1. Student dormitories

Tohoku University has dormitories for housing international and Japanese students. These are Tohoku University International House and University House Sanjo.

Tohoku University International House was opened in November, 1983 (the facility was expanded in 1989 and 1994) as a dormitory for foreign students and foreign researchers who engage in education and research, for the purpose of promoting international exchange in education and research.

University House Sanjo was opened in April, 2007 as a dormitory for students under four basic concepts; fostering of human resources that can take the initiative in internationalization, forming each living unit organized by eight students, offering secure and comfortable living environments, and allowing for short-term usage during summer holiday season.

Tohoku University International House

Tohoku University International HouseInternational House 1

Address: 19-1 Sanjo, Aoba-ku, Sendai-shi
Phone: +81-22-275-9901
E-mail: ihome@grp.tohoku.ac.jp
Capacity: 254 rooms

Type Rent
(per month)
General Service Fee
(per month)
Deposit / Gratuity
(paid upon moving in)
Maximum Stay
Single 5,900 JPY 1,000 JPY None One year
Married Couple 9,500 JPY 1,000 JPY None One year
Family 9,500 JPY
(48m3)
1,000 JPY None One year
11,900 JPY
(56m3)

* Rent does not include utilities.
* For more details, please see the website below.
http://www.insc.tohoku.ac.jp/cms/cms/files/ph_e1.pdf

International House 2

Address: 10-15 Sanjo, Aoba-ku, Sendai-shi
Phone: +81-22-718-7850
E-mail: ihome@grp.tohoku.ac.jp
Capacity: 108 rooms

Type Rent
(per month)
General Service Fee
(per month)
Deposit / Gratuity
(paid upon moving in)
Maximum Stay
Single 22,800 JPY 1,000 JPY None One year
Married Couple 32,000 JPY 1,000 JPY None One year
Family 50,000 JPY 1,000 JPY None One year

* Rent does not include utilities.

International House Higashi-Sendai

Address: 6-14-15 Higashi-Sendai, Miyagino-ku, Sendai-shi
Phone: +81-22-293-5591
E-mail: ihome@grp.tohoku.ac.jp
Capacity: 79 rooms

Type Rent
(per month)
General Service Fee
(per month)
Deposit / Gratuity
(paid upon moving in)
Maximum Stay
Single 10,000 JPY 1,000 JPY None Until Program Completion
Single (18m3) 22,000 JPY 1,000 JPY None Until Program Completion
Married Couple 33,000 JPY 1,000 JPY None Until Program Completion

* Rent does not include utilities.

University House Sanjo

University House SanjoUniversity House Sanjo

Address: 19-1 Sanjo, Aoba-ku, Sendai-shi.
Phone: +81-22-274-7305
E-mail: ihome@grp.tohoku.ac.jp
Capacity: 130 rooms

Type Rent
(per month)
General Service Fee
(per month)
Deposit / Gratuity
(paid upon moving in)
Maximum Stay Facilities
Single
A Type
16,600 JPY 2,500 JPY 30,000 JPY (Deposit)
No gratuity
One year Unit
toilet/bath
Single
B Type
17,000 JPY 3,100 JPY 30,000 JPY (Deposit)
No gratuity
One year Separate toilet/bath

* Rent does not include utilities.
* For more details, please see the web site below.
http://www.university-house-sanjo.info/index.html

 

University House Sanjo 2

Address: 19-1 Sanjo, Aoba-ku, Sendai-shi.
Phone: +81-22-718-2101
E-mail: ihome@grp.tohoku.ac.jp
Capacity: 135 rooms

Type Rent
(per month)
General Service Fee
(per month)
Deposit / Gratuity
(paid upon moving in)
Maximum Stay Facilities
Single 18,000 JPY 2,500 JPY 30,000 JPY (Deposit)
No gratuity
One year Unit
toilet/bath

 

University House Katahira

Address: 1-14-15 Ichiban-cho, Aoba-ku, Sendai-shi.
Phone: +81-22-797-9301
E-mail: ihome@grp.tohoku.ac.jp
Capacity: 30 rooms

Type Rent
(per month)
General Service Fee
(per month)
Deposit / Gratuity
(paid upon moving in)
Maximum Stay Facilities
Single 20,000 JPY 1,000 JPY 30,000 JPY (Deposit)
No gratuity
One year Unit
toilet/bath

 

2. Private apartments

The Student Exchange Division provides various kinds of assistance, such as distributing guidebooks on finding apartments, and holding housing orientations, to ensure that you can smoothly begin your student life and research activities.
If you have any questions or concerns related to finding housing, please contact one of the below.

Questions and consulting related to housing

Housing Advisor, Student Exchange Division
Location: Kawauchi North Campus, Center for International Exchange
Phone: +81-22-795-7776
e-mail: search-housing@grp.tohoku.ac.jp

Housing information

Apartment Information for International Students and Researchers
URL: http://www.insc.tohoku.ac.jp/cms/index-e.cgi?pg=141118173824#
Click on: "where you want to live" (Private Apartment Information for International Students)

Tohoku University Co-operative Association (COOP) Real Estate Agency

Location: Welfare Facility of Tohoku University, Kawauchi North Campus
Phone: +81-22-795-1775
URL: http://www.coop.org.tohoku.ac.jp/service/living/
http://www.coop.org.tohoku.ac.jp/newlife/material/room/
Business hours: Weekdays/10:30-17:30, Sat./11:00-14:00