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How to Give - Graduates and Individual Donors

Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University accepts pledges via internet or through paper documents.
There are a number of options available for you to make a gift.
Please see below for details. To select a specific cause for your gift, please click here.

Four Payment Methods to Make a Donation* Click to go to the relevant section

Donations via credit card

■ Giving via credit card

Payments can be made using credit cards with the following logos.
Donors may choose between a one-time donation or a recurring gift.

To give using a credit card, please register using the button below.
You will be redirected to a secure external site.

Donations via bank or Japan Post Bank


contact us to receive the necessary forms. After filling in the necessary information, and send it to the address below by post or email.


Transfer the funds to the designated account at the teller window of a bank or Japan Post Bank.


After the funds have been transferred, we will send you a receipt for your donation by post.

Donations via direct deposit

Your donation will be automatically withdrawn from the bank account you designate. You can choose to make a recurring donation, where an amount that you designate will be transferred from your account every month. Please download the “Direct Deposit Donation Form” below, or contact us to receive the necessary forms. After filling in the necessary information and affixing your seal (inkan), send the form by post to the address below. You do not need to make a visit to your banking institution to donate.

  • If you would like to donate from an overseas account, please inquire at the address/number below. We will determine whether or not a direct deposit can be made from your account.

Giving directly at APU

Please come to the address below after informing us of your visit.
The process will be easier if you send us the Donation Form in advance.

If you are considering making a donation from a country other than Japan, please get in touch with us at the address/number below before sending in your Donation Form.

INQUIRIES Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific Univerisity Outreach and Research Office
1-1 Jumonjibaru, Beppu City, Oita 874-8577 Japan
Phone: +1-977-78-1136 / Fax: +1-977-78-1113
(09:00-17:00 Japan Time; closed Saturdays, Sundays, and Japanese national holidays)

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