Commencement Ceremony 2023 to be Held on March 24

All graduating students are invited to attend their commencement ceremony in person at Xebio Arena Sendai on March 24.

In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and to facilitate safe physical distancing at the ceremony, only graduating students will be allowed to attend. Family and friends are asked to show their support by watching the live broadcast online.

Date: March 24, 2023 (Friday)
Time: 10 am (Doors will open at 9 am, please be seated by 9:40 am)

Venue: Xebio Arena Sendai
Address: 1-4-10 Asuto-Nagamachi, Taihaku-ku, Sendai
There is no parking at the arena so please take public transport.

All attendees should be appropriately dressed for the ceremony and must adhere to the university's coronavirus infection prevention measures, such as wearing a mask.

Students should not attend the ceremony if they are unwell, have a fever or have been exposed to someone who is positive for COVID-19. Anyone requiring special arrangements or assistance should contact the Academic Affairs Section of their faculty or graduate school before March.

As with all best-laid plans, these might change depending on the pandemic situation in Miyagi prefecture, so please be prepared for updates closer to the time and check the university's websites regularly.


  • Commencement Ceremony 2023 (pdf) Updated Mar 10.


Tohoku University Education and Student Support Department
Academic Affairs Planning Section
Tel: 022-795-3924

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