monday in July Marine Day (Umi no hi)
August 11th Mountain Day (Yama no hi)
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 (Sports no hi)
November 3rd Culture Day (Bunka no hi)
November 23rd Labor Thanksgiving Day (Kinrou kansha no hi)

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

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