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Welcome to the Middlebury School in Japan handbook! Please use the Table of Contents below or the menu above to navigate to different sections of the Handbook.

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Welcome Letter
Contact Information
Statement of Non-Discrimination

Pre-Departure

Costs and Expenses
Student Visa
Japanese Consulates in the U.S.
Registering with the U.S. Department of State
International Students
Travel to Japan
Immunizations
Checklist of Items to Pack
General Packing Suggestions

Arrival in Japan

Flights
Immigration
Transportation from the Airport to Campus
Orientation
Placement Exam

Academics

Academic Program
Credit
Educational Differences
Exams
Learning Outside the Classroom
Grade Equivalency

Living in Japan

Housing
Living with Japanese Roommates
Living with a Japanese Host Family
Meeting Japanese
Sexual Relations
Cultural Differences
Heritage Learners
Travel Within Japan

Health and Safety

Medical Facilities in Tokyo
Psychological Health and Counseling
Drugs
Allergies and Accommodations
Global Rescue
Sexual Assault and Harassment

Money

Currency Exchange
Money and Banking
Emergency Cash
Working in Japan

Communication

Communication and Immersion
Language Pledge
Mail
Internet and Email
Phones
Communication with School in Japan Office

Local Resources

Academic Calendar