Osaka / Kobe, Japan

The school-provided field trips were fun and a good way to meet the other students in the beginning. Later you might go on a trip with your class or just friends. Everywhere you go will probably be pretty interesting and at the very least an adventure.

Miami University of Ohio

Participant in Osaka / Kobe, Japan


Fees & Deadlines

Osaka / Kobe, Japan | 2017 Spring

USAC is a non-profit organization that provides quality, affordable study abroad programs. Our programs give students flexibility and control in selecting options that impact program cost; try our interactive budget sheet to estimate how you can budget and economize.

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    See the Money Matters section for more financial information, including help with financing and scholarship resources.

    Program fee includes:

    • tuition and fees
    • host university housing information assistance
    • personalized pre-departure advising
    • immigration visa guidance
    • parental support and advisement
    • scholarship advising and assistance
    • transcript assistance
    • student health insurance
    • Kwansei Gakuin University mandatory orientation in Osaka
    • student health insurance (additional insurance coverage mandated by Japanese Government not included)
    Program Deadlines
    September 1, 2015 Early Admission Period Begins
    October 15, 2016 Spring Position Hold Refund Deadline | Regular Admission Period Begins
    November 15 Application Deadline
    December 15 Spring Balance Due Deadline
    March 7, 2017 Spring Cancellation Deadline

    See Ready to Apply for additional information about the application process and Money Matters for more details regarding payment and cancellation deadlines.

    USAC reserves the right to make adjustments to fees or deadlines at any time. If a program fills earlier than anticipated, USAC may move up the position hold payment deadline date to secure students’ placement in the program.

    Quick Details

    2017-18 App. Cycle

    Spring: Filling quickly

    2018-19 App. Cycle

    Fall/Yearlong: Application opens 9/1


    Minimum GPA: 3.0

    Minimum class standing: Sophomore

    Open to degree-seeking students currently attending 4-year institutions

    Add'l Requirements

    3 letters of recommendation (learn more)

    Program Type



    Overseas credit

    Program Capacity



    English | Japanese