NOTICE

How to rent/buy an academic gown

Students who are going to complete courses or graduate from the university in March 2012 are expected to wear an academic gown at the graduation ceremony. For how-to-rent/buy an academic gown, please see below:

1. How to apply

Online application is available "from Jan.16 to Feb.29" through the CO-OP website at: http://www.utcoop.jp/gown/

  Registration desk Time
Hongo CO-OP service counter 10:00 - 19:00
Komaba CO-OP service counter 10:00 - 17:00
Kashiwa CO-OP academic shop 10:00 - 18:00

2. Rental fee/Price (Unit: Yen)

  Rental Purchase
PhD 10,000 45,000
Master/Bachelor 5,000 -
Law school 5,000 -

3. Where to pick up gowns

You need to take the following to the pick-up places shown below:

  1. Graduation letter or an equivalent certificate
  2. Application confirmation email message sent by the CO-OP (hard copy)
  3. Rental fee/Price

Period Time Place
Mar.19 - 21 10:00 - 17:00 Gotenshita Memorial Hall (Hongo)
Mar.22 - 23 7:30 - 10:30
Mar.19 & 21 10:00 - 17:00 CO-OP service counter (Komaba)
11:00 - 18:00 CO-OP academic shop (Kashiwa)

4. Notes:

  • Rented gowns must be returned to the places shown above during March 22 & 23, 10:30 - 17:00.
  • The number of rental gowns is limited; first come first served.

5. Inquiries

The University of Tokyo CO-OP (03-3816-3971)

For the Japanese text of this notice, please refer to the university website: http://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/stu01/h15_05_j.html

Academic Affairs Team (Student Support Unit)
School of Science
The University of Tokyo