Three Campuses of the University of Tokyo
The University of Tokyo (“UT” in abbreviation) has three campuses: Hongo, Komaba, and Kashiwa, located in different areas.
Please note that ALL IWL ACTIVITIES take place at the Hongo Campus. Make sure not to confuse them!
Hongo Campus, 7-3-1 Hongo, Bukyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0033
Location and access:
The Hongo Campus is conveniently located in the center of Tokyo. Access by public transportation is easy.
Nearest stations: Hongo san-cho-me (Subway Marunouchi Line and Oedo Line), Nezu (Subway Chiyoda Line), Todai-mae (Subway Namboku Line). 10 to 12 minutes’ walk from these stations.
Campus Map and Highlights:
A detailed Hongo campus map is available here:
There are a lot of shops, convenience stores, cafés, and restaurants very close to campus. The 2018 IWL UT Office will provide the participants with a neighborhood guide map upon registration.
Highlights of the Campus:
Dining on campus in Hongo
Within walking distance of the IWL venue (2 to 8 minutes), there are a lot of shops and eating places on campus, ranging from cafés and students’ dining halls to luxurious restaurants. Here is a list of some of them (the number refers to the number indicated on the following guide map).
Chuo Dining Hall (5)
Dai-ni Dining Hall (6)
Café Icho Metro (7)
Cafés (coffee and light meals):
Starbucks Coffee (15)
Doutor Coffee (16)
UT Café Berthollet Rouge (20)
Hibiya Matsumotoro (4)
Café Pelicano Italian Restaurant (12)
Restaurant Chinzanso Camellia (13)
The Hongo campus guide map to shops and eating places is available here:
Other facilities at the University of Tokyo
General information: http://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/en/about/facilities.html
Please note that some of the services offered by the facilities listed below are not open to the public and can be limited to the university members. For details, please check with the information desk of each facility.
Botanical Gardens: http://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/en/about/gardens.html
Athletic Facilities: http://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/en/about/athletic.html