Information regarding class cancellations, make-up classes, and classroom changes will be made available on Campus Terminal. Please be sure to check these before attending classes.
If an instructor does not appear after the class starts, please promptly inform the Academic Office. A class will be cancelled if the instructor does not arrive at the classroom within 20 minutes of the beginning of class. Classes will also be cancelled if public transportation stops due to typhoon, snow, or a strike.
Procedures for Classes during Severe Weather and / or Suspension of Public Transportation
Classes may be cancelled in either one of the following circumstances. These measures will also apply during the final examination period. Before making any decisions during these situations, students are strongly advised to frequently check the Campus Terminal for updates and comply with the decision and / or instructions issued by the University.
- When a storm alert (boufu keiho) or other weather-related emergency warning is issued for Beppu.
- When both Oita Kotsu Bus and Kamenoi Bus completely stop their service to and from APU.
|Times of Decision||Time of Announcement||Response|
|6:30 a.m.||approx. 6:45 a.m.||Periods 1 and 2 will be cancelled|
|10:30 a.m.||approx.10:45 a.m.||Classes from Period 3 onward will be cancelled|
|After 10:30 a.m.||As decided||Decisions will be made as appropriate|
Class Cancellation Information
Information regarding the cancellation of classes may be accessed on Campus Terminal.
Campus Terminal may also be accessed by mobile phone.
As a rule, if a class is cancelled, a make-up class will be held. In principle, make-up classes will be held on the designated date. Make-up classes are usually held on Saturday, and you can confirm the designated dates from Academic Calendar. In certain circumstances, make-up classes may be held before the actual cancelled class. If a class is cancelled, please note the instruction of your faculty and the notice of Campus Terminal. Make-up class timetables will be posted on the Campus Terminal on the Tuesday prior to the make-up day. As classrooms and class times for make-up classes may differ from those of the regular class, please be sure to check the Campus Terminal.
Information on temporary or permanent classroom changes will be posted on Campus Terminal.