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Announcements : LAW: Tokyo 2018

Announcement: LAW: Tokyo 2018

Program Director Information:
Prof. Don Polden
(408) 554-4768

In Case of Emergency:
  • If it is a life-threatening situation, call your local version of 911 first. If you, or someone else, are able to, call the phone number on your CHUBB card so that they can provide you with guidance.
  • Contact your Program Director so that they are aware of the situation and can help locally.
  • Call Santa Clara University's Campus Safety at (408) 554-4444 to let them know about any urgent situations. They will initiate a phone tree at Santa Clara.
  • Send an email ( or leave a voicemail (+1-408-551-1955) at the Center for Global Law and Policy
For calls to Campus Safety and CGLP, please convey the following information:
  1. Caller First and Last Name
  2. Caller relationship to person calling about
  3. Caller contact information
  4. First and Last Name of the student/participant involved
  5. Country in which the student/participant is currently located
  6. Name of the Program Abroad (make sure to mention Law)
  7. SCU ID#
  8. Detailed description of the situation (What happened to whom, when and where, etc.)
  9. Contact information for the student/participant, if different from the caller
  10. Who you have already contacted or left a message with

If you are interested in housing at the Asia Center of Japan please use the following information to make your room reservation. Housing costs are at your own expense and not included in the tuition collected by Santa Clara University. It is up to you to secure a room reservation.

Please contact Mr. Agata, the Head Manager at the Asia Center directly at He and many of his staff speak fluent English. 

8-10-32, Akasaka, Minato-ku
Tokyo  107-0052 JAPAN
Tel (81)-3-3402-6111 
Fax: (81)-3-3402-0738

This information is provided as a resource for you and is in no way an official endorsement of the Asia Center of Japan. The class portion of the program is held at the Asia Center so this could be a convenient location for you to stay. 

Newsletter Tokyo 2018.pdf

Tokyo Facebook Page

Other Documents:
3.12.18 - Email 1 - General information and reminders.pdf
3.19.18 - Email 2 - Financial Aid and Facebook.pdf
4.3.18 - Email #3 - Orientation, Tuition deadline, Passport and Waivers.pdf
4.11.18 - Email #4 - Tuition Due and Orientation.pdf

Class Materials

Prof. Matsushita
Current Outline Santa Clara Program.pdf
exhibit-10--exhibit 13.2.pdf
exhibit-14--exhibit 15.pdf
exhibit-16--exhibit 19-2.pdf
exhibit-20--exhibit 22.pdf
exhibit-23--exhibit 25.pdf

Other Items from SCU:
SCU Student Code of Conduct
Department of State Country Specific Information
Centers for Disease Control Traveler's Health
Department of State Worldwide Travel Alert 
How to Make Sure You Travel with Medication Legally

Department of State - Japan Specific Info.
Centers for Disease Control - Japan Specific Info.
Department of State - South Korea Specific Info.
Centers for Disease Control - South Korea Specific Info.
Department of State - Mongolia Specific Info.
Centers for Disease Control - Mongolia Specific Info.

Miscellaneous Links