APU offers ″Academic Advising″ for students in order to help them identify and achieve their goals both academically and personally. Advising is conducted through meetings with university faculty and staff, and aims to enable students to achieve the following.
- Awareness and utilization of the APU multicultural learning environment
- Smooth transition into university student life
- Creation of an education plan
- Following one’s own study plan responsibly
Individual Academic Advising
You must pre-register to participate in an online Academic Advising session.
Check your consultation before make reservation
Depending on the contents, you may be able to receive more appropriate advice by consulting another contact
Please confirm the contents of your consultation from the following page.
How to Register
Bookings can be made through the following online reservation form.
Timetable (AY 2023 Fall Semester)
Each advisor's available times are as follows.
- HIRAI-sensei (Japanese / English)
5th Period on Mondays
- SHIN-sensei (Japanese)
Thursday, 4th Period (15:15-16:00) & 5th Period (16:10-16:55)
- ROUX-sensei (English)
Tuesday, 3th Period (13:30-14:15) & 4th Period (14:20-15:05)
Please click here for the schedule.
Academic Advising: Our Advisors
You can speak with any of our three academic advisors about any worries you may have.
Face-to-face or online (Zoom)
You can speak with an advisor on any issue, large or small. Please consider academic advising for the following topics, or for any other questions you wish to ask.
- Difficulty getting used to being at university
- Time-management problems
- Help with study methods
- Unsure what to do now to prepare for your future
- Unsure how to write reports
- Feeling lost or unsure and wanting to talk with someone
If the situation is extremely urgent, please visit the appropriate office or the counseling room. Additionally, for questions or advice regarding scholarships, please visit the Student Office.
The Academic Office provides advising sessions to students aimed at helping with their studies. The topics
differ for each session, but anyone is free to join.
If a session is to be held, it will be announced in Campus Termial.