Application Periods & Forms

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We know that applying to college can be confusing. Why not email us, call us, or even come visit us in Chiba? We’ll do what we can to make the process as easy and as painless as possible! But hurry! The final deadline to apply for this fall will be here soon!

For Admission in Fall 2021

<Application within Japan> 
It’s not too late to apply for Fall 2021 if:
– You are a Japanese citizen, OR
– You possess a valid status of residence in Japan.
Reach out to us today, and we’ll be happy to guide you through the process!

Application Period Result Notification Enrollment Deadline
Fall Early Admission September 15, 2020 – November 2, 2020 On or before December 23, 2020 May 31, 2021
Fall Regular Admission November 3, 2020 – January 29, 2021 On or before May 1, 2021 June 30, 2021
Fall Late Admission I February 1, 2021 – April 9, 2021 On or before May 17, 2021 June 30, 2021
Fall Late Admission II April 12, 2021 – June 11, 2021 On or before July 9, 2021 July 30, 2021

<Application from Overseas>
If you do not possess Japanese nationality or a valid status of residence in Japan, we’re sorry to say that we are no longer taking applications for Fall 2021.
It’s not too early, though, to start thinking about 2022! Reach out to us today, and we can start planning together for next year!

Students who wish to be considered for the Scholarship for Students from Countries Qualifying for the Japanese Government’s Official Development Assistance (ODA) are strongly recommended to submit their applications during the “
Fall Early Admission” or “Fall Regular Admission” period.

Application Forms (Admission in Fall 2021)

Application forms for admission for 2021 Fall are now available to download.
To apply, please download, print, and fill out the forms. Applications should be mailed to the Admissions Office before the deadline. Please note that you cannot apply online.

All application materials must be received by the deadline.
We recommend that applicants send the documents by express mail or courier delivery (FedEx, DHL, etc.) well ahead of the deadline as there may be a considerable delay in international delivery.

Send application to :  Admissions Office, Tokyo Christian University 3-301-5-1 Uchino, Inzai City, Chiba 270-1347 JAPAN

<Application Guide>
Please read the ‘Application Guide’ carefully before you apply.
(Application Guide for August 2021 admission)

<Application Forms>
Download the entire application documents.
(Application Documents for 2021 Fall Admission)

Download the application documents individually.
(Application Form)

(Academic Reference)

(Pastoral Reference)

(Christian Reference)

(English Proficiency Evaluation)

(Application Fee Waiver Request)

(Commuting Request)

(Health Status/Special Assistance Request)

<Scholarship Application> 
Those who wish to apply for the scholarships should read the ‘Application Guide’, page 12 and submit the scholarship application forms at time of application for admission.

*To receive the application forms by airmail, please contact the Admissions Office ( and provide your postal address.

Application for Transfer Students (Spring and Fall 2021)

Application procedure and application forms are different for transfer students (Spring and Fall 2021 admission).
Those who wish to apply as a transfer student should take the Prescreening Consultation. Please send the Prescreening Consultation form along with academic transcript(s) from the institution(s) where you completed (or expect to complete) your post-secondary education.
The Admissions office will review the documents and determine whether you are eligible to apply as a transfer student and the year you can transfer into. Send your document to the Admissions Office by email (

(Application Gide for Transfer Students)
(Prescreening Consultation Form)

Please contact the Admissions Office ( ) for more details.