Benefits

A variety of services are available to alumni dues-paying members.

Main services

Mailings of the Alumni Association Magazine, Waseda Gakuho +




Waseda Gakuho is a magazine published by the Waseda University Alumni Association (WUAA) six times a year, on the 15th of odd-numbered months. Full of information on the wide-ranging activities of alumni, the university, and the WUAA, the magazine provides a picture of what Waseda is like now. Dues-paying alumni can receive the magazine in the mail.
If you are paying alumni dues but do not receive the magazine, it may be necessary to change your address.

Click here for how to change your address.

Click here for details on the Waseda Gakuho. (Japanese only)

Using the Alumni Salon +




Located on the top floor of the Okuma Memorial Tower, the Alumni Salon boasts a lovely view with a sense of spaciousness.

[Who can use the Alumni Salon?]

■ Individual use
  • 1Alumni Association Card holders (dues-paying members can have cards made)
  • 2Waseda Card holders
  • 3Waseda Supporters Club members card holders (individual members only; excludes group members)

The above users can bring one guest each, and Waseda Gold Card holders can bring up to two guests, and Waseda Platinum Card holders up to three guests.

■ Group use

The following conditions must be met.

  • 1Users must be registered Tomonkai members of the WUAA.
  • 2Tomonkai Officers (the three highest ranks) and all applicants must be paying alumni dues.
  • 3The public activities of any organizations involved must be approved by the Tomonkai Chairman.
[How to use]

Availability: Monday – Saturday (excluding holidays)

Hours: Alumni Salon (Meetings/Parties) Small Meeting Room
9:00 – 12:00 Group use Group use
12:00 – 18:00 Individual use
(no group reservations)
Group use
(Available for individual use when there are no group reservations; not available for full private use)
18:00 – 21:00 Group use Group use

* Facilities may be unavailable depending on the academic calendar and university operations, including during break periods at the end/start of the year as well as summer and winter break.

Check details here. Schedule/Vacancies (Japanese only)

* The whole building is non-smoking. Smokers can use the designated smoking corner on the first floor of the Okuma Memorial Tower.
* Please refrain from behaviors that disturb other users (loud noises, phone conversations, sleeping, etc.).
* Groups must have at least one current student or alumnus in order to use the facility.

Click here for details. (Japanese only)

Using WELBOX, a Members-Only Welfare Service (for Residents of Japan) +




WELBOX is a welfare service for residents of Japan provided by the Waseda University Alumni Association.
Dues-paying alumni can use MyWaseda online to get special member discounts on hotels or tours for travel, movie tickets, restaurants, leisure facilities, and more. Users must be a first or second-degree relative of a member.
There are even more benefits for Waseda Card holders. We encourage you to use your WELBOX in your daily life.

Click here for details. (Japanese only)

For Overseas Residents

WELBOX is a service that can only be used within Japan. Thank you for your understanding.

Using Waseda University Library Facilities +




The Central Library, Toyama Library, Science and Engineering Library, and Tokorozawa Library are available for use. To use other libraries and reading rooms, you may need permission from each facility.
See Libraries & Reading Rooms for details.

[Available Services]

Viewing materials within the facility, copying materials, using audio-visual materials within the facility

[How to Use]

Waseda Card holders can use their Waseda Card as identification to enter the library. If you don’t have an Alumni Association Card, you can have one issued.

Click here for details.