University of Kansas' "Japan Then and Now" Program (U.S. University Program)

This three-week program (May 16-June 5, 2017) in Japan is open to undergraduate and graduate students of all academic disciplines from any accredited university or college. There is no Japanese language requirement for the program. The program offers a hands-on, in-depth look at pre-modern and modern Japanese history through visits to sites that provide visual evidence of past historical events. Students will stay in a homestay in Hiratsuka for one week of the program as well as visit Tokyo, Hiratsuka, Kyoto, Nara, Hiroshima, and Osaka.

For more information and to apply online, please visit the program website at:

Late applications can be accepted after the program deadline, but please contact Renee Frias at the KU Office of Study Abroad ( to apply after the March 1 deadline.