Student Life

Past and present students share their thoughts and experiences on studying in Japan.


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Overall, I really enjoyed the program! I’m very thankful to have been a part of it, and I’d definitely recommend it to serious students. Thank you so much for the valuable opportunity!

—Kelly Couto

I enjoyed taking the conversation class because the instructors chose interesting topics that also translated well into real life situations. It didn’t feel like practice without a purpose.

—Brenna Morlock


Get a better picture of KCP students on various learning adventures; from classroom activities to visits to historical sites. Also, get a glimpse of the dorm/homestay life, and the KCP campus and neighborhood.

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Finding your way around Japan and the KCP neighborhood is much easier with a map. For your convenience, here are some to help guide you as you travel. Be sure to check out our virtual tour of the KCP building — a great introduction to our learning space.

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KCP Neighborhood

Student Posts

Read the writings of KCP students who share their travels, learnings and everything else from their stay in Japan.

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4.7 stars based on 474 reviews   View All

The teachers at KCP are always eager to help students in any way they can.

Emerald from 2013

I found that the most helpful activity is speaking practice, both in class and outside of class.

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The teachers at KCP helped me a lot.

Marylea from Winter 2020

The fact that the teachers push you to use the best Japanese you can really helped me to better understand the language in a way that just learning from a friend wouldn’t. I loved going to class and learning the material as it was presented.

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