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Kasugaoka House Overview

Regarding outage of the Residence Reservation System (RRS)

The RRS has been experiencing issues since December 1, 2020, and is currently unavailable. We are currently investigating these issues and additional information regarding resumption of service will be posted to the Osaka University official homepage when available. We apologize for any inconvenience this has caused and we humbly ask for your patience and understanding regarding this matter. Reservations and other emergencies should be directed to the email address listed below. Thank you for your cooperation.

Facilities Management, Housing Division, Osaka University

The RRS  is currently unavailable. Reservations and inquiries should be directed to the Facilities Management of the Housing Division by email. Please note that we will also not be able to accept reservations or answer inquiries from Monday, December 28 through Sunday, January 3, 2021.

Who may stay at the Kasugaoka House?
• International researchers who are receiving education and/or performing research at Osaka University and/or their family members
• Patients at Osaka University Hospital and Osaka University Dental Hospital and their family members
• Individuals from other universities/research institutes performing collaborative research with Osaka University
• Other individuals whom the Executive Vice President overseeing management of the Kasugaoka House deems appropriate to lodge

Length of Stay
1 month or longer for monthly rates. In the case that your stay is less than one month, weekly rates are applicable.
*Individuals may only stay for the length of their study/research at Osaka University. Hospital patients and related individuals may only stay for the length of time required for treatment.



We ask that you check-in between 3:00 pm and 9:00 pm in the Manager's Office. If you will not be able to check in during this time, please contact the Manager's Office in advance. (Tel: 072-626-6228)

Please check-out between 8:00 am and 10:00 am. Individuals checking out before 8:00 am must contact the Manager's Office in advance and leave their key in the key box located in front of the Manager's Office when they check out. Individuals staying in Accommodations for Long Stays (room types A, B, and C) must undergo a room check by the manager by the day before they check out.


Payment by credit card can be made at the Manager's Office. (Accepted cards: VISA, MasterCard, China UnionPay)

Those without a credit card are asked to pay via transfer to a designated university account. (Transfer fees must also be paid at the guest's expense.) For more details, please contact the Manager's Office.

Those who want their fees to be covered by subsidies for operating expenses or grants-in-aid for research for Osaka University are requested to contact their host school or research institute.

Details on the cancellation policy for the Kasugaoka House can be found here.


There is no parking available, so please utilize public transportation such as trains or buses when visiting.

Accommodations for long stays

  • Accommodations for international researchers of Osaka University, researchers from other institutions and their families, as well as university hospital patients and/or their family members who stay 30 nights or more. (International students and undergraduate students are not allowed to use this facility.)

  • Accommodations for short stays

  • Accommodations for researchers and students of Osaka University as well as university hospital patients and/or their family members who stay less than 30 nights. (International students and undergraduate students are not allowed to use this facility.)
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