Entrance Ceremony for Spring 2023 to be Held on April 5

To welcome new students to the Tohoku University family, the 2023 Entrance Ceremony will be held in person on April 5 at Xebio Arena Sendai. It will also be streamed live online.

Only students directly involved in the ceremony will be allowed into the arena. To prevent the spread of COVID-19 and to ensure safe physical distancing at the ceremony, family and friends may not attend, but are encouraged to watch the ceremony online instead.

Date: April 5, 2023 (Wednesday)
Time: 10 - 10:30 am (doors will open at 8:30 am, please be seated no later than 9:45 am).
All students must bring their acceptance letter, which will be checked at the entrance.

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

Students participating in the ceremony should be appropriately dressed and must adhere to the university's infection prevention measures, including wearing a mask. Students who are unwell on the day or have a fever should stay home and watch the ceremony online.

Anyone requiring special assistance should contact the university as early as possible.

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


  • Entrance Ceremony 2023 (pdf)


Tohoku University Education and Student Support Center
Academic Affairs Section
Tel: 022-795-3819

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