Seijo University sponsors exchange students from overseas partner institutions for one semester or one academic year (two semesters, Fall and Spring), starting September and finishes by the end of July.
Seijo offers intensive Japanese language program, and Japan Studies, Special Topics and Area Studies courses taught in English with tutorial assistance for inbound exchange students. Students who possess an appropriate level of Japanese can take regular classes with the approval of course professor and an assessment of language skill to understand academic Japanese.
Upon completion of each courses, they will receive final grades. Credits earned at Seijo can be applied to the student's degree at their home Institution.
The academic year consists of two semesters, the first term described as 前期- spring semester (A) runs from April to July, and the second term described as 後期-fall semester (B) runs from September to January. Most of the exchange students start their program from 後期 (B) in September.
Seijo Exchange Program includes many fun events like various parties, Seijo Regatta/boat race, International Student Session, visiting the other schools of Seijo Gakuen, etc.