Waseda Summer Session

Waseda Summer Session

Tokyo, Japan

Important Information

Program Dates

June 14 - July 27, 2024


JPY 650,000 (approx. CAD 6,000) for 2024

Language of Instruction


Course Credit

Variable - email outgoing@uleth.ca with the courses you are interested in for more information.

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About the Program

Spend four weeks in the heart of Tokyo immersing yourself in the rich culture Japan has to offer. Founded in 1882, Waseda is one of the most international and prestigious universities in Japan. Its summer session lets you learn about a topic of your interest in business, Japanese culture, economics, literature, politics, and more. While you are not in class, you will have six weeks to explore and experience student life in the exciting city of Tokyo!


Included in Program Fee

The fee of JPY 650,000 (approx. CAD 6,000) for 2024 includes lectures, accommodations for the entire program, airport pickup, and activities/field trips.

Not Included in Program Fee

The program fee does not include U of L tuition for the the course, travel between Canada and Japan, and other living/personal expenses such as food.

Global Skills Opportunity Funding

Domestic undergraduate students who participate in this summer program will receive up to $5,000 through the Global Skills Opportunity Award.

Underrepresented students: up to $5,000

  • Indigenous students
  • Students with a disability
  • Low income students (receiving government student loans or grants)

All other eligible students: up to $2,500

Application Process

  1. Attend an upcoming info session.
  2. Apply to the summer exchange program on MyExperience under Campus Programs.
  3. We will review applications after the February 15 deadline and contact you with steps to apply to the partner if you are accepted.

Email outgoing@uleth.ca with any questions about the program or application process.