Temple University Japan Campus TUJ

TUJ main campus pictured.
Temple University Japan announces expansion to Kyoto
Type: News Story
Temple Japan to open satellite location in Kyoto.
February 12, 2024
wo students banging on drums as part of a Taiko performance.
Main Campus hosts anniversary event to celebrate 40 years of Temple Japan
Type: News Story
Members of the university community gathered to reflect on the past, present and future of this branch campus.
March 8, 2023
Elham Kateeb pictured.
Collaborating on an international level
Type: News Story
Temple University identifies new international partner universities during Middle East trip
September 20, 2022
Image of an exterior of a building at Temple University Japan.
Serving the American media from the Far East
Type: News Story
Temple Japan faculty are regularly quoted in mainstream media outlets.
April 27, 2022
Image of Temple mascot Stella the Owl.
International Owls make Valentine’s Day a global celebration
Type: News Story
Temple students from Rome and Japan are no strangers to the holiday celebrating love and romance.
February 11, 2022
image of neon lights in Tokyo
Temple Japan announces ‘landmark’ $4.5 million gift
Type: News Story
The donation will support scholarships for public high school graduates in Japan.
September 15, 2021
Tokyo, Japan
Temple study abroad programs in Italy, Japan: open and thriving
Type: News Story
COVID concerns have not stopped Temple students from international study.
March 17, 2021
protesters marching in Tokyo
Two TUJ students are taking the lead in raising awareness about racism in Japan
Type: News Story
TUJ students led 3,500 protesters in a march through Tokyo in support of racial equality.
October 14, 2020
Matthew Wilson’s TUJ deanship is a homecoming 25 years in the making
Type: News Story
Temple Law alumnus Matthew Wilson is taking the helm of Temple University Japan.
September 16, 2020
Temple University and Showa Women's University leadership break open a sake barrel to celebrate the official opening of TUJ's new campus.
Opening celebrations at Temple Japan mark a new era in the globalization of higher education
Type: News Story
The entire university community and TUJ’s newest neighbors came together to officially celebrate Temple’s new location on Showa Women’s University campus.
November 22, 2019
48 hours in Tokyo
Type: News Story
Here’s how to experience the best of Tokyo in two days, devised with help from the experts at Temple Japan.
November 4, 2019
TUJ student Rebekkah Nyack in Sangen-jaya
Meet some of Temple University Japan’s most impressive students
Type: News Story
The Tokyo branch campus is home to a diverse student body drawn from around the world.
November 12, 2019
The main entrance to Temple University, Japan Campus
Introducing Temple Japan’s brand new campus
Type: News Story
After nearly four decades in office buildings, TUJ finally has a space to call its own, and a college experience to offer its students and faculty.
October 21, 2019
Temple students walking in Tokyo
Temple University Japan relocates to a new campus
Type: News Story
The move marks the first time in TUJ’s 37-year history that its students and faculty will enjoy a traditional university setting.
September 10, 2019
People walking down a street in Tokyo
The significance of Temple University Japan’s new campus
Type: News Story
Bruce Stronach, longtime Temple University Japan dean, writes on the meaning of the first time the campus sits in a true university setting.
September 10, 2019
Hikari Hida
Senior becomes first-ever Temple Japan student to win Diamond Award
Type: News Story
Hikari Hida, a political science and Asian studies major, received the honor for her work related to women’s rights.
May 8, 2019
Temple students walking in Tokyo
Five things you didn’t know about Temple Japan’s new campus
Type: News Story
In Fall 2019, Temple Japan moved to a new campus that will significantly shape the future of the school and its student experience.
December 10, 2018
Temple University Japan coming back strong
Type: News Story
In the aftermath of the earthquake, tsunami and subsequent nuclear accident that struck Japan in March 2011, enrollment at Temple University, Japan Campus (TUJ), Temple’s pioneering campus in Tokyo, took a hit. But now, buoyed by the energy of the Japanese economy and renewed optimism about the nation’s future, the number of degree-seeking and study-abroad students at TUJ is bouncing back.
November 14, 2013
"I didn't want to run away": Study abroad student recalls Japan's 3/11 tragedy
Type: News Story
Marissa A. Polachek, B.A., Broadcasting, Telecommunications and Mass Media. Polachek had always dreamed about studying abroad in Japan. In Spring 2011, her dream came true and she traveled to Temple University, Japan Campus, in Tokyo. She couldn't have known that she was about to live through one of the worst natural disasters in history.
May 4, 2012
Song offers message of hope on Japan tsunami anniversary
Type: News Story
As the world marks the one-year anniversary of the March 11 earthquake and tsunami that devastated parts of northeastern Japan and sparked a crisis at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, a group of Temple alumni, faculty, staff and students is offering up a message of hope through the universal language of music.
March 8, 2012
Faces of Temple: Erik M. Jacobs
Type: News Story
Political science major Erik M. Jacobs shares how enrolling in a Temple political science course on campaigns and elections has led to opportunities with the U.S. Senate and Republican National Convention.
January 27, 2012
TU Japan update and statement from President Hart
Type: Announcement
March 30, 2011
Temple University’s Japan Campus celebrates 25 years
Type: News Story
Temple University’s Japan Campus celebrates 25 years.
October 30, 2007