News- About

02 Aug 2018
  • About

Education Promotion and Student Support Department, General Student Support Center to be partially closed for summer holidays

Kyoto University's Education Promotion and Student Support Department (EPSSD) and General Student Support Center (GSSC) will suspend certain operations on the dates specified below (see 1) in addition to during the University holiday period, which runs from Monday 13 through Wednesday 15 August, so as to promote staff health and contribute to nationwide efforts to reduce summertime energy consumption.

Additionally, some of EPSSD and GSSC student services will be unavailable between 12:00 and 13:00 during the periods indicated below in section 2.

1. EPSSD/GSSC closure dates and offices affected

Dates

Thursday 16 and Friday 17 August 2018

Offices affected

  • GSSC Counseling Office
  • GSSC Career Support Office*
  • GSSC Disability Support Office*
  • Kagai Katsudo Gakari (Extracurricular Activities Section), EPSSD Welfare Division
  • Kosei Gakari (Welfare Section), EPSSD Welfare Division
  • Kyoiku Kikaku Gakari (Education Planning Section), EPSSD Educational Planning Division
  • Kyoiku Project Suishin Shitsu (Educational Project Promotion Office), EPSSD Educational Planning Division

* The Career Support Office and Disability Support Office will be open, but not offer counter services, on the above dates.

2. EPSSD/GSSC no-service hour

Period

Monday 6 August – Friday 28 September 2018

No-service hour

12:00–13:00

Offices affected

  • GSSC Career Support Office
  • Shogaku Gakari (Scholarship Affairs Section), EPSSD Student Affairs Division
  • Kagai Katsudo Gakari (Extracurricular Activities Section), EPSSD Welfare Division
  • Kosei Gakari (Welfare Section), EPSSD Welfare Division
  • Kokan Ryugau Gakari (Student Exchange Section), EPSSD International Education and Student Mobility Division
  • Kaigai Ryugaku Gakari (Study-Abroad Section), EPSSD International Education and Student Mobility Division

Period

Wednesday 8 August – Friday 28 September 2018

No-service hour

12:00–13:00

Offices affected

  • Ryugakusei Shien Gakari (International Student Support Section), EPSSD International Education and Student Mobility Division