How do I look for housing in Japan? You can look for housing on the internet. There is information on searching for housing and about housing guarantors at the following URL: http://en.ritsumei.ac.jp/lifecareer/student-support/ Related articles Can I live in a university dorm? Where can I collect information on living in Japan? At what times do I have to submit a copy of my Residence Card to the university? If I do plan to leave Japan temporarily, do I need to notify the Immigration Bureau? I am feeling uneasy since I am unaccustomed to living in Japan. Are there any help-desks that I can consult?