To Current International Students
We inform international students of the important notice regarding the new coronavirus infection as follows;
1. For those who have returned home temporarily
(1) Border Control Measures by Japanese govenment
・Due to the strengthening of the Japanese government's border control
measures,those who have stayed in the following areas within 14 days
of re-entry are not permitted to enter Japan at present.
・ All persons having visited any of the the regions subject to strengthened
quarantine within 14 days before re-entry (on or after the date added as
an area subject to strengthened quarantine),including persons without
symptoms of illness, will be requested to stay for 14 days at a place
designated by the Quarantine Station Chief (such as hotels)and not to use
public transportation such as trains, buses,or taxies.
*Announcement from Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare
To the people arriving in Japan from China and Republic of Korea.
Notice by quarantine station to the persons entering Japan
(2) Okayama University's measures: For those who have stayed in regions
having an infection risk of level 2 or higher within 14 days before
Those who have stayed in regions having an infection risk of level 2 or
higher within 14 days before re-entry, please call Okayama University
Health Service Center.
* Okayama University Health Service Center
phone: 086-251-7217 (Weekdays 8:30am-5:00pm)
Also, please refrain from coming to the university, refrain from going
outside unless necessary and stay in your room for 14 days after re-entry
Please observe your physical condition and ensure to take your
temperature records everyday (twice a day:morning and evening),
wash and keep your hands clean and wear facemasks regularly to
※Okayama University Guidelines to Bear in Mind
Concerning the Novel Coronavirus Infection
※Okayama University Health Service Center
(3) Procedures associated with the above measures
・Contact your faculty / graduate school
・Procedure for Residents of Okayama University Dormitories for
※If you are unable to return to your dormitory by the scheduled time
due to entry restrictions or strengthened quarantine after re-entry,
please contact International Student Office
※If you have stayed in countries or regions having an infectious risk
level of 2 or higher within 14 days,please notify the dormitory
・Signs for scholarship
Please carefully check your e-mail from International Students Office,
as we have contacted individually to those recipient.
・Procedure for authorized absence
2. Suspected infection with the new coronavirus
If you have any of the following symptoms, please consult the nearest
"Information Center for Returnee or Contact Person"
・ When you have symptoms of coughing, fever (approx. 37.5 degrees or
above), diarrhea, and/or muscle pains.
・ When you feel severely sluggish (severe fatigue) or feeling of dyspnea
As a result of the consultation, in the case that there is a suspicion of
novel coronavirus infection,you will be asked to go to a medical institute
that has established a returnee or contact outpatient facility.
Please wear a mask and undergo an examination at that facility.
※Information center for returnee or contact person
3. When infected with the new coronavirus
Please contact your faculty/graduate school and call Okayama University
Health Service Center（086-251-7217).
4. Other Information regarding COVID-19
A DAILY LIFE SUPPORT PORTAL FOR FOREIGN NATIONALS
Information related to New Coronavirus Infection(COVID-19) from
Immigration Services Agency
Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare・Q & A on Coronavirus Disease