For researchers

Handbook for International Researchers (PDF)

This Handbook contains information about various procedures from coming to Japan and to leaving from Japan.

For students

The International Student Prospectus

This brochure introduces how to apply to our University, what subjects are available in each faculty, and what it is like to live in Hokkaido.

Life in Sapporo

“Living in Sapporo” Handbook

This Handbook is an electronic version of the booklet regarding to the information about daily life in Sapporo. This is translated into 4 languages as English, Chinese, Korean and Russian.


Information on living in Sapporo for foreign residents

On this website, various latest information of Sapporo is put in multiple languages.


Multilingual Living Information

On this website, various information of daily life is put in 13 languages.


Living Information for Residents

This is the website of City of Sapporo and you can get information related to daily life in Sapporo, such as garbage sorting guide, and also access to useful links such as festivals and other interesting facilities in Sapporo.


Yokoso Sapporo

This is an official tourism information website provided by City of Sapporo.


Foreign exchange & international ATM map in Sapporo (PDF)

You can get the location of ATMs available for international cards.
These information are also provided in Chinese and Korean, too. Please access from the above website.

In the case of an emergency

(accident, crime, fire, injury or sudden illness)

Emergency contact information

Emergency Contacts are introduced at the HU website


“Living in Sapporo” Handbook” by City of Sapporo: (PDF)

To prepare for an emergency situation, please read through the above information occasionally.

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