KGU International Residence

KGU International Residence

The Kumamoto Gakuen University (KGU) International Residence was completed in early 1998, both to provide accommodations to international students studying at KGU and to promote international understanding through getting to know other international students at the university. It is located in a residential district only about a 10 minute walking distance from the campus.

Equipment and Facilities

1st floor Administration Office, Kitchen, Computer Room, Lobby, Meeting Room, and Japanese-style Room
2nd floor Laundry Room, 8 accommodation rooms
3rd floor 12 accommodation rooms
4th floor 12 accommodation rooms


The rent for a room is 30,000 yen a month (subject to change), including the charges for electricity, water, and a basic charge for telephone.

Accommodation Rooms

Each room is furnished with a bed, desk, closet, bookshelf, and an air conditioner. There is also a common living room for every 3 students and equipped with a small kitchen, refrigerator, and a television. The air conditioners in private bedrooms and dryers in the Laundry Room are coin-operated.