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APU has a range of state-of-the-art amenities and equipment located in fourteen major buildings across the 416,000m² wide campus. These facilities serve as a base for academic interaction between Japan and the world while also providing students and faculty members a venue for study, research and various other activities.

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Building A Building B Building BⅡ Building C Building D Building E Building EⅡ Building F Building FⅡ Building G Building H Building I Building J AP House 1 AP House 2 AP House 5

Campus Facility list

Building A (Administration)

Building A serves as the administrative hub of the university. It includes the Admissions Office for student recruitment, and the Outreach and Research Office, which is in charge of extracurricular activities in general, such as off-campus programs. Furthermore, meeting and multipurpose rooms are also located here.

1F Office of International Admissions/Office of Domestic Admissions/Office of Institutional Planning (PR and Brand Communication Team)
2F Outreach and Research Office / CREOTECH CO., LTD Office
3F Conference Rooms
4F Office of Institutional Planning
5F Guest Rooms

Building B (Faculty Offices)

Building B houses the Student Office for student support, including support for job hunting. It also houses the Academic Office for academic affairs. In addition, Faculty Offices and Seminar Project Rooms are also located here.

1F Student Office / Academic Office/ College Office
2F Research Meeting Rooms (RMR) / RCAPS Conference Room
3F-5F Faculty Offices / Seminar Project Rooms

Building BII (Faculty Offices II)

Building BⅡ contains language lecturer offices, student computer rooms and individual faculty offices, and the Institute Academic Laboratory including student computer rooms, lounge and more. This building is also home to the APU Confucius Institute – a center for Chinese language and cultural studies.

1F Lecturers’ Office / Center for Language Education / Student Counseling Room / APU Confucius Institute
2F Institute Academic Laboratory / Faculty Offices
3F Faculty Offices

Building C (Millennium Hall)

Building C, the Millennium Hall, hosts the APU entrance and graduation ceremonies, special lectures, international cultural events and international conventions, and much more. The Hall serves as a focal point for interaction between APU and the local and global community.

Building D (Media Center)

Housing the APU Library and multimedia labs and rooms, Building D serves as APU’s information and media hub. Also located here are the computer assisted language instruction (CAI) rooms and information processing rooms.

1F APU Library / Multimedia Room / Academic Office (Library Office) / Classrooms D101-D111
2F APU Library / Classrooms D201-D214
3F Classrooms D301-D305 / Information Processing Seminar Rooms 2-6 / Multimedia LaboratoryⅠ / CAI Classrooms 1-12 / Information Systems Administrative Office

Building E (Student Union)

Building E is a place where students can gather and interact. Located on the 1st floor are the Pacific Café and the 900-seat Cafeteria. A work space for student organizations, student lounge, studio, music rehearsal space, and a Japanese-style room are located on the 2nd floor.

1F Cafeteria / Pacific Cafe
2F Student Hall / The Quiet Space

Building EII (Student Union II)

On the 1st floor is the Co-op, your one stop shop for books, magazines, groceries and daily goods. A multipurpose hall for lectures and student events is located on the 2nd floor in addition to a student organisation presentation and work space.

1F APU Co-op
2F Multipurpose Hall / Presentation Space

Building F (Classrooms)

Building F houses additional faculty offices, rooms for lectures and seminars including small classrooms for 30 to 50 students and medium to large classrooms for 100 to 300 students. The Self- Access Learning Center (SALC) is also located in Building F to provide a study space and support for extracurricular language study.

1F Classrooms F101-F112 / Hut Of Peace Spirit - Tea Ceremony Room / Self-Access Learning Center
2F Classrooms F201-F214 / Refresh Commons
3F Classrooms F301-F304 / Faculty Offices

Building FII (Classrooms II)

Building FⅡ contains 30-seater class rooms, 300-seater lecture theatres. Building FII is primarily used for lectures and classes.

1F Classrooms FⅡ120-FⅡ127
2F Classrooms FⅡ220-FⅡ234
3F Classrooms FⅡ302-FⅡ331

Building G (Gymnasium)

Building G contains an international standard basketball court, a fitness room and other sports and fitness related facilities. Together with a range of outdoor sports grounds, these facilities also help to encourage greater communication and interaction between students through sports.

Building H (Graduate School)

In addition to large classrooms for 200-300 students, there is also a lecture theatre located on the 2nd floor capable of holding approximately 150 students. Graduate school lectures are held in this building.

1F Classrooms H101-H102
2F Classrooms H201-H202
3F Faculty Offices

Building I (Tokimachiba)

The gateway to the campus, this building is as a bus shelter where students can wait for buses in comfort. The lounge is equipped with outlets so students can work on their computers, and they can eat and drink there. There is also a convenience store on the premises. Students can study or relax in this space while they wait for their buses.
A contest was held to select the name of the building, and Tokimachiba (a combination of the Japanese characters for ‘time’, ‘wait’, and ‘place’) was selected based on the kind sentiment of the winning contestant who said she wanted “this place to make time spent waiting for the bus more rewarding, if even just a little bit.”

Building J (Green Commons)

Almost all of the central wooden structure is made of cedar wood from Oita Prefecture. In addition to classrooms that can accommodate up to 200 students, there are classrooms dedicated to group work, spaces for students to stay, faculty research rooms, and other facilities, as well as a space for community collaboration that can be used by local residents.

1F J101-J105 Classrooms/ Green Commons Stage/ Cozy Commons 1 & 2/ Cafe Commons/Sakura Lounge/Meeting Rooms 1-4/Project Room
2F J201-J204 Classrooms/Triangle Gallery/SATOYAMA Gallery/Cozy Commons 3/Meeting Rooms 5 & 6/Inclusive Restrooms
3F J301-J308 Classrooms/Faculty Offices/Innovation living Room/APS Lounge/APM Lounge/ST Lounge

AP House 1, AP House 2

AP House is on-campus housing for international and domestic students. It includes student rooms, shower units and shared dining and kitchen spaces on each floor, as well as shared bathrooms and conference rooms. In 2007 two new buildings were added to AP House bringing the total student intake capacity of AP House to 1,310.

AP House 5

New on-campus housing. There are a total of 261 rooms, including 7 barrier-free rooms. The entrance is on the 4th floor connected to the campus by a bridge. The floors are divided into centrally located social spaces and privacy-oriented living spaces.